.45 ACP (other calibers are also available)
7 +1 rounds
5" (other lengths are also available)
The Model 1911 was first manufactured by Colt and adopted by the U.S. Armed Forces in the year 1911 (hence the name).
It served as the standard-issue sidearm for the U.S. Armed Forces from 1911 to 1986.
Today, the Model 1911 is made by dozens of different manufacturers, in a variety of calibers, barrel lengths, and configurations. The Model 1911
remians popular with civilian shooters in competitive events, and is still a popular concealed carry pistol.