Take 2: CFF Lowers

Discussion in 'Firearms News and Views' started by BigWaylon, Jan 9, 2019.

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How many would you buy?

  1. 1

    49 vote(s)
    42.6%
  2. 2

    57 vote(s)
    49.6%
  3. 3

    2 vote(s)
    1.7%
  4. 4

    5 vote(s)
    4.3%
  5. 5

    1 vote(s)
    0.9%
  6. 6

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  7. 7

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  8. 8

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  9. 9

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  10. 10+

    1 vote(s)
    0.9%
  1. Jeffncs

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  2. Butter

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    just saw this for the first time i'm in for 2 if its not too late @Butter
     
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    Butter President of Hat Division Staff Member Benefactor Charter Life Member

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    Its not too late. The ball is rolling, its just a slow roll. We are working with a maker now and ironing out small details
     
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    I am in for 1 with no details. May add one or two once we get the final specifications determined.
     
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  7. sixtysevensg

    sixtysevensg Active Member

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    I'd be in for 1 lower.
     
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    SPM Patriot Rabblerouser Life Member

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    Status update? We’re 2 weeks away from bonus time, so I’m definitely good for 5 per the vote....
     
  9. Butter

    Butter President of Hat Division Staff Member Benefactor Charter Life Member

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    Save the bonus money. Good chance it will be a limited run of 100 or so, billet.
     
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    ronn47 Where's the Scotch? Charter Member Benefactor Life Member

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    I'm still interested.
     
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    JT Active Member Benefactor Supporting Member

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    I can only say that I might commit to "several" [I selected 3 in the poll], depending. I need more information, I think.:rolleyes:

    [Edit: I just saw Butter's post saying "billet", so that's a plus, given the estimated price point.:) ]
     
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    I'm good for 5.
     
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    Jeffncs Professional Knucklehead Charter Member Supporting Member

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    @Butter

    Will all requested in the poll be available? For example, I had asked for 4 sequential (if possible). Is that still an option?

    I only ask because a limited number will be made available with ~150 requested.

    Sorry for the detailed question...
     
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  14. Butter

    Butter President of Hat Division Staff Member Benefactor Charter Life Member

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    Edit for what I'm thinking right now:
    -First billet run will be approx 100-150, price is still being worked on, but will be north of $100
    -Supporting members will get first dibs,limited to 1 each
    -Markings will be Safe/Fire
    -Serial number will be CFF-00xxx
    -There maybe another run depending on how the turnout on the first run goes

    This is all we know for now, we haven't hit the lottery yet to quit our day jobs, so please be patient with us. I know this has been a slow process
     
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    Jeffncs Professional Knucklehead Charter Member Supporting Member

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    Cool. So ill be in the first pass and will def buy one. Once/If avail, I'll buy 3 more!!!

    No rush... Just curious and anxious. I'm patient and willing to wait.

    Thanks @Butter and team!
     
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    I'm in, even if limited to one.
     
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    I'm definitely in for one. Keep us updated!
     
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    In for one also.
     
  22. Jeffncs

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  23. NCFubar

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    Billet? No Barnes now?
     
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    Yes
    A member has stepped up and is working on this project for us
     
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    Let me know when the final call for orders will be I’d like one potentially


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    Climberman Unstealthiest Ninja

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    I am curious, why the shift to billet? Forged is stronger and lighter.
     
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    Probably based on the capabilities of the forum member, I would assume.
     
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    Still in for one..
     
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    Correct answer.
     
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    I’m still a yes, please :)
     
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    RFMan Member Benefactor Life Member

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    Shoot, I got in line for one of the CMP 1911s. My number is close to 13,000. That means I’m not getting one of the first year’s run.

    This is a cakewalk :D
     
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    Tarowah Everybody’s Honey....

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    I’m definitely still in for a billet lower.
     
  37. SDIVER2006

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    I’m in for number 26
     
  38. Butter

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    Sample of engraving should be done by early next week.
     
  39. Jeffncs

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    Excellent!!!
     
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