45 ACP

New RDP Supergrade from Wilson Combat and Rankin Arms!

On August 1st, 2011, posted in: 1911, 45 ACP, Professional by 1 Comment

One of our premier dealers is Joe Rankin of Rankin Arms and one of his signature items is the RDP, the “Rankin Defense Pistol” that we build to his elite specifications.  These guns are uniquely Joe’s-they have a unique set of options and grips tailored to his experienced customer’s needs .  Joe’s customers have long..

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Amazing Blued CQB Dream Gun

On July 10th, 2011, posted in: 1911, 45 ACP, CQB by Comments Off

A patient customer received a very special CQB built to his ideal specifications.  With adjustable sights, Speed-Chute and all Bullet-Proof upgrade the end result is a pistol that works equally well in a carry or competition role. The peerless Doug Turnbull charcoal bluing shows off the meticulous hand polishing performed by one of our top pistolsmiths. All..

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The RDP Carry-a Collaboration between Wilson Combat and Rankin Arms

On July 7th, 2011, posted in: 1911, 45 ACP by Comments Off

One of our most famous compact carry guns has received a practical extreme-makeover as a special edition for one of our Premier dealers, Joe Rankin at Rankin Arms. Starting with our famous .45 Stealth model, Joe added performance and cosmetic options and features that his customers have demanded in their Wilson custom guns over the..

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Spectacular Wilson Supergrade Professional with Turnbull Charcoal Bluing!

On June 14th, 2011, posted in: 1911, 45 ACP, Professional, Supergrade by 3 Comments

We build a lot of spectacular pistols at Wilson Combat but some of our custom ordered Supergrades are the best of the breed.  This is one of our favored packing pistols, the Professional .45 in Supergrade trim. This Pro wears exquisite charcoal bluing from the peerless Doug Turnbull. You may notice the highly polished  Nitre..

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Tactical Elite with EXTREME Dehorn!

On May 31st, 2011, posted in: 1911, 45 ACP, Tactical Elite by 1 Comment

This is your not-so-basic Tactical Elite-a powerhouse pistol that is easy to shoot very, very well due in large part to the heavy flanged, tapered cone match grade barrel.  This all-business blaster is a customer’s rendition of his perfect packing piece-a .45 Tactical Elite with Tritium Battlesights and and our exclusive extreme dehorn-where every edge..

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