Nighthawk Custom Model T4 9mm 3.75″ Semi-Auto Pistol 2015 Compact 1911

SOLD FOR: $2,691

WOA#: WY240210TM043

Make: Nighthawk Custom

Model: T4

Serial Number: NCP19810

Year of Manufacture: 2015 (Test Target)

Caliber: 9mm

Action Type: Single Action, Semi-Automatic, Removable Magazine Fed Pistol

Markings: The left side of the slide is marked with the NightHawk Logo.  The right side of the slide is marked with the NightHawk Logo and “T4”.  The right side of the frame is marked “NIGHTHAWK CUSTOM BERRYVILLE, AR USA”, “NCP19810”.  The chamber is marked “NHC 9MM NM”.

Barrel Length: 3.75” National Match

Sights / Optics: The pistol has a two-dot Trijicon Tritium insert configuration. The front sight is a black blade with a single tritium insert. The rear sight is a sqaure notch Heine brand base with one tritium insert and a serrated rear face. Both sights are dovetailed into the slide. The lamps are bright and easily acquired in low-light environments.

Stock Configuration & Condition:  This pistol comes with a set of G10 black alien grips and a set of sunburst resin grips installed.  The grips have no major defects, just light handling wear. The grips rate in about Excellent overall condition.

Type of Finish: Black Nitride

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion. In this writer’s opinion the bore rates 9/10.

Overall Condition:  This handgun retains about 99% of its metal finish. There are a few light handling marks and faint operational wear. The screw heads are sharp. The markings are crisp. Overall, this handgun rates in about Excellent condition.

Mechanics: The action functions correctly. The frame to slide fit is snug. The trigger is crisp with a tactile reset. The pistol has a beavertail safety with an indexing bump, skeletonized hammer, skeletonized trigger, full-length guide rod, and a coned wafered barrel. We did not fire this handgun. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance standards.

Box, Paperwork & Accessories:  Included are a total of 3 magazines, its extra set of grips, paperwork including a manual & test target, a green zippered soft case, and a leather RH holster.

Our Assessment:  The Nighthawk Custom T4 represents the pinnacle of craftsmanship in the realm of compact 1911-style pistols. Designed with precision and carrying the legacy of the 1911’s reliability and performance, the T4 is a product of Nighthawk Custom’s commitment to excellence in every detail. This model is particularly tailored for those who demand the utmost in performance and accuracy from a concealable firearm, without compromising on the quality and feel of a full-sized 1911.

Crafted with a 3.8-inch barrel, the T4 manages to maintain a remarkably balanced feel, a testament to Nighthawk Custom’s engineering prowess. The use of high-grade materials in its construction ensures durability and longevity, while the meticulous hand-fitting of each component guarantees a level of accuracy and reliability that is unparalleled in compact handguns. The T4 features a host of custom enhancements that are standard for Nighthawk, including a match-grade barrel for superior accuracy, a smooth, crisp trigger that enhances shooter performance, and custom grips that provide a secure and comfortable hold.

The aesthetics of the T4 are as impressive as its performance. Each pistol showcases the fine craftsmanship expected of Nighthawk Custom, with detailed finishes that make each piece unique. The T4 is not just a firearm; it’s a work of art that offers an exceptional shooting experience, whether used for personal defense, concealed carry, or at the shooting range. For enthusiasts who appreciate the legacy of the 1911 but require the practicality of a more compact form, the Nighthawk Custom T4 is an embodiment of both tradition and innovation, offering unmatched quality and sophistication in a smaller package.  Please our photos and good luck! – L.S.

Nighthawk Custom Model T4 9mm 3.75" Semi-Auto Pistol 2015 Compact 1911
Nighthawk Custom Model T4 9mm 3.75″ Semi-Auto Pistol 2015 Compact 1911