SOLD FOR: $1200
Make: Rock Island Armory
Model: M1911 A1 – FS
Serial Number: RIA1358924
Year of Manufacture: 2011 (Test Fired Brass Envelope)
Caliber: .38 Super
Action Type: Single Action Semi-Auto with Removable Magazine
Markings: The left side of the slide is marked with the Rock Island Armory logo followed by “ROCK ISLAND ARMORY”. The right side of the frame is marked “RIA1358924” and “M1911 A1 – FS”. The barrel is marked “CAL. 38 SUPER”. The dust cover is marked “APINTL-PAHRUMP NV / ACP PHILIPPINES”
Barrel Length: 5”
Sights / Optics: The front sight is a small rounded blade fixed to the slide, it has been painted orange. The rear sight is a square notch dovetailed to the slide.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The grips are two-piece Pachmayr faux-pearl. The grips show minimal handling wear and no notable imperfections. Overall, the grips rate in about Excellent condition.
Type of Finish: Matte Nickel
Finish Originality: Original
Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There appears to be light erosion in the grooves, but this may prove to be stubborn fouling.
Overall Condition: This pistol retains about 96% of its current finish. There are some light draglines and handling marks. There are a few rubs and scuffs, some have caused smooth spots, most noticeable on the bottom of the slide and right side at the port. There are a few little nicks into the metal on the bottom of the slide. The screw heads are sharp and the markings are clear. Overall, this pistol rates in about Fine Plus condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. The slide has little play to the frame. We did not fire this handgun. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance standards.
Box, Paperwork & Accessories: This pistol comes in its original serial matching black plastic RIA box with a total of two 9-round magazines and test fired brass. The magazines show light operational wear, in about Fine condition.