Quiz: How well do you know the M1911 Pistol?

Quiz: How well do you know the M1911 Pistol?

The iconic M1911 semi-automatic pistol has been a favorite of militaries and civilians across the world for more than a century. John Browning's design has spawned countless imitators and inspired firearms designers over the decades of the 20th and 21st centuries.

Today, only a select few military unitsĀ use the M1911, but it still finds itself in the hands of millions of American shooters, as well as numerous law enforcement agencies. Countless companies, such as Blackhawk!, Uncle Mike's and Eagle Industries, make holsters and other accessories for this famous firearm.

So, how familiar are you with this popular handgun? To find out, take our quiz, and be sure to enter your email in at the end. One lucky winner will receive a prize package from Blackhawk!

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