Destined to become the standard that all 1911 pistols are compared against,the Taurus 1911 offers the most accurate and feature-laden models on themarket today. Featuring hammer-forged (not cast) ordnance grade steelframes, slides and barrels, Taurus machine every part to tolerance levelsthat surpass even today's industry standards. With a hand-fit of each gunwith 19 standard features. We use quality parts that are built 100% in astate-of-the-art factory, and then they mark the slide, barrel and framewith matching serial numbers. The Taurus 1911 is an unbeatable gun that isalso an unbeatable value.