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The following is a press release from Republic Forge

Republic Forge, manufacturers of world-class, American made, Model 1911 pistols, is pleased to announce full production of their officer’s model 1911, the General. Ideal for concealed carry use, the General will offer you all the luxuries expected from a full size 1911, while providing unique concealment capabilities. Don’t let the size fool you; accuracy and dependability have not been sacrificed!

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The General is offered in .45 ACP exclusively and features a match-grade 3 ½” barrel for quick mobility, 25 LPI checkering on the front strap, serrations on top of the slide, a wide array of custom finishes and color coordinated VZ or various Ivory grip options. The General has a retail price starting at $2,795, and is currently Republic Forge’s most compact 1911.

The General offers exceptional precision and reliability, which you can customize on your own. Unprecedented in the custom 1911 market, firearms enthusiasts can navigate to and build their very own Republic Forge Pistol. With user-friendly navigation and an unparalleled collection of customizable options, the “Build Your Own” application will transform your next firearm purchasing experience.

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Regardless of the application, Republic Forge offers a 1911 that even the most discriminating shooter will be proud to own. If you are in the market for building your very own, American-bred, 1911 that blends old world craftsmanship with cutting-edge technology, the General could be the next pistol for you.

Model Specifications

* Caliber: .45 ACP
* Height: 5.25″
* Length: 7.5″
* Magazine Capacity: 6 or 7 Rounds
* Proprietary Republic Forge Recoil System
* Single Stack Officer
* 3 ½” Barrel Length
* Twist Rate: 1-16″
* Tri-Cavity or Custom Republic Forge Logo Triggers
* MSRP: $2,795

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