POTD: DIY .38 Target 1911 Build from 80% Frame

Steve Johnson
by Steve Johnson

1911Junkie sent us a photo of his very nifty long-range 1911 pistol. He wrote …

I built this 1911 in .38 Special wadcutter, from 80% 1911 Builders frame. Instead of Cerakote, I decided to blue it using Art’s Belgian Blue from Brownells. The trigger is X-Line trigger from Germany.

I want !!!!!

Steve Johnson
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!

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