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Posted: 10/26/2003 7:53:14 AM EDT
I am looking at buying one of these conversion kits for my colt 1911, for plinking when I go camping and such. The only one Iv'e seen so far is by jonathan arthur ciener, Inc. www.22lrconversions.com= and they want 200 or 250 for the platinum cup with better sights I guess.

Is that a good price? How do these kits perform, jams, certain ammo only, etc? Are there better kits out there? Any reccomendations?
Link Posted: 10/26/2003 9:15:23 AM EDT
Link Posted: 10/26/2003 3:18:21 PM EDT
The Marvel is supposed to better than the Ciener, I've never tried any of them.
Link Posted: 10/26/2003 5:17:54 PM EDT
I want to keep it around 200, it seems like all the good ones are 300+. The cdninvestments one is only 150, made in italy? Does anyone know if that one is any good? Or is the ciener for 200 better? Thanks
Link Posted: 10/26/2003 5:56:34 PM EDT
Link Posted: 10/26/2003 8:40:18 PM EDT
Thanks for the links guys, this is something I REALLY want to do. It seems like such a logical and money saving training tool. This will definitely be my next buy. This is one of the reasons I Love this site. Can anyone really recomend one brand over the others? Ceiner excluded of course.MM I'll take your word for it.
Link Posted: 10/26/2003 8:43:52 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/26/2003 8:45:01 PM EDT by Yar1182]
It seems the converted 1911 .22's I seen for Steel Challenge are all done with marvel conversions. I guess they are highly regarded for a reason.
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