Armscor-RIA 1911-A1 Medallion Standard Summary

The 1911-A1 Medallion Standard by Armscor-RIA is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during 2002 - 2008 which sells new for $539.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $350.00. It's caliber is listed at .45 Automatic with a muzzle velocity (MV) From 830 to 1140 ft/sec, muzzle energy (ME) From 333 to 573 ft-lb, and muzzle weight (WT) From 165 to 230 grains. The Armscor-RIA 1911-A1 Medallion Standard has Novak sights, a checkered walnut grip, blued/duo-tone/chrome steel frame, and a single-action (SA) trigger. This handgun has a 8-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 9 rounds. The 1911-A1 Medallion Standard has a recoil factor of 6.47 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 196614.

Ruger LC9 Summary

The LC9 by Ruger is a recoil operated semi-automatic Pistol produced during 2010 - 2014 which sells new for $449.00 and has an estimated used valuation of $335.00. It's caliber is listed at 9mm Luger with a muzzle velocity (MV) From 985 to 1500 ft/sec, muzzle energy (ME) From 294 to 450 ft-lb, and muzzle weight (WT) From 90 to 147 grains. The Ruger LC9 has 3-dot adjustable sights, a integrated glass-filled nylon grip, glass-filled nylon frame, and a double-action only (DAO) trigger. This handgun has a 7-round magazine with a maximum capacity of 8 rounds. The LC9 has a recoil factor of 7.72 ft-lb and IDPA Power Factor of 138844.

Comparison Chart

Title:Armscor-RIA 1911-A1 Medallion StandardRuger LC9
Caliber:.45 Automatic9mm Luger
Common Name:.45 Automatic Colt Pistol (ACP)9mm Parabellum
Type:PistolPistol
Production Years:2002 - 20082010 - 2014
MV:From 830 to 1140 ft/secFrom 985 to 1500 ft/sec
ME:From 333 to 573 ft-lbFrom 294 to 450 ft-lb
WT:From 165 to 230 grainsFrom 90 to 147 grains
Brand Name:Armscor-RIARuger
Model Number:1911-A1 Medallion StandardLC9
Retail Price:$539.00$449.00
Used Price:$350.00$335.00
Action:recoil operated semi-automaticrecoil operated semi-automatic
Trigger:single-action (SA)double-action only (DAO)
Safety Type:grip safety, manual thumb safetyinternal lock, manual safety
Magazine Capacity:8-round7-round
Frame Material:blued/duo-tone/chrome steelglass-filled nylon
Grip Type:checkered walnutintegrated glass-filled nylon
Sights:Novak3-dot adjustable
Width:No Data0.9-in
Length:8.75-in6-in
Height:5.4-in4.5-in
Barrel:5-in3.12-in
Weight:40-oz17.1-oz
IDPA Power Factor:196614138844
Recoil Factor:6.47 ft-lb7.72 ft-lb
Total Capacity:9 rounds8 rounds