The Les Baer Custom Premier II M1911 pistol stands as the flagship model for the custom gunmaker out of LeClaire, Iowa. In this latest NRA Gun of the Week video hosted by Brian Sheetz, we take a look at a Premier II model that is best suited for hunting big game—thanks in part to its 5” barrel and 10 mm Auto chambering.
Specifications: Model: Premier II Manufacturer: Les Baer Custom Chambering: 10 mm Auto Action Type: recoil-operated, semi-automatic center-fire pistol Frame: forged steel Slide: forged steel Finish: blued Barrel: 6”; 1:16” RH twist Trigger: single-action, 4-lb. pull Magazine: nine-round detachable box Sights: adjustable rear, green fiber-optic front Weight: 44.2 ozs. MSRP: $2,940