should have done a little more reading but maybe this will be of some use to others here.
Everything about 1911 model pistols and their derivatives and knock-offs!
Ok I'm sorry about the long winded rant( I do feel a little better though), but once again, I thought I was buying an American made pistol. Since I feel was burned by, taken advantage of and a victim of false advertising by Springfield Armory, I think I am going to cut my losses on the pistol and buy a gold cup.
So my second question is, What is the difference in accuracy potential between a Series 70 and a Series 80 pistol?
If I wanted a Brazillian gun, I would have bought a Taurus and saved a couple of hundred bucks! I suppose this is a classic case of Caveat emptor (however you spell it). Doug Gordon Proud owner of a Brazillian/American pistol.