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Colt announces the redesigned Gold Cup Trophy

The new Colt Gold Cup Trophy, available in .45 Automatic and 9mm Luger, redesigned to include an undercut trigger guard, upswept beavertail, dual spring recoil system, 25 lines per inch on the front strap and mainspring housing. Colt brand G10 stocks round out the recoil management package. This pistol does not use a firing pin […]

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Coonan .357 Magnum Automatic, compensated. Better got better.

Coonan .357 Magnum Automatic compensated, better got better. It was last year when I published the Coonan Classic .357 Magnum review, and you can read that by following this link.   When I was given the opportunity to review the Coonan Classic with factory compensator, I was interested in seeing what difference the comp made. The compensated model […]

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More on the 1911 magazine.

Since the subject of magazines comes up a lot… There is only one magazine design that presents the cartridge to the 1911’s chamber correctly and guarantees full controlled feed…as designed and intended. That would be the original or “GI” design that allows the rear of the cartridge to rise at close to the same angle […]

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SR1911 Target Model

Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. (NYSE: RGR) is proud to introduce a new Target Model of the popular SR1911®. The full-sized, stainless steel Target Model features a Bomar-style, fully adjustable rear sight and an extended, ambidextrous manual safety. This new SR1911 in satin-finished stainless steel also features blackened controls with G-10 textured grips. All Ruger® […]

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Colt Competition Pistol™ in Super .38

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (October 28, 2016) – Fueling anticipation for what Colt considers to be a very exciting upcoming year, the legendary firearms manufacturer announces the release of a new model in it’s extremely well received Colt Competition Pistol™ line by adding the .38 Super cambering to the roster. “Competitors are very selective about the […]

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