Colt’s Manufacturing Company Donates Commemorative Firearm to The Museum Collection at The Connecticut State Library

Sam200 1911 Left Hartford Library 2

Donation Made in Honor of Sam Colt’s 200th Birthday WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (July 25, 2014) – Colt’s Manufacturing Company marks the 200th birthday of founder and American industrialist Sam Colt with the donation of a commemorative pistol to The Museum…

#shotshow Springfield Armory RO 9mm


One of the cooler guns from Shot Show this is the new Springfield Armory Range Officer 1911 9mm. It’s been flying under the radar a bit this week, overshadowed by the new four inch XDs. We’re big fans of the RO line from Springfield, it’s a lot of gun from a reputable maker for not a lot of money. We also like 9mm 1911s a lot, because they’re amazing to shoot. We think the Springfield Armory Range Officer 1911 9mm is going to be a big hit.