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My Favorite 1911 Look

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It’s probably a reflection of my age and generation, but I find the dark slide and stainless frame, 2-tone look to be about the...

Professional Photo Test 1

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We had some professional photos taken of the John1911 reference collection. This was done to so what a non-pristine firearm would look like under...

Long Saturday

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At 630am it was website updates. By 930am it was range time. By 2pm it was tractor service center to bring in busted range...

Ed Brown 1991 Catalog

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We are going through some old boxes here at the John1911 armory. And look what turned up in the catalog boxes! A mint Ed Brown...

Ed Brown Extractor Testing

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Ok. Have to check the logs, but there are somewhere around 1000 rounds through this gun. I have seen some indications the extractor wasn’t...

Blued Gun Wear

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I took these photos a little while back. You see the wear on the magwell and mainspring housing? That is from just over a...

One-Reload-One 9mm 1911

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Trying to shake down the Ed Brown 9mm AND get back up to speed on running a 1911 safety. So while this drill isn’t...

Surefire MR07 Light Rail

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Back in the bad ole days, we didn’t have all the rail options you do now. As a matter of fact, most gun owners...

Fine Tuning Zero

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One thing I have always liked about nice 1911s is how consistently one can shoot itty-bitty groups of the desire or need arises.  I have...

All Steel 9mm Handguns

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So it seems the latest trend at the last few SHOT Shows is to take traditionally polymer framed guns and make them in all...

Internal vs External Extractors on 1911s

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While setting up the reset rope on our new falling plate rack, I address my personal feelings about the internal vs external 1911 debate.  I...

Why I Don’t Like Bobtailed 1911s

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This isn’t a decision I came to lightly. Or very quickly. It took me a few years and lots of shooting experience with a...

Armory Chat EP25 – Ivory Grips

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My story about how I ended up with Ivory grips on a carry gun. How they worked out for a carry gun. And what...

Video — Don’t Flush Cut Your Pistol Barrel

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Should you flush cut or recess cut the barrel on your pistol? From a practical standpoint, I am against this option completely.   Marky Www.john1911.com "Shooting Guns &...

POTD — 1911 Front Cocking Serrations

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This image is a photoshop joke. Obviously. But it does a good job of illustrating the front cocking serration debate in the 1911 community....
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