Derr Precision

Category: 1911

One of the new Colt 9mm 1911 which are very nice to work with. Full rebuild with Kart barrel, EGW bushing. E2 internals, 25 lpi checkering. Grips by ” A Woman’s Touch” in Texas. Leather by Bianchi.  

Ion Bond over Hard Chrome, Chen Gen 2 magwell and carbon fiber grips. Prototype thumb safety.  Headed to Texas.

Built for CC in “Condition Three”. Colt frame and a new slide with a flat serrated back end. Kart barrel, EGW custom cut bushing. Derr Precision grip safety. Synthetic snake skin pattern grips. Finished in black Ion Bond. Bianchi holster.

A nice carry rig, Colt Commander and Exodus Leather.  The grips are snakewood. All the internals were replaced with bar stock. Slide to frame refit for a Kart barrel. EGW bushing and a Derr Precision grip safety. Flat topped and arrow pattern, Yost gold line front sight, Heinie rear. Checkering is 25 lpi. Finished in a polished blue.

This is the first of 11 commissioned builds which will be a four year commitment for me. Each decade of the Colt 1911 will be represented with a build in the predominant style of the era using a period base gun. This is the 1950’s. Bullseye was king back then, this has been fit with a High Standard rear sight which I serrated and a Patridge ramped front sight. The barrel is Colt which has been welded up and refit…

Colt Series 70 fitted with a new Kart barrel, EGW bushing. Heinie rear sight Yost gold line front. New bar stock internal from E2. Flat topped, serrated, beveled. Checkered 25lpi. Wilson low thumb safety. Derr Precision bobbed grip safety. lots more. Craig Spegel cocobolo grips.