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Stainless Colt .38 Super +P M1991A1 — How do you go bankrupt making something this good?

Before we get to the Colt M1991A1 chambered in .38 Super +P, there will first be a giant rant on Colt’s mismanagement team:

In case you hadn’t heard the news, … 2,098 more words

R. Doug Wicker

$499 for Eight Speeds - 1984 Dodge Colt DL

There’s something really satisfying about buying a whole car – something for which someone once probably took a loan, and on which they made payments – for the price of something like, say, a domestic airfare or a TV. 385 more words


Sandhill Crane colt

I had noticed some posts and pictures showing up on my Flickr and WordPress feeds showing a baby Sandhill Crane at Burnaby Lake. It was a beautiful, hot afternoon so my son and I took a quick visit to Burnaby Lake to see if we’d be able to catch a glimpse. 123 more words


Quick review of the Larue MBT trigger.

Recently LaRue Tactical ran a sale on his 2 stage match trigger called the “Meticulously Built Trigger”. I bought one for during this sale for $125. 265 more words


Finally! New Rifles for the Canadian Rangers

From the Canadian Government

Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence, today announced that Colt Canada has been awarded a $1.5 million contract to replace the Canadian Ranger’s Lee Enfield rifle. 111 more words


Goodbye Colt

The famous American gunmaker Colt Defense filed for bankruptcy earlier in June after failing to secure recent military contracts.

Poor management and a bad business structure meant that the company – which produced the M-16 and M4 for the US Army – was unable to respond to increasing complaints about the reliability of its products over the past decade. 86 more words

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Gun Manufacturer Secures Financing

 WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Colt Defense has announced an agreement with its secured lenders for $20 million in credit to allow ordinary business operations to continue during its chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings. 122 more words