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Accuracy. Self-Defense: How to Search for Additional Threats, Springfield Armory XD-M Elite Precision Review. The pistol also has a precision-fit, long trigger with three weight-reducing holes in the side and a recessed stop screw to prevent overtravel. When S&W set up the new CNC machines, the machines had to have the cutter paths programmed. The slide has cocking "serrations" that are overlapping semicircles machined into the flats. With a remarkable selection of 1911’s, Smith & Wesson continues its tradition of innovation with their Titanium Firing Pin .45 ACP 1911. Model: 108411 Condition: Factory New Bud's Item Number: 72001 . In the 1980s, action shooters demanded absolute reliability, increased capacity, flared magazine wells and anything else that contributed to greater speed. If dropped, there is less chance of damage to the lands or grooves at the muzzle end of the barrel. I have a PC 1911, and an E series, they both have been trouble free since new. With a remarkable selection of SW1911's, Smith & Wesson continues its tradition of innovation and its commitment to bringing shooters the finest quality high performance firearms. It's best if you can stop him before he gets within arm's reach, and even with a .45 ACP, that might require multiple hits. Again, S&W considered this subject carefully. Password: Forum: Register: Notices : Should YOU Join the S&W Collectors Association? This means you have the option to read your magazine on most popular phones and tablets. Had you said a few years ago that the next new 1911 pistol we'll see will have the S&W logo on it, I would've dismissed you as loony. The Smith & Wesson 1911 "E" Series. S&W also applied for a patent on a change and improvement in the trigger design, one that allows a more consistent, cleaner, trigger pull. It's not actually recessed into the slide, but rather into the barrel bushing. The E Series pistols have no firing pin safety. The recoil spring is obviously correct, as the brass is extracted and ejected just fine but was not hurled into the next shooting bay. The gun sports well-done ambi safeties, an external extractor and a subtly redesigned ejection port for better ejection and less denting of brass. In a real-life situation, you need to make sure the known threat is neutralized before... With the introduction of the XD-M Elite line of pistols, Springfield Armory one-ups itself. Sure, with +P defensive loads it came back briskly but not such that I found myself needing a break or wishing for a lighter load or heavier pistol. The first E-series models will be a pair of Government-size pistols--one with a rail and one without--and a lightweight compact. A man with a knife may not be an immediate threat at 25 yards, but he could be in a matter of seconds. Inside the slide is a match barrel, with a recessed crown and an observation port at the chamber to be used as a loaded-chamber indicator. You'd think, a century on, that there wasn't anything new to be done to the 1911. There were some makers who were new to external extractors and found it difficult to make them work. Since making my first post to this thread, I wanted to purchase a 1911 for a potential carry piece and went with the E-series Sc version instead of a mate to my 5" PC gun. Description ; Additional information ; Reviews (0) Description Smith & Wesson SW1911TA E-Series Tactical … 1 thought on “ Smith & Wesson SW1911TA ” carlo April 18, 2012 at 1:23 am. If you're like most, you were somewhat. The E-class Smith & Wesson is the latest development of the SW1911 series and is a revamping of the line in many ways. The Engraved 1911’s stainless steel construction also makes it a great starting platform for further upgrades, and the MSRP of only $1,219 keeps it within just about anyone’s reach. These 1911's are manufactured with a wide variety of materials, finishes and unique features and are favorites in any collection. Along with the M&P pistols and rifles, the Smith and Wesson folks brought out a few other goodies, ranging from flashlights to press kit USB devices shaped like ear plugs. Discussion Starter • #2 • Nov 9, 2013. Ever the gun junkie, I approached the Smith rep about carrying the pistol for the morning. On the models with adjustable sights--meant to be offered to the target- and competition-shooting crowd--S&W has a new, two-piece magazine button. |   You will be able to swap out the mag-button head for one that is compact for carry or bigger for competition. SW1911. It also has Tritium night sights, manual safety, wooden laminate E-series grip, and rail. With a remarkable selection of SW1911's, Smith & Wesson continues its tradition of innovation and its commitment to bringing shooters the finest quality high performance firearms. Smith Wesson E-series 1911 thoughts Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by Ranger357, Feb 22, 2019. These S&W pistols feature Enhanced Oversize Extractor, Enhanced Combat Ejection Port, Enhanced Titanium