By Sam Hoober
Alien Gear Holsters’ Contributing Editor Sam Hoober muses whether import 1911 pistols are great guns for the money or buy and cry encounters?
Thing is that the common 1911 issues are the common 1911 issues no matter whom you get them from. If you had to blow some cash on upgrades to take them from budget guns to budget guns with good performance, here are some of the things you’d consider.
Just get Wilson Combat 1911 magazines. McCormick or MecGar if you refuse to buy Wilsons, but just get some good magazines. You might also consider upgrading the factory magazine springs and followers to have in the range bag.
Speaking of springs, upgrading the trigger springs and recoil spring could likewise reap serious benefits. Plenty of people have bought a budget 1911 and got it to run …Read the Rest