|PRICE:||R 10,500.00 Incl. VAT|
|ACTION||Semi-automatic - Delayed Blowback|
|CONDITION||New in box|
FIREARM HISTORY AND FEATURES:
The Taurus PT 1911 is a clone of the US Military Colt 1911, single-action, magazine-fed, recoil operated, semi-automatic pistol.
An iconic firearm, the 1911 has been copied and produced by many different manufacturers around the world and is still in production today in countless variants and configurations.
It is widely popular with civilian shooters for self-defense and competitive sports shooting, particularly USPSA, IDPA and IPSC.
The PT 1911 was designed and manufactured by Taurus in Porto Alegre Brazil, and launched in 2005 and is still in production.
It differs from its many competitors in the 1911-style market in that the basic model offers a package of features found on more expensive, top-end brands at a significantly lower cost.
It features a forged steel frame and slide as is available with a blued carbon steel or stainless steel finish.
It is also available chambered in both .45 ACP and 9mmP, as well as full size, Officer and Commander configurations.
The standard PT 1911 is hand-fit in the Taurus factory and includes popular combat and competition custom features such as an extended “Beaver-tail” grip safety with memory groove, extended ambidextrous thumb safety, lowered and flared ejection port, target hammer, ventilated trigger, front slide serrations and frame checkering.
This particular pistol is the Full-size model finished in Matte black, chambered in .45 ACP.
This gun is in new, unused condition.
It comes in its original hard-plastic carry case and includes original operators manual and documentation, and all accessories.
Includes 2 x 8 round magazines.
This pistol is suitable for home self defense, but is possibly a little too large for every-day, concealed carry, unless for a large-framed person.
This firearm is suitable for use in the following sports:
- IDPA – CDP division
- SADPA MPDS – Defense Pistol (DP) division
- IPSC – Classic division – Major
- PIN SHOOTING – Stock gun & Pin gun
- STEEL CHALLENGE