Taylor’s 1911

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Taylors 1911 left side photo
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Summary: The description, specs, pricing, photo and user ratings for Taylor’s 1911 pistols.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Taylor’s & Co. 1911-A1-style pistol series is reproduced using specifications from original government-issued models. These  1911s are chambered for .45 ACP, Taylor’s says they are a close reproduction of the original single-stack U.S. Government Model 1911.They feature a 5″ forged steel barrel, basic sights and a blued frame.

Taylor’s offers four models of the base 1911: The first features a straight mainspring housing and a checkered grip; model two also sports a straight mainspring housing and checkered grip but includes a lanyard ring; the third features an arched mainspring housing with a checkered grip; and the fourth features an arched mainspring housing with a smooth grip.

Taylors 1911 left side photo

Taylor’s base 1911 with a straight mainspring housing and checkered grips.

Taylor’s also offers a Combat model, which includes a skeletal hammer and trigger, two-piece checkered grips and a checkered mainspring housing. A fiber-optic front sight and adjustable rear sight allow for increased precision, while the extended beavertail provides comfort.

Taylor’s 1911s come complete with a black carrying case and two eight-round magazines. Taylor’s says this pistol is perfect for SASS Wild Bunch matches or basic training.

Note: Taylor’s imports these pistols from Armscor in the Phillipines.

The Specs

Caliber Capacity BBL OAL Height Weight
.45 ACP 8+1 5″ n/a n/a n/a

MSRP: $519 (base model)

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