Gun reproduction, made of metal and lacquered wooden grips, with simulated mechanism of loading and firing, and removable magazine.
The M1911 is a robust, reliable, simple-action semi-automatic pistol operated by direct recoil and powered by 7-caliber .45 cartridge die stacker. It was designed for the military use by John M. Browning, who also designed the appropriate cartridge for the weapon, the .45 ACP.
On March 29, 1911, it was officially accepted as a statutory weapon of the US Armed Forces, initially receiving the designation of the .45, M1911 Semi-Automatic Pistol. Subsequently from 1924, its designation changed to Pistol Auto Caliber .45, M1911A1. In total, the army acquired about 2.7 million pistols during its service life.
It had widespread use in World War I, World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. It remained in service continuously in the American army until 1985, when it was replaced by the Beretta gun. Some variants are still in production, and given their popularity, they are still active in some units of the Special Forces, Navy forces and Marine Corps.
Relive the best battles in history with the Denix replica of one of the most famous pistols ever created!
One of our obsessions, is to offer every day a better service to the fans of our replicas of historical weapons. On this occasion, our distributors have suggested that the fans would appreciate a minimum of instructions to know all the dynamism that replicas of M1911 guns can offer (among which we have developed a family with different finishes: models 1312, 6312, 8312 and 9312) .
The M1911 is a sturdy and reliable, single-action semi-automatic pistol, operated by direct recoil and powered by a row magazine of 7 .45 caliber cartridges. It was designed for military use by John M. Browning, who also designed the appropriate cartridge for the weapon, the .45 ACP.
We leave you here some graphic instructions that can help you in different uses of the M1911 replica.
ASSEMBLY OF THE M1911
DISASSEMBLY OF THE M1911