July 2010

Slapping Our Heads Over 380s

Reader Schiffmann says we’re out of touch about the popularity of pocket pistols. Reader McGehee says he’ll stick with his Balmos, thank you very much. And more Mosquito bites.

Your review of the SW1911 9mm Pro Series was dead on every area, but I do have two exceptions. I agree with your assessment on the look, feel, including grip size and weight, slide serrations, reliability, workmanship, etc. The trigger is marvelous. However, after 3000 rounds fired through mine (many from a rest), I have determined that the gun is not bullseye accurate (not even close). Additionally, the rear sight is a proprietary mount and the last time I called S&W they did not have an adjustable sight that would fit. I have not found any other company that makes a sight that will fit this gun.

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