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Cabot OAK Custom “Le Nouveau” 1911 Pistol

Cabot Guns, the renowned custom 1911 maker, has shown another work of art from their OAK Collection of 1911 pistols. This richly engraved gun is called Le Nouveau after the style of art, Art Nouveau, which motifs are used in the engraving pattern. The OAK Collection of Cabot pistols includes the company’s top grade one-of-a-kind guns. These […] Read More … The post Cabot OAK Custom “Le Nouveau” 1911 Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Cabot, 1911, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Le Nouveau, OAK Collection, Cabot OAK Custom, OAK Collection of Cabot


Ed Brown Products Introduces the Jeff Cooper Commemorative 1911

Ed Brown Products Introduces the Jeff Cooper Commemorative 1911 PERRY, MO –-(Ammoland.com)- Ed Brown Products, Inc. is honored to once again be working with the Cooper family to release the 2019 Jeff Cooper Commemorative 1911, a tribute to the late Colonel Jeff Cooper and all of his contributions to 1911 world. Over ten years ago Ed Brown introduced the first tribute pistol in honor to the Colonel. The 2019 edition, like the first, pays special attention to the specific details that were his ...
Tags: Guns, Brown, Cooper, Perry, DVC, John May, Jeff Cooper, Ed Brown, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, 1911, Colonel Jeff Cooper, Ed Brown Products Inc, Ed Brown Products, Jeff Cooper Legacy Foundation, Jeff Cooper Foundation


Citadel 9mm M1911 Madagascar – Video Review

BurgundyBomber with the Citadel M1911 Madagascar. Photo by Graham Baates USA – -(Ammoland.com)- 9mm 1911s have been heralded as the ultimate in shooter comfort as much as they've been cursed at as blasphemy.  For those of you who enjoy shooting and advancements in design please continue reading.  With the cultists addressed we can now begin to address the gun at hand; the Citadel M1911 Madagascar in 9mm.  This beautiful 1911 is cerakoted and then laser-etched in a pattern that resembles Damas...
Tags: Instagram, Guns, Youtube, Afghanistan, Army, Sharp, Graham, Madagascar, Damascus, Browning, Nra, Citadel, ACP, Luger, Ammoland TV, Firearm News


CMP to Prohibit Resale of 1911s Purchased From Program

The Civilian Marksmanship Program has been selling surplus arms to the American public for years. In that time, they’ve sold M1903 and M1917 bolt-action rifles, as well as M1 Garand and M1 Carbine long guns. Except for the Garands, they’ve all been sold out for years. This has created a great demand for any of […] Read More … The post CMP to Prohibit Resale of 1911s Purchased From Program appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Sales, Editorial, Cmp, Garand, 1911, Pistols, Rifles, Semi-Auto


American Icon: A Brief History Of The 1911 Pistol

The model of 1911 pistol is an American classic and has a long and illustrious history. While we can’t possibly cover everything about the 1911, today we’re going to look at some of the high points in the love affair that America has enjoyed with this iconic pistol. We make every effort to ensure technical […] Read More … The post American Icon: A Brief History Of The 1911 Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Education, America, History, 1911, Pistols, TFBTV, Semi-Auto


HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Gilded 1911 Looks Like Mardi Gras But Feels Like April Fool’s

Welcome everyone to the fifth edition of “Hot Gat or Fudd Crap?”, one of our many series here on TFB. If you missed any one of our other articles, this is where we look at the most obscure firearms that are actually for sale and ask the question – is this a sweet deal or […] Read More … The post HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Gilded 1911 Looks Like Mardi Gras But Feels Like April Fool’s appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, 1911, Pistols, 45 ACP, Semi-Auto, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, Fudd Crap


NEW Nighthawk Custom Interchangeable Optic System (IOS) Upgrade

With the exponential growth and desire for handgun shooters to use red dot optics, more and more firearm manufacturers are offering catalog models with that ability readily available. Most of the time though it is only specific models offered by a gun maker that consumers would have to settle for. Nighthawk Custom is taking the […] Read More … The post NEW Nighthawk Custom Interchangeable Optic System (IOS) Upgrade appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Ios, Guns, Nighthawk Custom, 1911, Pistols, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, Interchangeable Optic System


American Classic Commander 1911 Pistol ~ VIDEO Review

YouTube personality, Graham Baates, gives us a video review of the American Classic Commander from Eagle Imports. USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Eagle Imports has been sneaking some incredibly high-value 1911s into the US market from Metro Arms.  Under their four brands of American Classic, Llama, Metro Arms, and SPS 1911 fans and newbies alike can find something built to the trim of their preference with a high chance of it costing much less than expected.  On the surface a purist might reject the i...
Tags: Guns, Youtube, US, Afghanistan, Army, Graham, Nra, ACP, Ammoland TV, Firearm News, 1911, Gun Reviews, American Classic, Metro Arms, Graham Baates, Iraq Post Army


