What say you OD

What say you OD

This is a discussion on What say you OD within the General Firearm Discussion forums, part of the Related Topics category; take a look at this and give your opinion. http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction/Vie...?Item=45553227...

Results 1 to 12 of 12

Thread: What say you OD

  1. #1
    Administrative Ban Array Bruces45's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Warrensburg, NY
    Posts
    1,550

    What say you OD

    take a look at this and give your opinion.
    http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction/Vie...?Item=45553227



  2. #2
    OD*
    OD* is offline
    Moderator
    Array OD*'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    Coopersville
    Posts
    11,236
    I'd have to pass.

    The heavily buffed and blued '42 Drewry receiver might be salvagable, but not worth $400.
    "The pistol, learn it well, carry it always ..." ~ Jeff Cooper

    "Terrorists: They hated you yesterday, they hate you today, and they will hate you tomorrow. End the cycle of hatred, donít give them a tomorrow."

  3. #3
    Assistant Administrator
    Array P95Carry's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2005
    Location
    South West PA
    Posts
    25,484
    Wow - that looks pretty beat up!
    Chris - P95
    NRA Certified Instructor & NRA Life Member.

    "To own a gun and assume that you are armed
    is like owning a piano and assuming that you are a musician!."


    http://www.rkba-2a.com/ - a portal for 2A links, articles and some videos.

  4. #4
    Administrative Ban Array Bruces45's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Warrensburg, NY
    Posts
    1,550
    What kind o frame is that? Is it me or dosn't that pistol look liek a commander length.

  5. #5
    OD*
    OD* is offline
    Moderator
    Array OD*'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    Coopersville
    Posts
    11,236
    You're correct Bruce, it's a Commander length slide on a GM frame. GHD are the initials of Brigadier General Guy H. Drewry, Army inspector for the Springfield Ordnance District. When I first saw your post, I thought maybe the dude was trying to pass it off as a General Officers Model.
    "The pistol, learn it well, carry it always ..." ~ Jeff Cooper

    "Terrorists: They hated you yesterday, they hate you today, and they will hate you tomorrow. End the cycle of hatred, donít give them a tomorrow."

  6. #6
    Administrative Ban Array Bruces45's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Warrensburg, NY
    Posts
    1,550
    The reliefs by the trigger for your finger just don't look right. As welll as the grip safety, thumb safety. Looks like someone just took a bunch o parts and put it together.

  7. #7
    OD*
    OD* is offline
    Moderator
    Array OD*'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    Coopersville
    Posts
    11,236
    Oh yeah, when I said receiver, I meant "bare."
    In addition to the parts you mentioned, the magazine release is wrong, trigger is wrong and the MSH is wrong too. The stock panels look like the baby poop brown ones that came with the early Springer GIs.
    The whole top end is wrong, finger reliefs look OK to me.
    "The pistol, learn it well, carry it always ..." ~ Jeff Cooper

    "Terrorists: They hated you yesterday, they hate you today, and they will hate you tomorrow. End the cycle of hatred, donít give them a tomorrow."

  8. #8
    VIP Member Array Bud White's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2004
    Location
    Away - Health Problems
    Posts
    17,353
    its a spare parts gun

  9. #9
    OD*
    OD* is offline
    Moderator
    Array OD*'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    Coopersville
    Posts
    11,236
    Quote Originally Posted by Bud White
    its a spare parts gun
    Without a doubt, I would like to have the GHD frame though.
    "The pistol, learn it well, carry it always ..." ~ Jeff Cooper

    "Terrorists: They hated you yesterday, they hate you today, and they will hate you tomorrow. End the cycle of hatred, donít give them a tomorrow."

  10. #10
    Administrative Ban Array Bruces45's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Warrensburg, NY
    Posts
    1,550
    looks liek spare parts from a Colt 1991.
    OD, but it take what parts ya want and piece it back together and let her go

  11. #11
    OD*
    OD* is offline
    Moderator
    Array OD*'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    Coopersville
    Posts
    11,236
    You know Bruce, that might not be a bad idea, USGI frames are hard to come by. Can you make out whose slide that is, I can't on my end.
    "The pistol, learn it well, carry it always ..." ~ Jeff Cooper

    "Terrorists: They hated you yesterday, they hate you today, and they will hate you tomorrow. End the cycle of hatred, donít give them a tomorrow."

  12. #12
    Administrative Ban Array Bruces45's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Warrensburg, NY
    Posts
    1,550
    looks like a China no name slide.

Links

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

» Log in

User Name:

Password:

Not a member yet?
Register Now!

» DefensiveCarry Sponsors