Springfield 1911 Range Officer Target 45 ACP 5” Semi auto pistol W/Full Kit

SOLD FOR: $825.00

WOA#: WY240321KS001

Make: Springfield Armory

Model: 1911 Range Officer Target

Serial Number: NM382032

Year of Manufacture: Modern, Discontinued.

Caliber: .45 ACP

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

Markings: The right side of the slide is marked “SPRINGFIELD ARMORY” with the crossed cannons logo. The right side of the frame is marked “SPRINGFIELD INC /  GENESEO IL USA NM 382032” The barrel is marked “S.A..45 Auto. The left side of the slide is marked “MODEL 1911-A1  /  CAL. 45”.

Barrel Length: 5”

Sights / Optics: The front sight is a serrated black blade dovetailed to the slide. The rear sight is a micro adjustable black, serrated, target sight dovetailed to the slide.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The grips are two-piece checkered wood grips with the Springfield crossed cannons logo and “RANGE OFFICER”.  The left panel has two very small dents in the bottom of the panel. The checkering is sharp. There are no chips or cracks. The back strap is serrated. The grips are in Excellent condition.

Magazine Quantity & Condition: This pistol includes 3 x 7 round 45 acp magazines in Like New condition.

Type of Finish: Parkerized

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion in the bore. There is some fouling on the feed ramp. In this writer’s opinion, this bore rates 9/10.

Overall Condition: This handgun retains about 99% of its metal finish. The only notable wear present is on the sides of the thumb safety. The screw heads are sharp and unmarred. The markings are clear. Overall this pistol is in Excellent Condition.

Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We did not fire this handgun. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements. This pistol includes a beavertail grip safety, and left side manual thumb safety designed for a right handed shooter.

Box, Paperwork & Accessories: This pistol includes the original hard case, 3 x magazines, owner’s manual and paperwork, barrel lug wrench, cleaning brush, holster, and magazine holder.

Our Assessment: The Springfield Armory 1911 Range Officer Target Model in .45 ACP is a precision-engineered handgun designed specifically for competitive shooting and target practice. This model is part of Springfield Armory’s esteemed line of 1911 pistols, known for their reliability, accuracy, and classic design. The Range Officer Target Model is built on a full-size 1911 platform. It features a forged steel frame and slide, both finished in a durable Parkerized coating that offers excellent resistance to wear and corrosion. One of the standout features of the Range Officer Target Model is its fully adjustable rear sight. This sight allows for precise aiming adjustments, making it easier for shooters to achieve tight groupings on target. The pistol is equipped with a match-grade barrel and bushing, which are critical components for achieving superior accuracy. The grip safety and extended beavertail design enhance control and reduce the risk of slide bite during recoil. Additionally, the trigger is finely tuned for a crisp and clean break, contributing to better shot control and accuracy. The Range Officer Target Model also includes an extended thumb safety and slide stop. The single-stack magazine holds seven rounds of .45 ACP, offering ample firepower for competitive shooting scenarios while maintaining the classic 1911 profile. In summary, the Springfield Armory 1911 Range Officer Target Model in .45 ACP is a handgun designed for those who prioritize accuracy, reliability, and classic 1911 styling. Its high grade components, adjustable sights, and ergonomic features make it an excellent choice for shooters and enthusiasts seeking a high-performance 1911 pistol. Please see our photos and best of luck with your bidding!!!-R.L.

Springfield 1911 Range Officer Target 45 ACP 5” Semi auto pistol W/Full Kit
Springfield 1911 Range Officer Target 45 ACP 5” Semi auto pistol W/Full Kit