Alchemy Custom Weaponry Introduces New Prime Elite Model 1911

Alchemy Custom Weaponry Introduces New Prime Elite Model 1911 Geneseo, IL –-(Ammoland.com)- Alchemy Custom Weaponry (ACW), maker of handcrafted 1911s designed by master gunsmith Rob Schauland, is pleased to introduce the new Prime Elite model 1911 for 2019. The Prime Elite, a deluxe version of the ACW Prime, boasts elite gunsmith custom features including a NEW ACW extended magwell, a reverse crown barrel, gold bead front sight and an HRT (hostage rescue team) slide stop. Wood checkered grips...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Ebony, Holly, HRT, John Browning, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, 1911, Custom 1911, Alchemy Custom Weaponry, Rob Schauland, Craftsmanship Schauland, Cabot Gun Co LLC, Rob Schauland Schauland, Schauland


[SHOT 2019] Ed Brown and ZEV Technologies 1911

Over the past few years a bunch of companies have been releasing parts to build Roland Special Glocks, what’s that? It’s what all the gun fighters are building these days. RMR cut slides, threaded barrels and flared magwells. Well that trend has moved onto other pistols, even the 1911 is getting in on the action. […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] Ed Brown and ZEV Technologies 1911 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, RMR, Ed Brown, SHOT Show, 1911, Zev Tech, Semi-Auto, SHOT Show 2019


ZEV Technologies is proud to introduce the O.Z-9 Pistol

ZEV Technologies O.Z-9 Pistol U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- ZEV spent 12 years perfecting upgrade parts and full gun modifications for customers in the most demanding environments in the world. The guns they have built have won over 20 national and world championships and are in the hands of special operations forces around the globe. As they mastered their craft, they dreamed about building their own pistol. Alec Wolf, CTO / Founder of ZEV Technologies, said, “Today I am so excited to show the wo...
Tags: Guns, Cto, U S Army, Glock, California Department of Justice, Oxnard California, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, 1911, 9mm Pistol, Zev Technologies, Centralia Washington, Matt Ridenour, Alec Wolf, Custom SKB


VIP BLACK Pistol from Nighthawk Custom – with Gold Bead front sight

Nighthawk Custom’s slogan is “One Gun, One Gunsmith,” which they claim is the direct result of how they build their guns. The company was founded in 2004 by a group of four individuals with a passion for the 1911 platform. They have now expanded into approximately 65 full-time employees, and their selection and assortment of […] Read More … The post VIP BLACK Pistol from Nighthawk Custom – with Gold Bead front sight appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Nighthawk Custom, 1911, Pistols, Product Announcement, Golden Gun


Ed Brown Products Renews Collaboration with ZEV Technologies for 2019

Ed Brown Products Renews Collaboration with ZEV Technologies for 2019 PERRY, MO –-(Ammoland.com)- Ed Brown Products, Inc. is excited to renew their collaboration with ZEV Technologies, Inc. for 2019. The perfect marriage of ZEV's unique styling with Ed Brown's classic quality 1911, this new collaboration builds on the success of the prior year EB/ZEV pistol, and takes it to a new level. Incredibly sophisticated slide cuts show off both ZEV's innovative designs and Ed Brown's state-of-the-art ...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, Guns, Brown, Perry, Lightrail, Ed Brown, Shooting Industry News, 1911, Trijicon RMR, Zev Technologies, Ed Brown Products Inc, John May Sales, Ed Brown Products, ZEV Technologies Inc, ZEV Orion


Nighthawk Custom Releases the VIP Black 1911 Pistol

Nighthawk Custom VIP Black 1911 Pistol BERRYVILLE, AR – -(AmmoLand.com)- New 1911 model VIP BLACK from Nighthawk Custom. Nighthawk Custom, a manufacturer of the world’s finest custom made 1911’s, is proud to introduce the newest model of the VIP Series, the Nighthawk Custom VIP Black 1911. This 1911 VIP series gun is a true masterpiece of craftsmanship with luxurious amenities. Hand engraved details by Master Engraver, Bertram Edmonston, coupled with a black diamond like coating (DLC) and buil...
Tags: Guns, Dlc, ACP, Nighthawk Custom, Firearm News, 1911, Custom Guns, Nighthawk, HEINIE, Nighthawk Custom Releases, Nighthawk Custom Nighthawk Custom, Bertram Edmonston


