Phillipine 1911 .45 Acp

First off, for those of you who don’t know, this gun is made by the same people who make the RIA 1911’s (Armscor in the Phillipines), this 1911 is virtually identical to the RIA except that it has a smaller rollmark (always a good thing), a better finish and better grips out of the box.

1911 Pistol: Why America’s Enemies Still Fear This 100-Year-Old Gun – The .45 ACP and 1911 pistol were developed with America’s experience in the Philippines in mind. The U.S. Army formally adopted the 1911 just in time for World War I. The 1911 proved a powerful and.

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Armscor , founded in the Philippines in 1905, is owned by Squires Bingham International and includes such popular affiliates as Rock Island Armory. The company announced on Nov. 19 they had signed a deal with the AFP for 50,000 handguns described as "Cal .45 high capacity Pistol M1911."

While there are many 1911 fans who prefer a very basic pistol such as a G.I., M1991, Colt or Mil-Spec Springfield, the features that have been added do provide a measure of shooting comfort and make the Metro Arms American Classic II much more usable if one wanted to take it to an IPSC or IDPA single-stack combat style match, right from the box.

Jul 05, 2011  · Accurate as a 1911 45 acp is your account of the history of the weapon and the hostilities. Mabuhay! mabuhay! You are a historical sharpshooter. Nothing in the web is as close to your writing the facts down to zeroed accuracy.

100th Anniversary .45 Acp The .45 ACP (Automatic Colt Pistol), or .45 Auto (11.43×23mm) is a handgun cartridge designed by John Moses Browning in 1904, for use in his prototype Colt semi-automatic pistol. Buy Colt Commander.45 acp 100th anniversary: GunBroker is the largest seller of Semi Auto Pistols Pistols Guns & Firearms All Nov 01, 2011  · COLT TIER III

The first 1911 to roll off the production line 104 years ago had a five-inch barrel and a standard magazine capacity of seven cartridges. It was chambered in .45 ACP and made of steel. Over the years, grips and barrels have shortened to meet the demand for lighter and more compact carry guns.

How Smith & Wesson Took a 100 Year Old Gun Design And Made It Better – 45 ACP manstopper round was in response to reports that U.S.-issue revolvers in .38 Long Colt often failed to stop Filipino insurgents in close quarters combat. Although the 1911 missed the Philippine.

The following carbine calibers are now available with California-compliant paddle grip installed: Black 9mm, .40S&W .45ACP and 10mm. FDE or OD 9mm, 45ACP.

The Department of National Defense (DND) and ARMSCOR Global Defense Incorporated have signed a contract for the manufacture of 50,000 .45 caliber high-capacity pistols for the use of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP). In a statement Wednesday, DND spokesperson Arsenio Andolong.

The .45 ACP (Automatic Colt Pistol), or .45 Auto (11.43×23mm) is a handgun cartridge designed by John Moses Browning in 1904, for use in his prototype Colt semi-automatic pistol.

Gun Tests Recommends Armscor Rock Island Armory Twin Pines .45 ACP, $350. Conditional Buy. What the Twin Pines lacks in modern convenience it makes up for with charm. Still, this pistol developed reliability problems, which made us wonder: Is it possible to build a good 1911 .45 ACP at a bargain-basement price? So far our tests tell us the.

Glock’s Best Gun: Why the Glock 21 Dominates on the Range (Or Anywhere) – the Colt 1911 pistol used the .45 ACP cartridge—also invented by Browning. Together the pistol and cartridge were meant to address a lack of handgun stopping power in the U.S. Army first noticed.

The .45 ACP and 1911 pistol were developed with America’s experience in the Philippines in mind. The U.S. Army formally adopted the 1911 just in time for World War I. The 1911 proved a powerful and.

