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Old 09-05-2011, 02:39 PM
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Has S&W quit making this pistol? This is the scandium frame and 4 1/4" bbl. with the black finish and wood grips. It is still being shown, but over to the side it says out of stock.
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Old 09-05-2011, 03:47 PM
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Has S&W quit making this pistol? This is the scandium frame and 4 1/4" bbl. with the black finish and wood grips. It is still being shown, but over to the side it says out of stock.
I believe it would be the E series 1911 now. They make it with the 41\4 barrel. Check this..

Product: Model SW1911Sc<br>E-Series™, Round Butt, Scandium Frame
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Old 09-05-2011, 04:17 PM
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Looks like they made cosmetic changes and up the price.
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Old 09-06-2011, 08:44 AM
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Dixiejack,

I found several on gunbroker and various other websites, if you would like I can send you some links...
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Old 09-06-2011, 01:04 PM
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I found several on gunbroker and various other websites, if you would like I can send you some links...
I would appreciate that a lot. Thanks.
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Old 09-07-2011, 08:31 AM
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Will do it this evening when I get back home from work.
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Old 09-08-2011, 06:37 AM
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Thanks for all the research. I noticed that all the 1911PD's that were advertised by the shops were "out of stock." This usually means that they are not being made anymore. I will keep an eye on gun broker.com. Thanks again.
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Old 09-08-2011, 07:21 PM
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Well, I got an email from S-W today saying that the 1911PD (Commander Compatible) had been discontinued, but they are making similar models. I guess if I want one the 1911 PD, I will be looking for one online.
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Well, I got an email from S-W today saying that the 1911PD (Commander Compatible) had been discontinued, but they are making similar models. I guess if I want one the 1911 PD, I will be looking for one online.
If you want a PD, here's one for $650 LNIB, 50-100 rounds through it. I can't believe this will be available for long. If I didn't already have one, It would be mine. Actually if I had the extra dough it would be mine now..

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Too late.... I fell victim to my obsession....
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Old 09-12-2011, 07:18 AM
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Good for you. I am sure you will enjoy it. I clicked on the link you gave me and I would have to join before I could poke around. Must be a pretty tight forum.
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Here's a picture I copied from the thread... I really can't afford this.. but could not stand to see it go..
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Old 09-14-2011, 07:39 PM
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I have a PD with a 5" barrel that I bought in 2008. It seemed they stopped making the 5" Government model shortly after that. I've always wondered why. Was there a problem with them? Most of my guns are S&W from snubbies to ARs but I only have 1 1911 so don't have anything to compare with.
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