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  1. General 1911 talk
    I am on an absolute roll today. Got an opportunity to buy this Colt Gold Cup Trophy in 9mm and could not let it go.
  2. General 1911 talk
    Addicts, I have a trio of extremely special pistols to share! This is the first of the three, and will likely have the most detailed write up as a lot of this came direct from the man himself back when he originally built it and posted about it! It’s a gem of a pistol and I couldn’t be more...
  3. Colt National Match Talo

    I am the second owner. I was the first to fire it. It's a great Colt 1911 and one of a few with outstanding looks (with box and paperwork).
  4. General 1911 talk
    My collection is just Colt 1911's. I have my best day-to-day 1911, and it is a Colt 1911 Gold Cup Trophy. It was factory delivered to me as an A+ carry. It was good from Day One. It's the best of the best.
  5. General 1911 talk
    So, I traded into this gun last night. I’m in at $400. What to do with it? Restore to glory or bring it into the 21st century? Any thoughts, recommendations? Does the Grip Safety look fitted or is it a drop in?
  6. General 1911 talk
    OK, I had owned a few used worn-out 1911 pistols that I sold. The GCT was the first 1911 that I bought new. It was May, 2011 and I paid AO $1107. This pistol is still my car gun and now over 8 years old. It's better now.
  7. Tutorials
    Common question that I get asked is "How did you get the 10-8 sight to fit?" or "The 10-8 sight is too large for the Springfield dovetail." The 10-8 sight is a standard "Novak" cut sight, though Springfield's rear dovetail is about .015" small than the standard "Novak" cut. So in order to get...
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