Hello, love 1911s have not had a Colt 1911 for years. Had a Silver Stallion a decade or so back (the one I should not have traded). Own a few 1911s by: Sig, Desert Eagle, ATI. Thought it was time to get a Colt 1911. Really glad I did, love it! Bought a ElCen hi- polish 38 Super. What a gem!