My new baby .. Metro Arms Corp American Classic II 1911

Discussion in 'The 1911 Forum' started by dbcooper, Aug 10, 2016.

  1. Grizzley1

    Grizzley1 Well-Known Member

    Aug 31, 2014
    Oregon.
    Dang, I like that snakeskin checkering, if you get too annoyed at that tight barrel bushing and decide to throw it in the trash, my garbage can has a lot of room. ;)
     
  2. flboots

    flboots Well-Known Member

    Aug 21, 2012
    Northeast Florida
    Congrats to the proud papa. Its a great looking baby(gun). Hope mama is doing well. You take care of that baby now. :p:D:).
     
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  3. dbcooper

    dbcooper Well-Known Member

  4. carver

    carver Moderator Supporting Member

  5. dbcooper

    dbcooper Well-Known Member

    the link I posted was for the gun I have and they say 8+1 but who knows!:D

    I tend to go with your findings since I was able to get 9 !
     
  6. Steveusmc

    Steveusmc Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Beautiful looking gun and a good shooter, money well spent.
     
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  7. flyingtiger85

    flyingtiger85 Well-Known Member

    Aug 24, 2010
    Nevada
    I got my S&W model-10 now my next gun will probably be a 9mm 1911.It will be a while, I'm out of gun funds at the moment.
     
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  8. Steveusmc

    Steveusmc Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    I just looked these 1911s up, never heard of them. I got a tisas 1911 a while back and it was just a few dollars less than yours, but mine has ftf fte all the time. I wish I knew about these at the time.
     
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  9. carver

    carver Moderator Supporting Member

    Both problems can be fixed at little cost. You need to take it to a qualified gun smith. I've seen these kind of problems fixed for as little as $50.
     
  10. firefighter1635

    firefighter1635 Well-Known Member

    Jan 4, 2012
    FEMA Region V
    You shouldn't have any problems with that metro arms 1911 DB. I have the Amigo model (commander) with around 1500 rounds down the pipe and it's never hiccuped once. Great purchase, enjoy. ;)
     
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  11. dbcooper

    dbcooper Well-Known Member

    Carver
    I went back and looked at the Wilson Combat Mag I bought for it and it is stamped 1-10 down the side where the cut out is
    So that Mag makes it a 10+1
     
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  12. Fordpkup

    Fordpkup Active Member

    94
    Jun 4, 2016
    Nice 1911, It's good the bushing is tight. It will wear in.
     
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  13. Steveusmc

    Steveusmc Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    db how's that metro working so far. I'm looking to add one and that's a real nice looking 1911.
     
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  14. Clipper

    Clipper Well-Known Member

    Mar 21, 2010
    Amarillo, TX
    I have had two Metro 1911's in my case for several years, and can attest to the quality of both of them, even had a problem (my fault) and had to contact Customer Service..Nice to work with, solved my problem!
     
  15. dbcooper

    dbcooper Well-Known Member

    I've got about 200 trouble free rounds down it so far
    I'm liking it more everyday
     
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