How to Adjust Colt 1911 Three Leaf Springs?

Answer The Colt 1911 is one of the most popular pistols in the world today. Specifically, it has become the standard against which all other "match" pistols are judged. Often, the sport shooter will want ... Read More »

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Value of Early model 1911 45 Colt marked United States property and in large letters model 1911 u.s. army?

depends entirely on condition..amount of finish left , wear, ..value can range from $500 to $5000 depending on condition, serial number, and other things such as ..does it have all original parts o... Read More »

How to Build a Colt 1911?

Building your own model 1911 pistol is simply a matter of procuring all the parts and putting them together. The advantage of a 1911 pistol is that all the parts are standardized regardless of manu... Read More »

How to Lubricate the Colt 1911?

The Colt 1911 handgun began production in May of 1912, and was intended to be the primary sidearm for the United States military. Since then, the venerable 1911 has become one of the most widely re... Read More »

How to Disassemble a Colt 1911?

The original Colt 1911 handguns were designed to be the standard-issue sidearm for the U.S. Military and quickly becoming popular outside of military service as well. Today, the 1911 stands as one ... Read More »