I lost my nickle plated Norinco in a breakin in 2010.I thought about building a SS 1911 until I found I could get a brand new Taurus PT1911 for 650$ out the door.My bigest concern was screwing up the build and having Peter Garrett in Newport Ky finish my screwup.
Garrett Gunsmiths Inc
838 Monmouth St Newport,KY 41071
Mr Garrett,Pete is a master gunsmith.He takes his time,his prices are fare.
not trying to steal your thread TRX.Just letting members in my AO know about Pete.