The Specialist is one of the newest additions to the Dan Wesson stable. The police departments approached Dan Wesson to build them a more reliable, durable 1911 to replace the ones were using. As a response, Dan Wesson developed the Specialist. The additions made it ideal for law enforcement also makes it perfect for target sports. Now we gladly have it for sale to the public.
The specialist is not just a full-size 1911. It is chambered in .45 ACP and loaded with features. All these ensures that the Specialist satisfies a public servant’s special requirements. The forged stainless steel slide wears the popular Clark-style serrated rib. On top of that, there is a single amber tritium dot in the rear sight and a green lamp with white target ring in the front.
Dan Wesson builds the frame with an integral 1913 Picatinny rail and 25 LPI Front Strap Checkering. The undercut trigger guard and recessed slide stop also makes installation of laser grip easier. Besides, Dan Wesson Specialist equips the Specialist with an ambidextrous thumb safety, extended magazine release and detachable two-piece magwell. These special designs make it operator-friendly. Finally, the Specialist is finished off with a set of G10 VZ Operator II grips that force the hand into the beaver-tail and hold it there.
Our Specialist comes with three 8-round magazines with bump pads. It is available in Duty Black finish. Dan Wesson makes this specially for hardy pistol that scoffs at everyday wear and tear.