Taurus 1911 Commander vs Colt Classic Cobra

Taurus 1911 Commander facing right

Taurus 1911 Commander

SAO Full-Sized Pistol Chambered in 45 ACP, 9mm Luger
Colt Classic Cobra facing left

Colt Classic Cobra

DA/SA Compact Revolver Chambered in 38 Special +P


  Length L Height H Width W Weight W
1911 Commander 8 in 5.8 in 1.5 in 38 oz
Classic Cobra 7.25 in 4.75 in 1.45 in 0 oz


  Barrel BBL Trigger Website
1911 Commander 4.2 in SAO taurususa.com
Classic Cobra 2 in DA/SA colt.com


  45 ACP 9mm Luger 38 Special +P
1911 Commander 8 (+1) 9 (+1) -
Classic Cobra - - 6


Colt Classic Cobra

Height is estimated

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1911 Commander
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