Firing Pin, Enhanced Precision Trigger Enhanced Laminated Wooden Grip, and Enhanced Detailed Slide Rib. June 18, 2014 By Tom McHale Leave a Comment. I grew up with internally mounted extractors, but I suspect the larger you make the extractor, the easier (and less expensive) it is to mount it externally. At that point, I partially disassembled the pistol and roughly cleaned it. With a remarkable selection of SW1911's, Smith & Wesson continues its tradition of innovation and its commitment to bringing shooters the finest quality high performance firearms. Smith & Wesson’s variations of John Moses Browning’s extremely popular 1911 design can be seen in the production, Pro Series, Champion Series and Performance Center line of SW1911 pistols. Ever the gun junkie, I approached the Smith rep about carrying the pistol for the morning. These 1911's are manufactured with a wide variety of materials, finishes and unique features and are favorites in … Some folks would consider 25 yards as a rather long-range requirement for a defensive pistol. The company kept the external extractor, but it subtly reshaped the ejection port for even more reliable ejection and less brass denting. To do this, the retaining pin had to be relocated and the internals of the mainspring housing modified a bit, but the end result is a carry gun that doesn't poke at your clothes. They’re gorgeous. Both front and rear sights are dovetail mounted in the slide, and the rear sight has a setscrew that can be loosened to adjust either right or left. The Smith & Wesson 1911 "E" Series. Well, you'd be wrong. I never do that with a handgun because I want to see how the pistol does when it's not clean. All the stainless parts will be treated with Melonite, so they are plenty hard. Let’s start with the most noticeable features. It's been replaced with a titanium firing pin and stronger firing pin spring. Instead of plain serrations on the front and rear of the slide, there are diamond-pattern cuts, which are slightly larger than those on the grips and resemble the scales on a snake. Along with the M&P pistols and rifles, the Smith and Wesson folks brought out a few other goodies, ranging from flashlights to press kit USB devices shaped like ear plugs. Posted: August 18, 2013. What Smith & Wesson has done, and something I haven't seen on other 1911s, is extend the checkering on the backstrap down and all the way around the curve of the butt. An item that caught my particular attention: their Pro Series 1911 in 9mm. The shape of such modified frames is a subject of almost as much discussion as guide rods. The heavier loads combined with the lightweight frame made me shoot slower, but since I've never been fast, I tend to concentrate on precision. That is, the corners of the frontstrap verticals do not follow the curve of the interior and are a bit more of a corner than you might expect. First off, gone is the firing pin block. The E Series pistols have no firing pin safety. […] Accuracy. The E-Series hardwood grip panels have a texture that mimics the scale pattern found on the slide. I find ambi safeties a pain sometimes, particularly when the grip safety is timed late an. This semi-automatic pistol is a single-action, magazine-fed, recoil-operated handgun, designed to fire .45 ACP rounds. The magazine well is lightly beveled--not so much that a competition shooter will notice but more than generously for a daily carry gun. Smith & Wesson have been in the 1911 game for just under a decade. Smith And Wesson 1911 TA E-Series 45 ACP Semi-Auto Pistol Overview. The scandium frame wears a black anodized finish, and the slide is stainless steel. Smith & Wesson Model SW1911 .45 ACP: by Jeff Quinn photography by Jeff Quinn & Boge Quinn. The newly design trigger is what you'd expect of a 1911: clean, crisp, a bit heavy right out of the box. Now, rather than wait several months until your gunsmith finishes, you can buy a 1911 and wear it to a barbecue that same night. Since reports show a preponderance of defensive shootings occur in reduced-light conditions, take a hard look at the sights on any gun you anticipate using for self-defense. They’ve proven that they can manufacture a Joe-average JMB that appeals to the masses. Johnnyvegas, Mar 24, 2019. Mar 24, 2019 #16 . The 1911 pistol offers a vast canvas to engravers, and over the years, the legendary handgun has … I figure in my tenure as a gunsmith I worked on about 500 1911s, and as a writer I've certainly reviewed at least another 100 more. Londero Sports sell SMITH WESSON at the best price in the canadian market. Smith & Wesson's variations of John Moses Browning's extremely popular 1911 design can be seen in the production, Pro Series, Champion Series and Performance Center line of SW1911 pistols. Close … The "E" stands for Enhanced. Like its round-butt revolvers, this makes it a lot easier to carry concealed. S&W 1911 TA E-Series. There’s always something appealing about a nice 1911. We Review the NEW Smith & Wesson E-Series! Now that would be