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You Need These 5 Tools for Your 1911 Pistol Build

Posted by 80-lower on Nov 1st 2019

Building your 1911 at home is surprisingly easy – all it takes to turn an 80% 1911 frame into a functional firearm is a few drilled holes and some frame rails cut with a hand tool. But these relativel … read more

Why the 1911 Should be Your Next Build

Posted by 80-lower on Nov 1st 2019

If you’re reading this, face it: Yes, the 1911 should be your next handgun, and for plenty of good reasons. For one, it’s legendary – everyone recognizes it and respects it. Two, it lives up to its ow … read more

You Should Know These Four Facts about 1911s

Posted by 80-lower on Nov 1st 2019

We’re all about 1911s here – including the fun and historical stuff! Did you know that even today, the 1911 remains one of the most popular handguns on the international market? Its century-old design … read more

5 Must-Have Upgrades for your 1911 Build

Posted by 80-lower on Nov 1st 2019

The 1911 is a handgun universally recognized as one of the greatest firearms ever made. It helped win wars, save lives, and earn troops medals with accounts of heroism and sheer legend. But for all it … read more