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5 Year Review on the Ruger SR1911

Year One I was one of the first to to get my hands on the Ruger's first 1911 pistol when it hit the gun stores in January 2012. I paid the Law Enforcement price of $569.95 before tax. I picked mine up from GT Distributors Inc. in Dallas. As of January 2017, the going street price is around $880. I own several 1911's and I love them all for different reasons. I wanted this particular gun because it was the first 1911 manufactured by Ruger. The second reason was the price. Back in 2012, even without Law Enforcement pricing, a civilian could own one for around $600-700 if I remember correctly. In 2012 I wasn't carrying the SR1911 for duty...

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