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Nine 1911 Myths

By Patrick Sweeney The Army wanted a .45 because of the .38's poor performance

Patrick Sweeney

Kimber Centennial Edition 1911

By Patrick Sweeney You want something to remember the 21st century by? Then

Patrick Sweeney

Taurus Model 1911SS

By Stan Trzoniec I've been in the shooting sports for a long time, and I can

Stan Trzoniec

A Signature Pistol

Ed Brown's new Massad Ayoob Signature 1911 is a fitting tribute to an industry icon.

Greg Rodriguez

Nighthawk Custom Lady Hawk

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Paul Scarlata

Your Favorite 1911s

This is your opportunity to show off your favorite 1911

Online Users

Expert Testimony

The author extols the virtues of Para USA's newest 1911, the GI Expert.

Patrick Sweeney

The Guns of Dan Wesson

A line of high-quality pistols that does an iconic brand proud.

Greg Rodriguez

Carry On

The new Special Forces Carry from Ed Brown is one special 1911.

Patrick Sweeney

Para USA 1911 LTC

By Walt Rauch Para USA now offers its LTC model 1911 in 9mm in addition to .45

Walt Rauch

STI Sentinel Premier

By Paul Scarlata Custom gun makers keep tweaking John Moses Browning's

Paul Scarlata

Para's Gun Rights Pistols

Protect your rights, exercise your options, and get a cracking-good gun in the bargain.

Patrick Sweeney

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