lowlander91 wrote:Mine is older that the 'G.I.' edition... but it's the same gun. I've had this puppy for over 20 years w/o a problem.Hellothe next gun im looking buy is the springfield armory gi 1911 parkenized. local shop has one for 559.99. i was wondering if any of you had experience with this gun and if you think it would be a good carry selection. I like because it has such a classic look and is american made.