Tagged: 1911

The Keefe Report: Ruger Goes 10 mm

The much anticipated (by me, anyway) Ruger SR1911 in 10 mm Auto has finally arrived. The sample arrived in our offices—a handsome matte stainless and black rendition of the firm’s take on the 1911....

DOUBLE BARREL 1911 CLOSE-UP

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Gold Trump 1911 sure to trigger anti-gun liberals

Cabot Guns has made a name for themselves creating brilliant 1911s using everything from meteorites to woolly mammoth tusks. Their latest creation is the golden ‘Trump 45’ they shared on social media earlier this...

How to Build a 1911 Pistol

More than two years ago, Assistant Editor Bob Boyd, a longtime fan of the 1911 platform, decided that he needed a 1911 that he’d built with his own two hands. After years of advice,...

Modifying the 1911 for Service Use

The legendary 1911 pistol is one of those things that creates urban myth, conjecture, and misconceptions among the firearms community. For many people, the 1911 pattern pistol is simply a wonderful gun that is...

1911s: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

With a history of over 100 years behind it, the 1911 is as iconic now as it was when it set the standard for semi-automatic pistols years ago. For some, it still sets the...

Colt 1911 Machine Pistol

This one of a kind 1911 was made by Colt Industries and Swartz. It is claimed to be owned by @class3johnnie and it is transferrable.   He claims he acquired it from the Colt...