Top 5 Most Expensive Guns Sold in Rock Island December 2018 Premiere Firearms Auction

Today I am introducing to our readers another installment from our series of articles about most expensive firearms sold in the major US auction houses. Last month, we discussed some of the most interesting, rare and unique lots consigned to the Rock Island December 2018 Premiere Firearms Auction. In this article, we’ll take a look at the five […] Read More … The post Top 5 Most Expensive Guns Sold in Rock Island December 2018 Premiere Firearms Auction appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, US, Revolver, Editorial, Savage, Winchester, Rock Island, 1911, Rifles, Rock Island Auction, Colt Paterson, Robert M. Lee


Brownells Adds Ed Brown 1911 to Retro Line

Riding the success with their Retro Rifles line, Brownells has partnered with Ed Brown to add their first handgun in the lineup: the BRN-1911, a .45 ACP semi-automatic pistol. Hand crafted by legendary 1911 maker Ed Brown exclusively for Brownells, the BRN-1911 is a two-tone handgun intended to replicate the look, feel, and performance of custom […] Read More … The post Brownells Adds Ed Brown 1911 to Retro Line appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Press Releases, ACP, Brownells, Ed Brown, 1911, Product Announcement, Brownells Retro


Apex Announces Precision Made Performance Hammers for the 1911

Apex Announces Precision Made Performance Hammers for the 1911 PEORIA, Ariz. –-(Ammoland.com)- Apex Tactical Specialties is pleased to announce the release and immediate availability of its precision-made performance hammers for the 1911.Designed by Apex Founder and Master Gunsmith Randy Lee, the new 1911 hammers are based on the key hook geometry of a 50-year-old National Match Government model 1911 and features a hook height that is .018” to .020” to provide a consistent, clean breaking trig...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Gear, Randy Lee, Shooting Industry News, 1911, Peoria Ariz, Apex Tactical Specialties, Apex s YouTube, Twitter Instructional, Gold Cup National Match Government


Brownells Introduce Retro Range ‘Custom’ 1911

Brownells is continuing to expand its Retro series with the addition of a 1911 pistol recalling the style of classic 1980s custom 1911s. Teaming up with Ed Brown, Brownells is adding its first pistol to their Retro range. The two-tone BRN-1911 is being produced by Ed Brown. Brownells note that the pistol ties into their […] Read More … The post Brownells Introduce Retro Range ‘Custom’ 1911 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Press Releases, Ed Brown, 1911, Pistols, Brownell's, BRN-1911, Brownells Introduce Retro Range ` Custom, Ed Brown Brownells


Springfield Armory Introduces the RO Elite 10mm

Springfield Armory Introduces the RO Elite 10mm GENESEO, ILL. – -(Ammoland.com)- The Springfield Armory RO Elite series ups the ante in power with the introduction of its newest model in 10mm.     New for Fall 2018, the RO Elite features premium upgrades in the popular 10mm caliber for shooters interested in competition, hunting or personal defense. It features a 5-inch forged match grade stainless steel barrel with a fully supported chamber and a forged steel frame and slide that are pre...
Tags: Guns, US, Fbi, Croatia, George Washington, Springfield, Springfield Armory, Geneseo Illinois, Firearm News, 1911, Pistols, 10mm, Springfield Armory Inc, Geneseo IL, Springfield Armory RO Elite, Coated in Black T


Brownells Adds Classic Custom 1911 to Retro Line

Brownells Adds Classic Custom 1911 to Retro Line GRINNELL, Iowa –-(Ammoland.com)- Brownells, in partnership with Ed Brown, has added the first handgun to its Retro line of firearms, releasing the BRN-1911, a 45 ACP semi-automatic pistol.Handcrafted by legendary 1911 maker Ed Brown exclusively for Brownells, the BRN-1911 is a two-tone handgun intended to replicate the look, feel and performance of custom 1911 pistols made in the 1980s through early 1990s.The BRN-1911 retails for $2,499.99.The f...
Tags: Guns, Iowa, ACP, CNC, MIM, Brownells, Ed Brown, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, 1911, YouTube Facebook Twitter, Bomar, Brownells Director of Product Management Paul Levy, Bo Mar


Wilson Combat Supergrade Commander Special

Wilson Combat has just released this beautiful work of art – the Supergrade Commander Special. This is the first commander size classic style handgun added to the Supergrade family of deluxe Wilson Combat 1911 pistols. Let’s first watch the promo video then go through the specs of this gun. The Wilson Combat Supergrade Commander Special pistol comes […] Read More … The post Wilson Combat Supergrade Commander Special appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Wilson, Daily News, Wilson Combat, 1911, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Supergrade, Commander Special