interesting.) One of them, whose opinion I highly respect, traded in his Ed Brown for a SIG and says he is happy he did, and none of the guys who bought the SIGs had any difficulties with them; they ran well right out of the box. Velocity measured in fps 10 feet from the muzzle for 10 consecutive shots with a Shooting Chrony chronograph. The beautifully engraved pistol sports wooden grips also with fish scale patterning. some of the parts are blued. Before we get to the nitty-gritty of Smith and Wesson’s 1911, let’s take a look at the basic build of the M1911. This combat port lived up to its name during testing—I had no ejection problems at any time. With the E-Series, Smith split the difference. And while the scrollwork on either side of the pistol is a real attention-grabber, it’s the handgun’s damage (or relative lack thereof) to shooters’ pocketbooks that is the real eye-catcher. 1911 Talk: Springfield TRP vs. Smith and Wesson E Series Hello. SpecificationsManufacturer: Smith & Wesson; (800) 331-0852Action Type: Recoil-operated, semi-automaticCaliber: .45 ACPCapacity: 8+1 roundsFrame: ScandiumSlide: Stainless steelBarrel Length: 4.25 inchesRifling: 6 grooves; 1:15-inch RH twistSights: Trijicon tritium front and rear; rear sight adjustable for windageTrigger Pull Weight: 4 pounds, 4 ouncesLength: 7.95 inchesWidth: 1.4 inchesHeight: 5.4 inchesWeight: 29.7 ouncesAccessories: lock, manual, spare magazine,  hard caseMSRP: $1,369. At 100 years old, and all but growing younger with each year, the 1911’s popularity seems on a perpetual rise. Smith & Wesson re-launched their 'E' Series of 1911s this year and they have been very well received in the market. The Smith & Wesson 1911 "E" Series. Editor’s Review. One of the drawbacks of the 1911 is that the corner of the frame can cause clothing to catch and drape over it, letting the world know you're packing some artillery. Barrel hood has a witness hole to serve as a loaded-chamber indicator. When you buy a new gun, the instructions tell you to clean it before use. Along with new CNC machines, S&W took a look at the details of the 1911 and decided to make a few minor but important changes. However, like many other brands of premium 1911's, "I feel" they are way overpriced for what one gets. As it turns out, the rear sight on the E-Series 1911 is noticeably shorter than on some of my other pistols. Despite the alloy frame and the relative light weight, the recoil was not a problem at all. To get started, click the link below to visit mymagnow.com and learn how to access your digital magazine. In a nutshell, recoil in the lighter weight E-Series was noticeably stouter than with a steel gun. The lowered ejection port and the extractor team up to work just as the design team intended--leaving brass without any creases and ready for easy reloading. Had the company gone with the original design, the expectation was that at least a few pistols would be returned because they weren't working properly with a user-installed full-length guide rod. The weight savings compared to that of a stainless steel frame with a 5-inch barrel is more than 10 ounces (29.6 versus 39.8 ounces). One of the big changes S&W made was to radius the frame to what it calls a "round-butt" configuration for better concealed carry. This pistol has a Picatinny rail, 5" barrel and a black Melonite finish. With a remarkable selection of 1911’s, Smith & Wesson continues its tradition of innovation with their Titanium Firing Pin .45 ACP 1911. For a pocket pistol wearing rudimentary sights, I might agree. 108409 45 ACP, $1399. The pistol’s Melonite finish is comparable to the Nitron-finished SIG, although brighter than the SIG. As I have gotten more conservative in many things, I find that my early love of guide rods has faded. I have been a Smith & Wesson fan for years and I own several S&W handguns. This is the process where the machine selects each cutting tool in turn and makes a cut of such-and-such depth along a particular track at a particular rate. Subscriber Services. E-mail your comments/questions about this site to:ShootingIllustrated@nrahq.orgFor questions/comments about Shooting Illustrated magazine, please e-mail:Publications@nrahq.orgYou can contact the NRA via phone at: NRA Member Programs1-800-672-3888, To advertise on Shooting Illustrated, visit nramediakit.com for more information. Now, I can't promise that your SW1911SC will shoot this well, but this one shoots. This is to provide a better "bite" for the frontstrap checkering and thus give you a more secure grip. And since the bushing on the E is a standard bushing, I could change the recoil spring setup to a standard one with a cap and guide and no rod in between. While I looked at them, I groped for a term to describe them. Smith & Wesson SW1911SC 45 ACP E-Series The classic 1911 in all its glory. The grips are not only really att… All Rights Reserved. The frame is anodized gloss black, and it sports an ambidextrous thumb safety as well as a beavertail grip safety, both