Cabot Guns CGC Model Icon 9mm 5″ Stainless 1911 Semi-Automatic Pistol

SOLD FOR: $6,625

LSB#: 240130KT001

Cabot Guns


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Action Type: 
Single-Action Semi-Automatic Detachable Magazine Fed Pistol

Barrel Length: 5″ National Match

Sights / Optics: 
The front sight is a blade dovetailed to the slide parallel to the bore. The rear sight is a “U” notch sight with a serrated rear face and vertical front face, it is dovetailed into the slide and has a set screw.

Stock Configuration & Condition: 
The grips are two-piece smooth stainless steel panels. There are a few scuffs that have caused smooth spots. There is a light mark on the edge of the left panel from the safety. There are light handling marks. Overall, the grips are in about Excellent condition.

Type of Finish: 

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: 
The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion. There are some areas of stubborn fouling. In my opinion, this bore is a 9.5 out of 10.

Overall Condition: This pistol retains about 98% of its metal finish. There are light handling marks and a few faint scuffs that have caused minor smooth spots. There is a faint takedown mark on the frame. There is light operational wear. The screw sockets are strong. Overall, this gun rates in Excellent condition.

The action functions correctly. The trigger is crisp. The slide has almost no play to the frame but moves smoothly. We have not fired this pistol. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance standards.

Box, Paperwork & Accessories: 
Included are two 9-round Cabot Guns magazines.

Our Assessment: 
Cabot Guns was formed in 2011 and has been producing some of the nicest artisan 1911s money can buy ever since. Meticulously transformed entirely from block stainless steel, the Icon captures the essence of artful simplicity with a modern, monolithic design that beautifully embodies the past, present and future of 1911, all in one elegant gun. Each masterfully crafted to be unlike any other firearm, constructed to our highest standards, and available in both full size and carry size. It has a blistering amount of features including

  • Cabot’s Tribute to Modern Art
  • Available Chambered in .45 ACP or 9 mm
  • Cabot Frame and Slide Crafted from USA Sourced 416 Stainless Billet Steel with components constructed to Aerospace Standards Tolerances
  • 5 in. NM Grade Barrel With Reverse Crown
  • Cabot Icon Racking Button
  • Countersunk and Recessed Slide Stop Notch
  • Aluminum Icon Trigger
  • Cabot Idiot Scratch Proof Slide Stop
  • Lowered and Flared Ejection Port
  • Flat Top Slide
  • Cabot’s Unique Rhombus Cut Front Strap Checkering
  • Cabot Main Spring Housing with 24 Lpi Rhombus Cut Checkering
  • Cabot RH Thumb Safety
  • Beveled Magwell
  • Cabot Beaver Tail Grip Safety
  • Cabot Stainless Steel Monochrome Grips
  • Cabot Barrel Bushing
  • Cabot Full-Length Guide Rod
  • Engraved Star at Front of Guide Rod (Govt Only)
  • Front Sight – Reverse dovetail style – No Dot
  • Cabot ACW Fixed Rear Sight
  • Two 8 Round Cabot Magazines

It is this flawless execution of functional art that has earned Cabot the reputation they have today. In the world of modern design, it is said that a designer’s job is not complete when there is nothing left to add, but instead, when there is nothing left to take away. If you want the Rolls Royce of 1911s, look no further. Please see our photos and good luck!

Some are hot, some are not, but thankfully most can be shot!

Cabot Guns CGC Model Icon 9mm 5" Stainless 1911 Semi-Automatic Pistol
Cabot Guns CGC Model Icon 9mm 5″ Stainless 1911 Semi-Automatic Pistol