Colt 1917 Army 45 Acp Revolver

Last year (2011) marked the 100 year anniversary of Browning’s M1911 pistol design, produced by Colt. This is made all the more remarkable in that he also designed the .45 ACP round.

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1917 45ACP Revolver + Improved Ammo = New Life for Old Guns – To meet the increased need for 45 acp handguns, both Colt and Smith & Wesson developed a large frame revolver designated the M-1917, that could shoot the same ammo as the Colt 1911 semi-auto pistol. (.

America’s Military Revolvers – 45 ACP cal.; a Colt Model 1894 U.S. Army .38 DA; and a blued M13 “Aircrewman.

S&W began M1917 production on October 27, 1917. The S&W M1917 revolvers all had stepped cylinder chambers, allowing use.

Colt Model 1917 Army RevolverThanks to Carry for sharing this fine revolver. Straight out of the Great War, many Colt M1917 and S & W M1917 revolvers went Over There with the Doughboys.

Overall the Colt 1917 is a very interesting revolver. It was a stop-gap sidearm that ended up with American troops in two world wars. 1917 revolvers, both Colt and Smith & Wesson, can usually be found for reasonable amounts of money (especially in comparison to other US military revolvers, or WWI 1911s).

Model 1889 revolver, and three years after that the Army adopted it.

The Model 1917 Colt was similar to the 1917 Smith & Wesson—a large-frame, fixed-sight revolver chambered in .45 ACP and issued.

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The 240-Year Evolution of the Army Sidearm – In late January of this year, the U.S. Army selected a new pistol to replace the Beretta M9, a gun.

faced Colt’s John Browning-designed entry and the iconic Luger designed by Georg Luger. All three.

Colt 1917 & 1909 U.S. Army Grips New Service Classic M1917 Revolver Vintage Hard Wood Smooth Aftermarket Great showpiece collectors Grip and Screw

Shooting and discussing the classic Colt 1917 Army revolver. Shooting the S&W Model 1917 Revolver 45 ACP – Продолжительность: 4:09 All Outdoors 32 152 просмотра.

In 1906, the U.S. Army announced trials for a new .45-caliber pistol to replace the Colt .38 service revolver.

ACP version with a nine-round magazine followed in 1915. In the early 1920s, Savage.

One gun Wilburn showed off as an example of the unusual was a Hakim 8 mm semi-automatic rifle that was made for the Egyptian army. There are also.

showcase also has a historic 1917 Colt revolver.

The Colt Army Special 38: A Popular Police Pistol From the.

45 semiautomatic pistol, the War Department had a stock of old 1917-era S&W and Colt .45 ACP revolvers that took moon-clips. The growing.

Overall the Colt 1917 is a very interesting revolver. It was a stop-gap sidearm that ended up with American troops in two world wars. 1917 revolvers, both Colt and Smith & Wesson, can usually be found for reasonable amounts of money (especially in comparison to other US military revolvers, or WWI 1911s).

The M1917 Revolvers were six-shot, .45 ACP, large frame revolvers adopted by the United States Military in 1917, to supplement the standard .45 ACP M1911 pistol during World War I. There were two variations of the M1917, one made by Colt and the other made by Smith & Wesson.

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