The Top 5 Pistols of All Time: Autoloaders

James Reeves
by James Reeves

In this episode of TFBTV, James Reeves tells you what the 5 best autoloading handguns OF ALL TIME are. Well, technically, you told him when you participated in the ‘March Gatness’ tournament polls at this past spring (new polls coming next spring!) James takes the 5 most popular guns from that poll and gives you a little bit of history and a little bit of an explanation of their features and what made them groundbreaking. While each of these guns deserves its own video, James tries to compress all of this into a 20 minute video. Enjoy.

– Glock 19
– Glock 17
– Browning Hi-Power
– FN Hi-Power
– Colt 1911
– Wilson Combat 1911
– SIG P220
– SIG P226
– CZ-75
– Hi-Point
– Springfield Armory 1911

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James Reeves
James Reeves

Owner, Neutral Ground Gun Co. NRA/Louisiana State Police certified concealed weapons instructor, 2012-present Maxim Magazine's MAXIMum Warrior, 2011 TFBTV Executive Producer Champion, Key West Cinco De Mayo Taco Eating Competition Lawyer Instagram: gunshorts Twitter: @jjreeves

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  • Schizuki Schizuki on Jul 24, 2018

    The CZ-75's slide-in-frame was an innovation? Tell that to the SIG P210. Who cribbed it from the Mle 1935A.

  • Schizuki Schizuki on Jul 24, 2018

    Urban graffiti background, Big Bang Theory wardrobe.