View Full Version : Colt 1911 Umarex .22

September 18, 2011, 02:47 AM
Anyone have any first hand experience with one of these? What is your honest opinion?

September 18, 2011, 06:57 AM
I am more than pleased with my Colt/Umarex:



September 18, 2011, 08:25 AM
There was one vendor on Gunboker claiming that the frame itself was "carbon steel," but I think it is alloy. Can you confirm that for me one way or the other with a magnet?

September 18, 2011, 08:45 AM
I ordered one last week. I should have it sometime this upcoming week. I love the .22LR round and the 1911 platform, so this should be a real winner for me. Most of the reviews I've read have been favorable too.

September 18, 2011, 01:52 PM
It is most certainly not steel...neither the frame nor the slide. It does have some heft though...

Mine has been 100% reliable right out of the box, and is accurate as all get out...

November 7, 2011, 09:09 PM
I should have been more patient and waited for the Gold Cup version to be available, with its fully-adjustable sights. I really sucks not have an elevation adjustment on my Rail version.