Para GI Expert 1911

    The GI Expert is a new entry level .45 1911 pistol from Para USA.

    A 1911 for the 21st Century – it feels like an old friend, the one that the company armorer worked over for you to earn your Expert Marksman’s badge. Using new millennium technology Para has built you a production .45 that is silky smooth with a crisp, clean trigger that makes you the best shot you can be.

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    Caliber: .45 ACP
    Barrel: 5 inches, stainless steel
    Twist: 1 in 16 inches, left-hand
    Action: Single-action, Semi-automatic
    Sights: Dovetail Fixed, 3-White Dot
    Receiver: Carbon Steel
    Trigger: Medium length
    Hammer: Skeletonized Spur
    Magazine: 8-round with removable base pad
    Weight: 39 ounces
    Finish: Covert Black Para Kote™
    Stocks: Checkered Polymer
    Safeties: Slide Lock, Internal Firing Block, Grip
    Additional Features: Lowered and flared ejection port, beveled magazine well, flat mainspring housing, grip safety contoured for spur hammer

    The introductory MSRP is $599.

    More info here.

    Steve Johnson

    I founded TFB in 2007 and over 10 years worked tirelessly, with the help of my team, to build it up into the largest gun blog online. I retired as Editor in Chief in 2017. During my decade at TFB I was fortunate to work with the most amazing talented writers and genuinely good people!