– Lots of good photos and technical information on the Detonics pistols
– A self-taught “shade-tree machinist” with lots of how-to on 1911’s
– A head to head comparison in tactical shooting exercises of a Smith & Wesson M-39 9mm (DA), Browning P-35 9mm (SA), Colt Government Model .45 ACP (SA), Glock M-22 .40 (“semi” – DA) and a Colt lightweight Commander .45 ACP (SA). Interesting reading.
– The famous Clark Meltdown and other high quality custom 1911 work
– Colt’s online catalog and corporate site
– Custom Gunsmiths specializing in 1911 and Browning Hi-Power
– Ed Brown’s site
– Jeff Cooper, Ballistics, St. Gabriel Possenti…great page
– 国彩网官方网站 of Vic Tibbets and the .50 GI 1911
– The guru of gurus shares his pearls of wisdom with the universe.
– Bio of J. M. Browning on John Caradimas’ M1911 国彩网官方网站 Page
– “Factory Custom” 1911’s.. Well, I love mine
– John Caradimas’ excellent 1911 resource
– Oliver de Gravelle’s site on WWII production 1911A1’s. This site is a must see for collectors of the 1911A1. It features an extensive collection of pictures and production history of the guns built during WWII by Colt, Remington, Ithaca, and Union Switch.
– Dan Burns’ Discussion forum. Many of the best M1911 mechanics currently working hang out here.
– Dealers and buyers of old gun parts.
– High quality custom pistol barrels plus some excellent information on pistol timing and other technical issues
– In my opinion, the best 1911 bang for the buck
– Great race guns
The Sight’s M1911-A1 Bookstore – My shamelessly capitalistic effort to educate my fellow 1911 pistoleros and recoup some of the expense of maintaining the web site. Buy through my links and you’ll help me out a bit.
– Web-based discussion groups on 1911 topics.
– 国彩网官方网站 site for Thompson submachine guns and Auto-Ordnance M1911A1 pistols. This is a well designed site with an excellent gallery of historical photos.
– Ty is a collector and expert on the old M1911 and M1911A1 pistols. This site has oodles of close-up shots of the different pistols and their components, plus lots of identification information for pistols and their components.
– Vanden Berg Custom firearms are presently in service with SWAT, narcotics, and law enforcement officers throughout the United States. Vanden Berg Custom competition firearms are the choice of numerous USPSA Master and Grand Master competitors.
– Excellent 1911-pattern pistols, parts, accessories and gunsmithing
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