Welcome to M1911.ORG
The M1911 Pistols Organization Forums Site


Dear members,
Please make sure the email address we have for you, is correct and valid.


Sponsors Panel
If you intend to buy something from the companies advertising above, or near the bottom of our pages, please use their banners in our sites. Whatever you buy from them, using those banners, gives us a small commission, which helps us keep these sites alive. You still pay the normal price, our commission comes from their profit, so you have nothing to lose, while we have something to gain. Your help is appreciated.
If you want to become a sponsor and see your banner in the above panel, click here to contact us.

Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: American Classic XB

  1. #1
    Join Date
    30th May 2020
    Location
    The Rail City, Nevada
    Posts
    2
    Posts liked by others
    1

    American Classic XB

    Finally got out to the range with my Metro American Classic XB. Unfortunately it was pretty darn windy so my accuracy stunk, but the gun functioned fine and shot great until I got to the mag with the Federal Aluminum. That stuff just didn't want to play, wouldn't chamber or feed at all. Went back to brass and all went fine. The grip is larger because it's double stack but fits my larger than average hand just fine, even better than my Remington R1. I had better accuracy too, even with the wind. The sights are a bit different with orange dots, one front and two rear with white under the rear notch. I found them to work quite well actually, the white really makes the front sight stand out. Over all, I am quite pleased with it and look forward to some calmer weather.
    Attached Images Attached Images

  2. #2
    Join Date
    2nd June 2004
    Location
    Terra
    Posts
    21,821
    Posts liked by others
    648
    Interesting. I didn't know that Metro Arms was offering a double stack.
    Hawkmoon
    On a good day, can hit the broad side of a barn ... from the inside

  3. #3
    Join Date
    30th May 2020
    Location
    The Rail City, Nevada
    Posts
    2
    Posts liked by others
    1
    They actually have four of them. The American Classic XB comes chambered in 45acp or 9mm and the MAC 3011 is chambered in 45acp and 40s&w. I may pick up the 9mm someday, if I can find one. SootchOO did a great review on it.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TEL-7EqT1VE&t=894s

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  



Sponsors Panel
If you intend to buy something from Brownells, please use their banners above. Whatever you buy from them, gives us a small commission, which helps us keep these sites alive. You still pay the normal price, our commission comes from their profit, so you have nothing to lose, while we have something to gain. Your help is appreciated.
If you want to become a sponsor and see your banner in the above panel, click here to contact us.

Non-gun-related supporters.
Thank you for visiting our supporters.