This is a collection of schematics and cut-away images of the Colt M1911 and M1911-A1 pistols. These detailed images can help you customize and improve the reliability of your .45 ACP handgun.
Schematic cut-away of an M1911-A1
Schematic cut-away showing slide cycle and case ejection
Exploded view of M1911-A1
The differences between the M1911 and the M1911-A1
The .45 ACP Cartridge
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