August 2000

Non-1911 .45 ACPs: Heresy, Or Are They Here To Stay?

John Browning’s beloved 1911 semi-auto design isn’t the only game in town for launching the big Automatic Colt Pistol round. We test five non-1911s to find out what’s right—and wrong.

There's more than one way to skin the cat when it comes to launching the big .45 ACP round. We evaluate guns from CZ, Ruger, Charles Daly, Glock and S&W.

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