It stands to reason that the most perfect pistol yet created for the American shooter would be the end result of a cooperative effort between Les Baer Custom, America's premier custom pistolsmith, and American Handgunner magazine, the leading publication dedicated to excellence in handgun design and performance.
The new AMERICAN HANDGUNNER SPECIAL EDITION 1911 starts with America's most iconic handgun, chambered in popular .45 ACP. Then it's custom built by Les Baer Custom with the care and precision that has made Les Baer 1911s the world's finest custom pistols...and with the thoughtful extra touches preferred by American Handgunner's readers. Special features include:
•Baer N.M. steel frame •Baer N.M. 5" Government length slide with rear cocking serrations •Baer 5" Government length barrel and custom fitted stainless steel bushing • Baer low mount adjustable Rolo rear sight with tritium night sights • Baer dovetail front sight with tritium night sight •Slide hand fitted to frame •Lowered and flared ejection port •Tuned and polished extractor •Baer extended ejector •Baer checkered slide stop •Baer speed trigger with crisp 4 lb. pull •Baer deluxe Commander style hammer, sear and disconnector •Baer beavertail grip safety with pad •Flat serrated steel mainspring housing •Bevelled mag well • Polished feed ramp and throated barrel •Baer extended tactical safety • High checkered front strap @ 30 lpi •Pistol tuned for total reliability •American Handgunner logo engraved on slide •Special double diamond black and blue VZ grips •Special "AH" serial number prefix •Brushed hard chrome lower with matte rounds •Blue top end •Tactical package (slight rounding of pistol corners) • (2) Baer premium 8•round magazines
Guaranteed to shoot 3" groups at 50 yards (10 shot groups)
Caliber: .45 ACP