The Story of Bobby Tyler and What Makes His Casehardening so Special
At the Shootists Holiday, we were able to ask Bobby Tyler, of Tyler Gun Works, about his interesting story, as well as his casehardening process.
Pop Evil Bassist Matt DiRito Builds Killer 1911s & Helps Kids With Cancer
Matt DiRito is more than the bassist for rock band Pop Evil—he's one hell of a Second Amendment advocate, he builds 1911s and he supports kids with cancer.
FIRST Look: The Nighthawk Custom Firehawk Has a Hidden Compensator
With an affixed compensator seamlessly blended into the gun, the Nighthawk Custom Firehawk is perfect for competition or as the ultimate range gun.
Is the Wilson Combat Vickers Elite Commander the Best 1911 Available?
The idea of Wilson Combat teaming up with Larry Vickers for the Vickers Elite Commander should evoke feelings of sheer euphoria for any 1911 aficionado.
Blaze Ops 1911: Pat Mac, Carolina Arms Group Team Up For Real Combat Pistol
US Army Spec Ops veteran and Ballistic Magazine star Pat McNamara has helped create the Blaze Ops 1911, based on the 1911 Mac used while serving in USASOC.
Storytelling with the Kimber Warrior SOC (TFS) 1911 Pistol
Should you find yourself in a situation where you have to save the damsel in distress, the Kimber Warrior SOC (TFS) will do the job.
Mega Makeover: Restoring a Wilson Combat Tactical Supergrade Compact
The fine folks over at the Wilson Combat custom shop restore a "been there, done that" Tactical Supergrade Compact to its former glory.
16 Important Questions & Answers About the 1911 Handgun
The 1911 handgun has been an iconic firearm for years — here are some of the most important things you need to know about it.