IAC Turkish 1911 (Norinco?)

Discussion in 'Handgun Discussion' started by CEF1959, Aug 31, 2009.

  1. CEF1959

    CEF1959
    Willamette Valley, Oregon
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    Anyone have any experience with the new IAC-imported Turkish 1911? It's being referred to as a model R100, and I think it's manufactured by Tisas. Supposedly it's produced under license from Norinco. Inexpensive, which sometimes means cheap and sometimes means bargain.
     
  2. huntpotter

    huntpotter
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    Good looking. Nice Fit, SS barrel. Same quality as Rock Island (Phillipines). Made in Turkey, Still part of Europe. Base model GI 1911. $420-$450 retail. Otherwise pay an extra $50 and get a Springfield GI (made in Brazil). ?!? Turkey, Phillipines, Brazil? It aint your grandpa's 1911. I think the Kahr/Auto Ordnance GI 1911 is still made in US, around $500.
     
  3. krawl

    krawl
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    I'd still go with the brazillian gun.
     

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