High Standard GI 1911

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Summary: The description, specs, photo, pricing and user ratings for the High Standard GI 1911 pistol.

Manufacturer’s Description

The High Standard GI 1911 is a 1911-style pistol built on a steel frame with a steel slide, and chambered in .45 ACP. Armscor built these guns in the Philippines, and High Standard and Lipsey‘s sold it as a Lipsey’s Exclusive. Note: High Standard also offers the very similar M1911, which it builds at its Texas plant.

Other GI 1911 features include:

  • A lowered and flared ejection port;
  • a beveled magazine well;

    High Standard GI 1911 right side photo

    The GI 1911 from the right.

  • checkered wood grips;
  • fixed GI-style sights;
  • a GI-style hammer;
  • a beavertail grip safety;
  • a left-side thumb safety;
  • a flat, serrated mainspring housing; and
  • a parkerized finish.

The Specs

Caliber Capacity BBL OAL Height Weight
.45 ACP 7+1 5″ n/a n/a n/a


MSRP: $559

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