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Old 08-18-2019, 02:57 PM   #1
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New old timer from Texas

Howdy everyone.

After purchasing a Micro 9 Nightfall yesterday, I found this forum and joined to learn all I can about my latest Kimber.

Iím from West Texas, retired LEO and Army Vietnam Veteran.

Iíve bought and sold quite a few Kimbers over the years. Been carrying various 1911 models since the old WWII issue Colt I carried as an NCO in ĎNam. My first Ďsmallí Kimber was a Solo, thought I might like the Micro 9 because itís more along the style of a 1911.

Havenít shot the Micro 9 yet, still getting over my most recent lower spine fusion surgery, so for now Iíll just be reading up on it. Hope to gain good information here, thanks for accepting my request to join the forum!
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Old 08-18-2019, 03:35 PM   #2
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Welcome Dave, thanks for your service Sarge.
1st 1911 I shot was a Colt .45 - loved that pistol.
Hope your back heals okay... stay strong brother.
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Old 08-18-2019, 03:52 PM   #3
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Welcome to the forum from Northeast, Pa. Congratulations on your Micro 9. Let us know how you like it after a range visit.
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Welcome to the forum from northern Illinois Dave, thank you for your service.
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Welcome from The old North State, and thank you for your service.
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Hi Dave welcome from NY..
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Old 08-19-2019, 10:56 AM   #9
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Welcome aboard there, Dave. Eight Kimbers here, and my Micro 9 goes with me daily if I'm not carrying one of my 1911's. You're sure to grow fond of yours.

My history mirrors yours....retired, LEO, but Navy NCO carrying my old Colt rattler in RVN in '66. Served me well, but I'll take one of my Kimbers now also, thank you.

Let us know what ammo you intend to carry, and what carry method you choose. Inquiring minds want to know.
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