finished black to match the frame. First of all, the company bought all-new CNC machines and installed them in the S&W plant up in Houlton, Maine--a quiet town on the border with New Brunswick to which the company has moved all its "metal" pistol production. These 1911's are manufactured with a wide variety of materials, finishes and unique features and are favorites in any collection. Summary: Mike Boyle’s review of and rating for the Smith & Wesson (S&W) SW1911 Compact ES, including a range report and S&W’s specs, photo and MSRP. Smith & Wesson Semi-Auto Pistols Other Smith & Wesson Semi-Automatic Pistols from the 1950's to Present … Details like a muzzle crown that is recessed and chamfered even with the barrel bushing to reduce the likelihood of damaging the rifling prove the E-Series is more than just a good-looking pistol. The fish-scale treatment is carried over to the grips, which are smooth except for fish-scale inset panels and are bolted down with Allen-head screws. I also like the look and feel of the laminated-wood grip panels with their diamond pattern cuts and large, centrally located diamond with the letter "E" nicely engraved in its center. The ejection port is what the company calls a "combat ejection port." This model has a black stainless steel frame, barrel, and slide. While carrying a full size, all steel 1911 isn’t always fun, shooting one sure is. And then there is the accuracy. ©2020 Outdoor Sportsman Group. All Handguns subscribers now have digital access to their magazine content. In this arena, the pistol was remarkably consistent. The new 1911s will be available in both all-stainless and stainless slide over aluminum frame, and the all-stainless will be either bright or black. I have conducted or participated in more than one 1911 drop test in an attempt to get primed cases to ignite, and I don't see the firing pin block as necessary. This pistol has a Picatinny rail, 5" barrel and a stainless steel finish. S&W has been at this a long time, and it knows the ins and outs of programming. Smith & Wesson 1911 E-Series Pistol. The S&W ambi is low profile enough that it didn't get in the way of my knuckle (the usual binding spot), and the grip safety never gave me any problems. In response, 1911 manufacturers are offering pistols with many of the beauty features previously provided only as an aftermarket service by custom pistolsmiths. The pistol remains a traditional 1911 in appearance, and holsters for the Colt or Taurus rail guns will also fit the SW1911TA. Accuracy. A close friend of mine has been shooting competition for a few years now, and he recommended that I seriously consider adding a 1911 to my collection. There is a small diamond with the E-Series “E” logo. Accuracy. An item that caught my particular attention: their Pro Series 1911 in 9mm. And yet here I am, eager to tell you about the latest. The pistol has demonstrated 100 percent reliability ever since. Privacy Policy   •   Contact Us   •   Warnings   •   FAQs   •  © 2020 National Rifle Association of America. Precision. The result is today's 1911s are the best-made pistols in the platform's history, with most capable of fulfilling the requirements for target shooting, action-pistol competition or self-defense. Smith & Wesson's variations of John Moses Browning's extremely popular 1911 design can be seen in the production, Pro Series, Champion Series and Performance Center line of SW1911 pistols. Smith & Wesson's variations of John Moses Browning's extremely popular 1911 design can be seen in the production, Pro Series, Champion Series and Performance Center line of SW1911 pistols. A simple rear sight replacement would convert it into a perfect carry gun, both for up-close-and-personal encounters and those at more extended ranges. Disassembly is quick, easy and requires no tools. If the market is any indicator, single-stack 9mms have become a top choice for concealed carry handguns, especially with Model 1911s. Smith & Wesson's variations of John Moses Browning's extremely popular 1911 design can be seen in the production, Pro Series, and Performance Center line of SW1911 pistols. One decision it made was to leave the frontstrap of the frame with a "flat" radius. (Click here to see all of Boyle’s gun reviews.) In the modern tactical world, however, the demand is for simplicity, functionality and survivability. Smith & Wesson's variations of John Moses Browning's extremely popular 1911 design can be seen in the production, Pro Series, Champion Series and Performance Center line of SW1911 pistols. Since this hiccup occurred near the end of the last magazine, there's every reason to believe it was pilot error. Those 1911s built for bullseye shooting near the middle of the 20th century have incredibly crisp and lightweight trigger pulls, highly visible and adjustable sights, tuned actions and match-grade barrels. My 686 Plus is the handgun that I shoot the most accurately, so I was quite excited to finally be able to try a couple of S&W’s new 1911 offerings. I