Falling in line with other guns in American series, the Ruger American Pistol has a polymer frame and a host of desired features.
Any defensive instructor worth his salt will recommends shooters fire 300 rounds of choice defensive ammunition without incident prior to carrying a new pistol for self defense.
While known for its classic Model 37 shotgun and the many variants that coincide with it, Ithaca was also once known for its 1911s. Recently, like many gun manufacturers, its gotten back into the 1911 game. Check out the new Ithaca 1911.