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Rock Island Armory 51421 1911 Standard GI 8+1 45ACP 5"
Maximum Quantity: 1

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Model: 51421
Condition: Factory New
Bud's Item Number: 411539079
UPC: 4806015514213
MFG: Rock River Arms

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*Newest models of this firearm will have black grips, however some will still have original Walnut.

Caliber: 45 ACP Action: Single Action Capacity: 8+1 Finish: Parkerized Length: 8.5 Safety: Frame Mounted Sights: Fixed StockFrame: Wood Magazine: 1 / 8 rd.

Finish Duo-Tone
Type Revolver
Action Blowback Operation
Caliber 22 Long Rifle
Barrel Length 4.4"
Capacity 26 1
Safety Taurus Security System
Grips G-10 (Composite)
Sights 3-Dot
Weight 2.47 lbs
Finish Not Valid
Type Single Shot
Action Recoil Operation
Caliber 41 Remington Mag
Barrel Length Not Valid
Capacity 18 + 1
Safety Firing Pin Block Only
Grips Green
Sights Scope Mount
Weight 2.47 lbs
Type Not Listed
Caliber 357 MAG / 9mm
Barrel Length 3.86"
Capacity 5
Safety Trigger/Firing Pin/Internal Lock
Grips Holster Grip
Sights White Dot
Weight 2.47 lbs
Finish Black
Type Semi-Automatic
Action Single
Caliber 45 Automatic Colt Pistol (ACP)
Barrel Length 5"
Capacity 8 + 1
Safety Thumb and Grip Safety
Grips Black
Sights GI Type Sights
Weight 2.47 lbs

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157 Reviews. Average Rating: 4.9 of 5 Stars! [4.9 of 5 Stars!]
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Reviewed By: Michael L on 09/22/2014 Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 Stars!]
Great firearm. Love this little gem. Great action. ..eats all 45 acp ammo ive tried. Great gun great price. What more do you want?...it to come with fries?

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Reviewed By: William, L S on 08/01/2014 Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 Stars!]
I wanted a 1911. That said, I didn't want to pay $1200+ for a weapon that was going to be a "working" gun. I wanted something that was accurate (hit center mass or place a head shot at 15 - 25 yrds), was inexpensive enough not to worry about taking it into the bush with all the abuse that entails, and finally something that had large stopping power and with which I can unload 5 - 8 rounds in short order. Again, I wasn't looking for a high dollar weapon or collectors item when I bought it. And this weapon is certainly not that but, the RIA 1911 is a very functional, reliable weapon that will eat any 45 ACP ammo I feed it, and I mean anything. It has taken quite the abuse and yet, I have never experienced one Failure to Fire, Feed, etc. It's not pretty but, it goes bang every time. I bought it over 1 year ago from Buds (can't say enough about Buds great prices and fast service) for $409 and, it totally fits my requirements. Your mileage may vary but, for me, I have to say it's my go to handgun.

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Reviewed By: Roger P on 07/30/2014 Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 Stars!]
Sorry it took awhile to leave review got for my dad who was a vet he loved the gun and shortly past after . Again a pleasure doing business with Buds

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Reviewed By: Joseph B on 06/26/2014 Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 Stars!]
Fantastic! It shipped rather quickly and arrived just as fast. The waiting period left me anxious, but when I finally got to fire it on Tuesday this week, it worked fantastically. Out of the 100 rounds I fired, I only got one FTF, probably having something to do with the way I loaded the rounds into the magazine, which worked just fine, by the way.

I wasn't too satisfied with the smooth walnut grips, so I had them replaced by diamond checkered ones. Now, knowing that the pistol works fine, I may have the black finish stripped and have it given a gray parkerized or blued finish to make it all the more classical.

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Reviewed By: Art Omar Q on 05/19/2014 Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 Stars!]
I purchased the Rock Island Armory 1911 GI .45 ACP a little before Christmas 2013 and received it December 30th. This is my 6th purchase through Buds and I have not had one issue with any firearm or delivery to my FFL in California. I have also used their layaway plan quite a few times. Great customer service and great products. The Rock Island arrived in a nice foam insulated box, along with a DVD and one 8 round magazine. The gun itself came drenched in oil, but nothing a good cleaning could not solve. I put about 250 rounds down range with CCI Blazer and Federal 230 grain ammunition and have not had one FTF, FTE or a single stovepipe. The 2 Tripp Research 8 round Cobra magazines that I purchased have worked flawless. The gun shoots a little low, but with the proper adjustment is very accurate. Great 1911, tight fit and paid $329. Overall I am very pleased with Bud's and my purchase.

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