Here are a few lesser-known competition guns by Rock Island Armory, Bersa, Springfield Armory, Taurus and more that have won matches in the hands of accomplished shooters.

The pistols seen in the gallery above are all ready to come out of the box and head to the firing line.


Rock Island Armory Pro Match Ultra HC

Bersa Thunder 9 Pro XT

CZ 75 SP-01 Shadow Target II

Grand Power X-Calibur

Springfield Armory XDM 5.25

Tanfoglio Witness Limited Custom Xtreme

Taurus 1911

Taylor’s & Co. 1911 Black Rock

SPS Pantera


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