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  1. 1911 Photo Gallery
    The hunter is the perfect companion to the high polished turnbull blue 9mm supergrade commander! Happy Friday, Addicts.
  2. General 1911 talk
    I was surfing this morning and found this wave... Shortly before our entry into the Korean War, the U.S. government was searching for a lighter pistol for military officers. In hopes of securing a lucrative federal contract, Colt created an aluminum-frame, 9 mm-chambered version of the famed...
  3. General 1911 talk
    What are the options for a Commander sized .45 with blued finish under $1200. I really like the SA Garrison in it's blued finish, but it's only offered at full size.
  4. General 1911 talk
    Commander size all steel forger barrel and frame and upper. Shoots OK I'll reserve further comment till 500 rounds Been gone sence August 2021 for a transplant so I need to treat myself..
  5. General 1911 talk
    I’m looking for suggestions on a budget minded aluminum framed Commander. Something less than $1k, preferably under $800. Must be in 45 ACP.
  6. Sold/Expired Classifieds
    I bought this last summer when Ted had it in his shop knowing it would be a place holder until mine was completed. My steel 9mm Commander is out for hard/chrome and will be done in the next 60 days and my KGB 9mm Commander Lightweight build is nearing completion so....BOOM Ted said it was late...
  7. General 1911 talk
    Shot my new Colt LW Commander. It definitely has more bounce that my 5" Garrison. That stubby grip safety ain't cutting it! It's a 67 so I went old school and stoked it with Speer 200 grain "Flying Ashtrays"
  8. Sold/Expired Classifieds
    New listing to clean up some of the old conversations. I've reduced the price for this listing. Thank you all for your interest. For sale is my Fusion Firearms Pro Series CCO. This is a “custom build” from Bob Serva and crew at Fusion. It’s not a kit gun or a Freedom Series gun. The gun is in...
  9. Sold/Expired Classifieds
    Boy it pains me to do this, but I have an opportunity to pick up a sweet model T ford and a ton of parts; and I’ve always wanted to do a model T racer from T.R.O.G.! I’m short just a bit…so I gotta find something to post 🥺😔 1952 Colt Lightweight Commander. Apparently it was carried but not shot...
  10. General 1911 talk
    I’m looking to add a commander to my collection but can’t seem to quite find what I’m looking for… I have a 5in Les Baer and their concept VII seems to fit the bill pretty well but wouldn’t mind trying something else as variety is the spice of life! Not super picky on features but I would like...
  11. 1911 Photo Gallery
    Just received my newest 1911 commander build. Wilson Combat Supergrade Commander Special 4.25” chambered in 9MM. Turnbull Charcoal Blue finish with high polish. Needing absolutely no introduction for this finish! Digital pictures cannot capture the visual magic of high polished charcoal blue...
  12. General 1911 talk
    Got some really nice stag grips from the forum, super nice for letting me pay when I could! Finally got them in the other day and boy do they just look perfect on the ‘52 commander:
  13. Sold/Expired Classifieds
    Mainly interested in 1950 to 69 Commanders, as well as Commercial Government models. I Will only deal with established and reputable members. No offense intended to new members.
  14. General 1911 talk
    Looks like a nice a Volkmann available at Mile High In Colorado. For anyone wanting one.
  15. General 1911 talk
    Just gonna make a new thread lol. Somehow them shipping me a government instead of a commander cost me more money cause now I’ll have a set lol Unfortunately, I tested positive for Covid, 2nd time after being vaccinated…don’t get me started… Got up today and decided fondling my new colt would...
  16. General 1911 talk
    The colt shot great, however the trigger just seemed like there was some gunk preventing it from being “perfect”. I figured after 70 years of being carried or whatever…it’s bound to have some dust bunnies in it. So here we go: Nothing surprising here, all looks good to me except just so much...
  17. General 1911 talk
    Well, this started as a quest for a new carry gun, was looking for a LW commander. Unable to purchase the local one I was going after I started looking around…and lo’ and behold I came across this 1952 Colt Commander in 45acp. I saw potential and couldn’t help myself. Like a suit wearing gigolo...
  18. General 1911 talk
    Been hankering for a commander…and I’ve found a couple I can afford…but I’m torn…and need some advice. I do plan on carrying whatever I buy. First up is the Colt Gunsite LW commander, boy is it nice…but also a nice price…I feel like it is my top pick but I’d like to save money if I can Next...
  19. Sold/Expired Classifieds
    Commander would prefer a colt, would also prefer series 70 but really doesn’t matter. Finish also doesn’t matter but stainless or a coating would be great. Basically just sticking this out there and see what I find. Was thinking about buying the Gunsite commander but wanna see what’s out there...
  20. Sold/Expired Classifieds
    As much as I regret letting this go, I am selling this Nighthawk Custom Talon II chambered in 10mm. This firearm has approximately 400 rounds fired so far, which it has cycled flawlessly. Has wear on the barrel bushing and rear slide checkering from carry/use. Will come with 2x mags, an...
    $2,225 USD
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