The Colt 1911 Government Model served law enforcement well for many decades. The only legitimate complaint concerning the 1911 was
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For years, I have suffered the insults, ridicule, jokes and consternation of my fellow shooters. The 1911 crowd was never a surprise.
When addressing the number of 1911 handguns on the market, many of us continue to be surprised at the introduction
Over a century after its introduction, and the 1911 is still a top war fighter, self-defense and target pistol. The original
We are just three days away from SHOT Show 2015 and in the last several weeks, many firearm manufacturers
In 1911, the U.S. Army adopted the finest combat handgun ever fielded. The Colt Government Model of 1911, designed
The history of the 1911 handgun platform is well-known, as are its virtues—a near-ideal grip angle that
There’s a reason why USSOCOM’s elite forces use the 1911 in .45 ACP: It works, plain and simple. It doesn’t
After deploying a steel frame handgun for many years I have come to appreciate lightweight (LW) frame handguns. Aluminum frame revolvers
There are many equally valid reasons for purchasing a 1911 handgun. By the same token, there are numerous good reasons
As a professional, I take every handgun on its own merits. I take dry lines and trope and infuse the
California Governor Jerry Brown Signs Bill Banning More Handguns
California Governor, Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 1964 removing the “single-shot”
Commonality of handguns is often a topic of discussion among gun owners. Should everyone in the family use the same type of handgun? Alternately, is individuality best?