Destined to become the standard that all 1911 pistols are compared against, the Taurus 1911 offers you the most accurate and feature-laden model on the market today. Starting with their own hammer-forged, ordnance-grade steel frames, slides and barrels, Taurus machines each and every part to tolerance levels that surpass even today's industry standards. Their skilled pistol smiths hand-fit and tune each gun using quality parts that are built 100% in their state-of-the-art factory. Taurus 1911s are hot-rodded with many custom features including a polished feed ramp, a lowered ejection port, an ambidextrous safety, a beavertail memory pad grip safety, custom grip panels, and a ventilated trigger. Holds 8 rounds of .45 ACP ammunition. Heinie Straight Eight sights. Stainless steel finish. Picatinny mounting rail.