SOLD FOR: $2750
Make: Springfield Armory
Model: 1911 TGO 1 (Legend Series Springfield Rob Leatham Custom)
Serial Number: RL10202
Year of Manufacture: 2016 (Discontinued, were made to order)
Caliber: .45 Auto
Action Type: Semi-Automatic Pistol Fed By Detachable Magazine (No magazine included)
Barrel Length: 5” (Kart Barrel)
Sights / Optics: The front sight is a fixed blade with a red fiber optic bead dovetailed to the slide, the rear sight is a fully adjustable square notch.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The two piece synthetic grips are checkered. The grips show light handling and storage marks. The grips rate in about Excellent overall condition.
Type of Finish: Cerakote Forged Carbon Steel Slide, Nickel Forged Carbon Steel Frame, Stainless Barrel
Finish Originality: Original
Bore Condition: The bore is bright, the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion in the bore. In this writer’s opinion, this bore rates a 9.5 out of 10.
Overall Condition: This pistol retains about 98% of its metal finish. The balance of the finish shows light wear from handling and storage. The metal shows a few minor smudges, scuffs and scratches.The screw heads are sharp.. The markings are clear.. Overall, this pistol rates in about Excellent condition.
Mechanics: The action functions Correctly. We did not fire this firearm. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements.
Box, Paperwork & Accessories: This 1911 includes a manual, other paperwork, original wood grips, extra fiber optic material and a Trikon hard case with keys.
Our Assessment: Taken from the Springfield Armory Website: “The 1911 TGO 1 is a completely custom, made-to-order pistol constructed by the exceptional pistolsmiths of our Custom Shop and designed by Rob Leatham himself. Meeting his meticulous standards and his competition-proven preferences, this firearm is a truly unique build that is equal parts collector’s piece and first-class performer. Here are features of the TGO 1, Custom fit slide to national match frame, Custom fit match barrel & bushing, Polished feed ramp & throated barrel, Springfield Custom tool steel match hammer & sear, Fitted speed trigger w/custom tuned 3.5 lb. trigger pull, Tuned for total reliability, Lowered & flared ejection port, Tuned & polished extractor, Full length 2 piece stainless steel guide rod, Custom fitted beavertail grip safety, Extended ambidextrous thumb safety, Serrated extended magazine release button, Deluxe low mount Springfield adjustable rear sight, black target, Dovetail front fiber optic sight, Hand checkered front strap, 20LPI, Custom fit 1 pc billet magazine well, matched to bevel on frame, hand checkered 20 lpi, Black Micarta double diamond grips & Leatham legend signature laser engraved thin lined cocobolo smooth wood, Torx head grip screws, Premium black-T finish slide & small parts, Hard chrome frame & frame small parts, and Legend markings & serial number.
This is the ultimate custom 1911 made by Springfield Armory. This example is the TGO 1 and was manufactured in 1911, they no longer offer this model. This well made 1911 is in Excellent overall condition, showing light use. This handgun has a crisp trigger, great bore and tip top mechanics. All this pistol needs is some magazines and you’ll be ready to make this baby sing at the range. This high end custom Springfield 1911 would go well in any pistol collection, do not miss out on this well maintained example, we do not see these very often. Please see our photos, good luck and happy bidding.