Gear 10-8 Performance: 1911 Match Barrel Kit Recoil Staff June 27, 2012 Join the Conversation 10-8 Performance has released its new match barrel kit for .45 caliber 1911's. The 10-8 performance barrel features a standard 5″ Browning GI configured barrel and is designed to fit all Colt government models and clones. The barrel is machined from 416 stainless bar stock to an exceptional surface finish and precise dimensions for optimized fit then is heat treated and cryogenically stress relieved. Broach cut rifling in the original 6 groove 1:16 LH twist, just as in the original 1911 design. The match chamber is precut for correct headspace, and the lower lugs are cut for a .278″ center (#3) link. Link and pin are included and installed. Stainless match bushing is matched to the barrel and outside diameter is oversized for fitting to slide. The barrel requires gunsmith fitting for optimum function and performance is priced at $190. Update: The 1911 Match Barrel Set from 10-8 has been discontinued. Explore RECOILweb:Morale Patch Monday - the Hook & Loop SocietyHelle of Norway Debuts the "Utvær" KnifeReview - Mystic Precision MPODNews of Glock's 19X Pistol Leaked NEXT STEP: Download Your Free Target Pack from RECOILFor years, RECOIL magazine has treated its readers to a full-size (sometimes full color!) shooting target tucked into each big issue. Now we've compiled over 50 of our most popular targets into this one digital PDF download. From handgun drills to AR-15 practice, these 50+ targets have you covered. Print off as many as you like (ammo not included). Click here to get IMMEDIATE ACCESS to a digital PDF of this target pack!