I have not owned a CZ 97. However it is based off a 75 which is a distinct design more similar to a brownings highpower than brownings 1911. The mags may possibly be identical to those used in a high capacity 1911 design, although these are not standard either. Kimber uses a different high cap mag for their 1911, than springfield and para. Basically I don't think any of the parts would be interchangeable with a 1911.
The CZ 75 and 85 are well regarded, I don't know about the reliablity of a 97 though.
We all think about getting in shape for that up coming big game hunt but what about your truck or suv? Just how much thought goes through your mind on getting it ready for that out of the way hunt that you are heading out on?
The first thing that I usually do is check the tires. If they need replacement think what would happen if you get 50 miles from nowhere and not one but two of them go flat or blow out on you. What are you going to do? When my tires usually get...