Rock Island Armory M1911A1 FS Tactical II 10mm Auto

The bull barrel and all-steel everything made the RIA pistol a load to carry, but tamed recoil in our rapid-fire tests.

The timeless characteristics folks love about the 1911 are here. There’s a slab-sided barrel and thin grip frame to go along with a straight-pull trigger. Then there are added features that have become so popular, with the first readily apparent upgrade being the sights.
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