Tag Archives: Springfield XD-45

Sticking to their guns: Marines place $22.5M order for the Colt .45 M1911

Sticking to their guns: Marines place $22.5M order for the Colt .45 M1911 It’s been called the greatest handgun ever made, and it has barely changed since 1911, when the legendary John Browning designed it especially for the U.S. Military. … Continue reading

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Springfield Armory XD Video and Torture test

Springfield Armory XD Video and Torture test This video is a bit dated, gun guys will know when they see the part about XD’s coming in 9mm, .357Sig, .40S&W. XD’s are now offered in several versions of the venerable .45ACP and also … Continue reading

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The Springfield XD Torture Test

The Springfield XD Torture Test  A Wannabe Glock That was my first thought after laying eyes on Springfield Armory’s XD9 pistol. Closer inspection of the slide revealed the words “Made in Croatia.” Those are words that, when stamped on the … Continue reading

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Springfield XD-45 Tactical – Love at 1st Blast

Springfield XD-45 Tactical – Love at 1st Blast I have been a serious hand-gunner since I was about 15 years old, that’s over 40 years ago. I have owned many different handguns over the years and a .45ACP has always been … Continue reading

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