Magnum Research announced the introduction of four Desert Eagle 1911 guns to be sold exclusively through the outdoor retailer Cabela’s.
The first two guns use cast carbon steel frames with a gray Cerakote finish. The matte black slides are machined from solid billets of steel. A 5″ barrel “G” model and a 4.33″ barreled “C” model will be available. MSRP for either pistol is $948.
The second two guns, one a “G” and the other a “C”, have a case-hardened carbon steel frame. MSRP on these pistols will be $1,120.
From Magnum Research:
POMONA, NY – USA based, Magnum Research, Inc. (MRI) has once again partnered with Cabela’s to offer four exclusive new designs for the Desert Eagle 1911G and Desert Eagle 1911C.
The first two models are the .45 ACP “G” and “C” pistols, model number DE1911GSBCAB and DE1911CSBCAB. The frame on both is precision cast, machined from high-quality carbon steel, and the slide is machined from solid billets of steel and then finished in a matte black. The exclusivity of this model is the commanding gray frame which has been treated with a high temperature ceramic Cerakote™ coating and is accented with attractive black appointments. MSRP on either model is $948.
The second two new models in the Cabela’s offering are also .45 ACP “G” and “C” pistols, model number DE1911GCH and DE1911CCH. These pistols feature a case-hardened carbon steel frame using the Turnbull bone charcoal process. MSRP is $1,120.
Both DE1911G models feature a 5” barrel length and an overall length of 8.625”. The DE1911C models feature a 4.33” barrel length and an overall length of 7.87” inches. All four models offer a slide width of 1.28” and slide thickness of 0.92” and grip thickness 1.30”. The overall weight on the “G” models is 36.2 oz. and the “C” models weigh in at just 33.9 oz. The
sights are high-profile sculptured; drift adjustment for windage, with a pinned-in front sight blade with horizontal serrations. The convenient features of all four models also include a high-ride beavertail grip safety, extended magazine release, beveled magazine well, aluminum trigger with an over-travel stop, stainless steel full-length guide rod, extended thumb safety, enlarged ejection port, with an attractive double-diamond checkered wood grip.”