Review: Remington 1911 R1 Ultralight Commander

When I first got back into guns as an adult, the range I would visit in the Bay Area had a Wilson Combat 1911 for rent. So I rented one exactly once, and after shooting it and looking up the price-tag I vowed never to touch another 1911, lest the fever get its hooks into […] Read More … The post Review: Remington 1911 R1 Ultralight Commander appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Bay Area, Remington, R1, 1911, Pistols, Other Gear & Gadgets, Semi-Auto


Meet THE PRESIDENT in the Boardroom with Nighthawk Custom

Nighthawk Custom has announced a new 1911 that is a part of their Boardroom Series that they began late last year. This newest addition is dubbed The President, and like the name infers, you have high-end quality poured over this model just like the position itself. This is only the second model that Nighthawk Custom […] Read More … The post Meet THE PRESIDENT in the Boardroom with Nighthawk Custom appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Nighthawk Custom, 1911, Pistols, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, The President, Boardroom Series


POTD: Savage Arms’ M1907 Pistol that Almost DEFEATED the 1911

It might be quite a surprise to many of you that Savage Arms used to make pistols. This dates back to 1910, but it is true. What also may surprise you is their short stint in producing pistols almost dethroned John Moses Browning’s now legendary Model 1911! The first pistol Savage Arms ever made was […] Read More … The post POTD: Savage Arms’ M1907 Pistol that Almost DEFEATED the 1911 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, John Moses Browning, Savage Arms, Photo of the Day, 1911, Pistols, Semi-Auto, 380 ACP, 32 ACP, M1907


POTD: DIY 1911 AOW Weapon Light

The 1911 is renowned for winning two world wars. At least that is the mantra die hard 1911 fans recite. And the Fulton Industries MX991/U anglehead flashlight has been utlized for decades since the Vietnam War. Well someone had the great idea to combine these military cornerstones into one complete weapons package, a pseudo 1911 […] Read More … The post POTD: DIY 1911 AOW Weapon Light appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Diy, Guns, Flashlights, AOW, Pistol Grip, Photo of the Day, 1911, Pistols, Fulton Anglehead Light, Fulton Industries


Orders Open for CMP 1911s

You can now order a surplus 1911 from the Civilian Marksmanship Program as the first batch of iconic pistols becomes available. Way back in November 2017, we reported that the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) would be receiving up to 10,000 surplus 1911A1 pistols. Since then we have closely followed the CMP’s progress in bringing the guns […] Read More … The post Orders Open for CMP 1911s appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Cmp, Civilian Marksmanship Program, 1911, Pistols, CMP 1911


Video Podcast: Guns & Gear Q&A

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Tags: Featured, Guns, Verdana, Michael Bane, 1911, Weekly Video Podcast


Auto-Ordnance Offers Custom Case Hardened 1911

Auto-Ordnance Offers Custom Case Hardened 1911 Greeley, PA (Ammoland.com) – Auto-Ordnance, maker of the famous “Tommy Gun” and other classic firearms throughout history, is proud to offer the Custom Case Hardened 1911 pistol.Taking a classic 1911 to the next level without diminishing its history is no easy feat, but adding an even more classic finish formally raises the bar. Auto-Ordnance has done just that with the new GI Series 1911 with “case hardened” finish. This time honored tradition of...
Tags: Facebook, Usa, Guns, US, ACP, Tommy, Firearm News, 1911, Tommy Gun, Magnum Research Inc, Kahr Firearms Group, Thompson Auto Ordnance, Auto Ordnance, Monica Arnold, Kahr Arms Auto Ordnance, Magnum Research KFG Headquarters


Video Podcast: Glock Summer Projects

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Tags: Featured, Guns, Verdana, Michael Bane, 1911, Weekly Video Podcast, Second Mount System Aimpoint Micro, Carver Custom Glock


Kahr Firearms Group releases Squadron, Case-Hardened & Pledge 1911 Pistols

The Kahr Firearms Group includes Kahrs Arms, Auto Ordnance and Magnum Research and they have been introducing a lot of commemorative 1911 pistols as of late. Their newest additions are the “Squadron,” a case-hardened model, and the “Pledge.” All of these boast a ton of curb appeal and Kahr Firearms Group is banking on consumers […] Read More … The post Kahr Firearms Group releases Squadron, Case-Hardened & Pledge 1911 Pistols appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Pledge, Squadron, Magnum Research, 1911, Pistols, Other Gear & Gadgets, Kahr Firearms Group, Auto-Ordnance, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, Case Hardened, Squadron Case Hardened, Kahrs Arms Auto Ordnance



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