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Writer for john1911.com. Co-Host of the John1911 Podcast. Video content provider for John1911-TV. Areas of focus: Defense and National Security, Modern Light Weapons, Small Arms, Weapons Training.

POTD – ShootingSight Trigger Installed 

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ShootingSight Trigger SIG 55x
Shooting Sight @shootingsight trigger upgrade installed on SIG 551A1. Whew! The inside of this trigger threw me for a few loops,  so I ended...

New Production Steyr-Hahn Barrels

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Steyr M12 Barrel
This recently popped up in our comment section and I thought it was deserving of it’s own post. There appears to be a company...

POTD – New Pistol Section

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Armory Pistol Rack
POTD - New Pistol Section Been shuffling around some of the guns in The Armory. The goal is to be more organized and efficient. To...

Is It Safe To Dry-Fire 1911s?

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In short, yes. Just adhere to a few simple tips. While I don’t have a problem with “occasional” slide drops on an empty chamber,...

POTD – Escape From Cincinnati

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Marky Plisskin - Snake Plisskin
Chris C. Sent this over yesterday. He’s home from work for a few weeks on medical leave. So in his spare time, he’s coming...

Most Versatile Shooting Bag – Fortune Cookie

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DRC - Fortune Cookie
Most Versatile Shooting Bag After a few years of use, I have come to realize that the one shooting bag that is probably the most...

SIG 551A1 Reconfigure

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SIGUSA SIG 551A1
SIG 551A1 Reconfigure As promised on video, I will be running the SIG 551A1 rifle for the rest of the summer. As such, it needs...

POTD – Rusty Wolf Ammo

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Rusted 9mm cases.
Rusty ammo, Ya’ll! I can’t say for certain this didn’t get wet because of me. But I was surprised. The Wilson EXperior ate it...

POTD – llama Model IV

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llama 1911
POTD - llama Model IV They said, “Why would someone want a 9mm 1911?”. “9mm 1911’s are just wrong.” “1911’s were designs for nothing was 45ACP”. Well….1931 is calling...

Shot Timer Works w/Suppressor

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Shooters Global Shot timer.
We have been playing with the Shooters Global (SG Global) shot timer. It’s a fully integrated hardware solution paired to a smart phone app.  It’s...

POTD – CAGPT

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9mm 1911
What is CAGPT?  Delta Airlines uses this moniker on checked luggage that contains firearms. I can only assume they also use it for items of...

WileyX Replacement Parts

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WileyX Shooting Glasses.
Old business I kinda dropped.  A while back, we had a post about some WileyX eye-pro that finally gave up the ghost. I have worn...

SIG 551-A1 First Shots

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Swiss Rifle SIG 550
SIG 551-A1 First Shots Decided to finally pull the SIG 551-A1 out of The Armory reference collection and actually shoot the darn thing.  First Impressions: Seems...

EDC X9L – Spring Change Update

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EDC X9L - Spring Change Update   Odds and ends video updating a few things for consistency: EDC X9L 5000rd spring change.  Dropping guns.  My thoughts...

POTD – SIG 551-A1

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POTD - SIGUSA’s 551-A1 rifle.
For those who guessed the magazine shown a few days ago was for a SIG 550 series of rifle, you guessed correctly! But there...
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