Colt News

Entries for January 2012

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Colt’s Manufacturing Company has in the past few months re-introduced some legendary firearms from their past.  Now, Colt has just introduced the latest in the celebrated Gold Cup line of match-grade target pistols with their Gold Cup National Match.  (read more...)

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Colt Defense Introduces Versatile, Modular, Multi-Caliber LE901-16S Rifle

January 12, 2012 COLT DEFENSE INTRODUCES VERSATILE, MODULAR, MULTI-CALIBER LE901™-16S RIFLE WEST HARTFORD, Conn. – Colt Defense LLC, one of the world’s leading designers, developers, and manufacturers of rifles and carbines, will bring to market the highly anticipated LE901-16S modular, multi-caliber rifle. The Colt LE901-16S was built with both the tactical professional and modern sportsman in mind. This rifle will be offered in black, with other finishes available later in the year, and has superior accuracy. This modular rifle can be easily changed from 7.62x51 NATO (.308 Winchester) chambering to 5.56x45 NATO (.223 Remington). “This is an exceptional rifle for a wide variety of shooters due to the interchangeability in caliber,” said David Ridley, Vice President of Colt Defense, LLC, “With a simple swap of the upper receiver shooters can switch to the caliber they need for the shot they want to achieve.” In the classic 7.62...

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One-Per-State Colt 1911 "Heritage Edition" Benefits Hunting Heritage Trust A limited edition of one-per-state "Heritage Edition" Colt 1911 pistols, featuring custom engraving and highly collectible serial numbers, is currently being auctioned on GunBroker.com with proceeds to benefit the Hunting Heritage Trust.  Read more...

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Panteao Productions introduces a new DVD in the Panteao Documentary series of videos called "Colt Model of 1911 - 100 Years of Service".  Read more...

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WEST HARTFORD, Conn. - Colt Defense LLC, one of the world's leading designers, developers, and manufacturers of rifles and carbines, is pleased to announce the donation of a custom Colt M1911 pistol, as well as two Colt LE6920MP rifles, to the Dan Wheldon Memorial Auction.  Read more....