1911s 2014 SHOT Show First Look Handguns News First Look: Springfield Armory 1911 Range Officer 9mm Dusty Gibson December 18th, 2013 | More From Dusty Gibson Share0 Tweet Email Share on Facebook.Share on Twitter.Share on Google+The Springfield Armory 1911 Range Officer 9mm is the newest extension to Springfield’s line of 1911 pistols. Built from the 1911 foundation, the 9mm Luger version offers reduced recoil compared to the standard .45 ACP Range Officer, while also feeding from nine-round magazines. The 9mm Range Officer features an adjustable rear target sight, which rides atop a forged steel slide with a standard length guide rod and 5-inch match grade barrel. Its forged steel frame houses a 4.5- to 5-pound trigger, checkered mainspring housing and Cocobolo wood grips. A paddle holster, double mag pouch, two steel magazines and cleaning brush are also included with the pistol in a plastic carrying case. The 9mm Range Officer will be available in January 2014 for $977. Watch the video below for an exclusive look at Springfield’s new 1911 at the range. For the full review, be sure to check out an upcoming Complete Book of the 1911, available on newsstands Mar. 11, 2014. http://brightcove=2945532935001 Share on Facebook.Share on Twitter.Share on Google+ Share0 Tweet Email Load Comments ( ) Don’t forget to sign up! Get the Top Stories from Guns & Ammo Delivered to Your Inbox Every Week To sign-up for our newsletter, check this box and submit your email address below. If you sign-up, then you acknowledge that your email address is valid, and that you have read and accept our Terms of Service Even More 1911s Show More Get the Guns & Ammo Newsletter FREE! Get the top stories delivered right to your inbox every week. To sign-up for our newsletter, check this box and submit your email address below. If you sign-up, then you acknowledge that your email address is valid, and that you have read and accept our Terms of Service 9 Awesomely Creative Ways to Kill ZombiesRead Now! Advertisement ▶ Now on Tablets! Subscribe & Save! Temporary Price Reduction! Subscribe Now Give a Gift | Subscriber Services WAIT!DON'T MISS A SINGLE ISSUE! Get 12 issues for the low price of just $9! Subscribe!