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Ruger SR 1911 in 10mm Auto

Capacity 8+1 Slide Material Stainless Steel Barrel Length 5″ Grip Frame Low-Glare Stainless Grip Panels Black Rubberized Model Type Target Slide Finish Low-Glare Stainless Width 1.34″ Sights Bomar-Style Adjustable Weight 40.4 oz. Overall Length 8.67″ Height 5.45″ Grooves 6 Twist 1:16″ RH Suggested Retail $1019.00 Precision CNC-controlled machining process results in a superior slide-to-frame and […]

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NRA 2017

Another NRA show is behind us and all went well. It was great to catch up with so many friends and see some new guns. Here are some that caught my eye. Dan Wesson 1911 A2 Dan Wesson Specialist in 9mm CZ P-10 in FDE Colt Competition .45/9mm without a firing pin safety Colt Gold […]

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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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