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Evolution of the 1911 in Pictures

Evolution of the 1911 in Pictures The evolution of the 1911 started in 1898 with the pistol that became the Colt Model 1900. Chambered in .38 Auto, it was a locked breech, short recoil operated pistol that sported a twin linked barrel…one fore and one aft…and a non-tilting barrel. The Colt Model 1900 The next […]

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The Ray Armand Jr. Edition Colt 1 of 300

1970A1RFC – Ray Armand Jr edition. TALO’s 50th The Ray Armand Jr. Edition Colt 1 of 300 TALO Dirstributor’s 50th Anniversary 1911Mr Armand is a second generation hand engraver. He’s a master member of the Firearms Engraver Guild of America and the 2016 winner of the FEGA Best Engraved Handgun. Ray adapted the engraving design […]

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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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SHOT show 2017

With the 2017 SHOT show in the rear view mirror I though I would share a few photographs of what I saw and some really cool stuff. Click this link to go to the entire gallery, here are just some of the firearms I saw that were very interesting.     The Gilboa Snake, double […]

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Colt Media Day 2016

  Colt Media Day 2016. Again this year several members of the media gathered at Gunsite to look upon and test drive what is new from Colt to be introduced in 2017. Introducing the new firearms from Colt    The new Colt Cobra 6 shot .38 Special double action revolver.       New Colt Delta Elite […]

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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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