GUN Para PXT, go/no go?

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  1. Dumbstixlars

    Dumbstixlars Ron Paul/AR-15/Glock/old car/Scooby/R/C croo OT Supporter

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    Found a local shop that I didn't even know existed. I've been sorta looking around for a 1911 and they have a Para PXT 4.25 there for $606, has Novaks, skelenized adjustable trigger, skeletonized hammer. Is this a decent price? Did a little quick research and turned up nothing.
     
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    Dumbstixlars Ron Paul/AR-15/Glock/old car/Scooby/R/C croo OT Supporter

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    I can get a Tactical RIA for $454 OTD from the same place. I was thinking about it instead of the Para.
     
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    Springfield?
     
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    Dumbstixlars Ron Paul/AR-15/Glock/old car/Scooby/R/C croo OT Supporter

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    Springers are kinda high around here. I'd like to have an officer's model, but they are all out of my price range. Truth be told, even the Para was a little more then I wanted to spend. I'd buy a base RIA commander, but I don't care for the hump and bump sights.
     
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    I rented a Para P14-45 and was very pleased.
     
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    Dumbstixlars Ron Paul/AR-15/Glock/old car/Scooby/R/C croo OT Supporter

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    Cool, take pics too.
     
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    Dumbstixlars Ron Paul/AR-15/Glock/old car/Scooby/R/C croo OT Supporter

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    Dumbstixlars Ron Paul/AR-15/Glock/old car/Scooby/R/C croo OT Supporter

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    Thanks for the invite, have plans to meet up with a coworker to try out my new AK + I gotta work on getting an engine ready to go into my 4X4.
     
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    Dumbstixlars Ron Paul/AR-15/Glock/old car/Scooby/R/C croo OT Supporter

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    How'd it go?
     
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    Dumbstixlars Ron Paul/AR-15/Glock/old car/Scooby/R/C croo OT Supporter

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    Cool, I stopped by that shop again. They lowered the price on that Para, which got me to thinking about it.
     
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    eWRXshun hai

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    i had a para tac-4 LDA.

    trigger was sweet but the grip was fat as fuck and it FTF'd at least once each mag.
     
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    Dumbstixlars Ron Paul/AR-15/Glock/old car/Scooby/R/C croo OT Supporter

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    They don't make the Mil-spec's in commander length though.
     
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    Dumbstixlars Ron Paul/AR-15/Glock/old car/Scooby/R/C croo OT Supporter

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    I don't even "need" a 1911. :cool: I found a RIA commander for $430 at another dealer, but I don't know how much it'll cost to get Novaks put on it.
     
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    Dumbstixlars Ron Paul/AR-15/Glock/old car/Scooby/R/C croo OT Supporter

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    You don't think the RIA is upgradeable?
     
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    Dumbstixlars Ron Paul/AR-15/Glock/old car/Scooby/R/C croo OT Supporter

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    Impulse crew signing in.
     
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    Dumbstixlars Ron Paul/AR-15/Glock/old car/Scooby/R/C croo OT Supporter

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    :werd: If I'da had my checkbook that Para would be mine.
     
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    Dumbstixlars Ron Paul/AR-15/Glock/old car/Scooby/R/C croo OT Supporter

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    Really?
     
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    Dumbstixlars Ron Paul/AR-15/Glock/old car/Scooby/R/C croo OT Supporter

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    Point taken. Thanks for the info/links!
     
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    Dumbstixlars Ron Paul/AR-15/Glock/old car/Scooby/R/C croo OT Supporter

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    I'm doomed, I already have BRD and Glockidas.
     

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