The .45 ACP has consistently proven to be more effective in incapacitation ability than the 9x19mm Parabellum, although the reasons why this is so may The fact is that the .45 ACP M1911A1 pistols on hand in virtually all military arms rooms in the 1970's and 1980's were simply worn out, the most. I recently decided that I needed a 1911, but I didnt want to spend 800-1200 on a "good".

The pistol's formal designation as of 1940 was Automatic Pistol, Caliber .45, M1911 for the original model of 1911 or Automatic Pistol, Caliber .45, M1911A1 for the M1911A1, adopted in 1924. The designation changed to Pistol, Caliber .45, Automatic, M1911A1 in the Vietnam War era.

The 1911: Legendary Handgun of Lawmen – 45 ACP round that feeds that firearm. Browning’s creativity did not start or stop with the 1911. In fact he is responsible for.

the United States Army was at arms with a Muslim tribe on the.

The "world’s largest 1911 pistol manufacturer" recently picked inked a deal to keep the Armed Forces of the Philipines in the .45 ACP business for the near future.

Oct 02, 2012  · Who makes the Best Philippine Pistol?.

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The rest of STI’s 1911’s are made in Texas. As John mentioned, STI is highly regarded, so if the pistols are good enough for STI to stand behind them, that says something to me.

Some good answers here. Pls allow me to give some perspective on the myth about the M1911 pistol, the .45 Colt and Moro warriors in Mindanao. It was 1899 and elements of the US Army was being brought in to occupy the Philippine Islands, taking ove.

Winchester 45 Acp Ammo Ballistics This time, I’m using pocket sized handguns and new ammunition products. My tests revealed a trend. Why are we even contemplating carrying something smaller than a .45 ACP anyway? One good reason is. Winchester Adds .45 ACP to Super Clean Ammo Line – With recreational pistol shooters in mind, Winchester Ammunition has expanded its Super

The ultimate replacement would be John Browning’s 1911 chambered in .45 Automatic (AKA .45 ACP, .45 Auto, .45 Automatic Colt Pistol). This .45 Auto contained a 230-grain projectile capable of reaching speeds of about 850 feet per second and was much more capable as a self-defense round than the .38 Long Colt was.

Arms Corporation of the Philippines (Armscor) ready to deliver 3000 pistols to Armed Forces Sell your 1911 .45acp for FREE today on GunsAmerica! Auction is for a new in the box dan wesson (cz) discretion 45 acp suppressor-ready semi automatic pistol.

Find .45 ACP for sale in the Philippines. The standard issue military .45 ACP round has a 230 grain bullet that travels at approximately 830 feet per second when fired from the government issue M1911A1 pistol and approximately 950 feet per second from the M1A1 Thompson sub-machine gun.

Review of 1911 CAI (Century Arms International) S.A.M. .45 ACP semi auto pistol made in the Philippines.

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In 1899 the U.S. Army was deployed to the Philippine.

45 ACP handgun more manageable than handguns chambered for some lighter rounds. The SR1911 includes a number of features that have come to be.

Sig Sauer 1911 Traditional Match Elite. Sig Sauer’s more traditional “round-top” 1911, this Match Elite features a skeletonized trigger, adjustable target sights, a match-grade barrel and bushing, an ambidextrous thumb safety and a “speed bump” grip safety. The pistol is available in .45 ACP as well as 9mm and .40 S&W.

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The new.45 ACP Pistol raises the standards again by applying all of the "Coonan Difference" proven technologies from their 1911 .357 Magnum This new handgun also incorporates an extended slide catch and thumb lock to simplify one-handed operation. The Coonan .45 ACP package includes a 7.

History of the .45 ACP Cartridge – 45 SAA (Single Action Arm) to combat and eventually defeat the Philippine.

Colt Model 1911 pistol, the longest serving pistol of any military force to the best of my knowledge, some 75 years of.

Pistol shooting: 1911 45 ACP & MAP1 9mm (CZ-75 clone). Armscor aka Rock Island Armory (RIA) in USA. Makati Square Mall basement level. Makati City, Metro.