SOLD FOR: $1615
Make: Springfield Armory
Model: 1911-A1 TRP Operator, Product Code PC9108LCA
Serial Number: NM522368
Year of Manufacture: 2017
Caliber: .45 ACP
Action Type: Removable Magazine Single Action SA Semi-Automatic Pistol
Markings: The right side of the frame is marked “SPRINGFIELD INC / GENESEO IL USA / NM522368”. The right side of the slide is marked “SPRINGFIELD ARMORY” followed by the Springfield Armory crossed cannon logo and is also marked “TRP” behind the slide serrations. The top of the barrel visible through the ejection port is marked “S.A. .45 AUTO”. The left side of the slide is marked “MODEL 1911-A1 / CAL. 45” and is also marked “TRP” behind the slide serrations. The left side of the dust cover is marked “TACTICAL”.
Barrel Length: 5” Match Grade
Sights / Optics: The front sight is a Trijicon serrated blade with a tritium lamp and is dovetailed into the slide. The rear sight is a Trijicon square notch lo-mount sight with two tritium lamps and is dovetailed into the slide; it also has a set screw. The lamps are bright and easily acquired in low-light environments.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The installed grips are black and gray checkered G-10 panels. There is light handling wear. The checkering is sharp. There are no chips or cracks. The grips rate in about Excellent condition.
Type of Finish: Black Armory Kote
Finish Originality: Original
Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion in the bore.
Overall Condition: This handgun retains about 99% of its metal finish. There are light handling marks. The screwheads are sharp. The markings are strong. Overall, this handgun rates in about Excellent condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We did not fire this handgun. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements.
Box, Paperwork & Accessories: Included is a serial matching case, two 8-round magazines, paperwork including the manual, and double diamond checkered wood grips in Excellent condition.
Our Assessment: This is a great tactical pistol with a skeletonized trigger and hammer, beavertail extended grip safety, ambidextrous thumb safety, full-length guide-rod, lo-mount night sights, forward slide serrations, and beveled extended magazine well. With its all-steel construction, recoil should be minimal and fast follow-up shots easy. The sights will allow you to operate with this Operator in low to no light operational situations. The pistol is in Excellent condition and comes with its original case, ready for carry, competition or recreational target shooting. Without going the fully custom route, this is about the best 1911 you can get. Please see our photos and good luck