like the ease of carry they offer, and my shooting hand does not notice the difference at all. This particular eSeries model is a blend of traditional and modern innovation. An engraved 1911 typically runs a pretty penny. One of Smith & Wesson's responses to our fashion desires is its "E" Series, and while these pistols are definitely aesthetically enhanced, they are still fighting handguns. UPC: 022188084092 . The E-class Smith & Wesson is the latest development of the SW1911 series and is a revamping of the line in many ways. At 25 yards with my fore- arms resting on a shooting bag, every 230-grain load produced five-shot groups ranging from 3 to 4 inches. The slide has the S&W external extractor, the subject of some controversy a few years ago. Smith & Wesson didn't ignore the top half of the 1911. The G. Madore pistol has a sense of history and emotional attachment combined with excellent... For the deep-pocketed aficionado of fine handguns, the Nighthawk VIP Black might be your cup... Give a Gift   But having dry-fired it and spent a weekend at the range with it, I find it is cleaning up nicely. by Dick Williams - This E-Series pistol's most distinguishable feature is the frame's round butt, something I love on 1911s with the shorter barrels. This pistol has a Picatinny rail, 5" barrel and a stainless steel finish. Performance. For a variety of reasons, my go-to .45 ACP load is something with a 230-grain bullet. Disassembly is quick, easy and requires no tools. S&W installed the rod itself to avoid that. Smith & Wesson SW1911 TA E-SERIES 8+1 .45 ACP 5" 4 Reviews | 1 Questions & Answers. Make no mistake about the Smith & Wesson E-Series 1911; it's not only beautiful enough to wear to the barbecue, it will ensure you get there safely. Accuracy measured in inches for five consecutive, five-shot groups at 25 yards from a shooting bag. Subsequent groups did not let me down. Johnnyvegas, Mar 24, 2019. esmith1721 and V Gehts like this. It also has Tritium night sights, manual safety, wooden laminate E-series grip, and rail. Women On Target® Instructional Shooting Clinics, Volunteer At The Great American Outdoor Show, Marion P. Hammer Women Of Distinction Award, Women's Wildlife Management / Conservation Scholarship, National Youth Shooting Sports Ambassadors, NRA Outstanding Achievement Youth Award Presented by Brownells, National Youth Shooting Sports Cooperative Program. The 1911SC (top) has a "Bobtail" butt, while the SW1911 (bottom) has a standard square butt. There are currently two full- size stainless versions with different sights, and two Officer-sized models, one in 9mm and another in .45 ACP. With a 4.25-inch barrel and a rounded heel, the E-Series’ striking appearance is meant to be concealed. Buy a Smith Wesson 1911 E-Series online. Smith & Wesson’s variations of John Moses Browning’s extremely popular 1911 design can be seen in the production, Pro Series, and Performance Center line of SW1911 pistols. Running the same drill back at the 10-yard line and speed loading the extra two magazines resulted in one round straying about .5 inch below the vital zone. The scales are good looking, but I'd rather have either checkered slide and frame or scaled slide and frame. In addition, the Smith & Wesson 1911SC E-Series Pistol is equipped with some of the most sought-after features for 1911. Precision. (Scales on the rear of the slide? Accuracy. Despite its qualifications as a barbecue gun, the E-Series pistol has excellent low-light sights—specifically Trijicon, with their tritium vials surrounded by a white circle. I seem to handle a short trigger better than a long one on a 1911, and I don't particularly like the look of the three holes, but these are both minor considerations. i got a satin finished stainless. User Name: Remember Me? As it turned out, the factory windage setting was perfect, but my 25-yard groups were consistently 2 to 4.5 inches low. I loaded two magazines with a mixture of different 230-grain loads, and went to work offhand with a speed reload between magazines. S&W 1911 TA E-Series. Jim and Scott show you how to make each trip to the shooting range a quality experience. The SIG SAUER P365 (model # 365-9-BXR3) may just be the subcompact 9mm against which all... Do you remember the first time you fired a gun? Yes, there have been some "improvements" from time to time. Buy online Smith & Wesson SW1911TA E-Series 45 ACP Pistol with our Handguns store. Just bought new performance center 1911 model 170344. MFG: Smith & Wesson Locate FFL: Fit Charts: Trade With Gurney: Suggest Edit **Mouse over image above to zoom any area, or click on image to zoom the entire image. At some point in the past (like when our cave-dwelling ancestors began decorating their favorite club or stick), our vanity surfaced in the selection of our firearms. Smith And Wesson 1911 TA E-Series 45 ACP Semi-Auto Pistol; This 1911 TA has a tactical accessories rail for mounting your choice of helping hand. 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