Taurus 1911 Commander vs Kahr CW9

Taurus 1911 Commander facing right

Taurus 1911 Commander

SAO Full-Sized Pistol Chambered in 45 ACP, 9mm Luger
vs
Kahr CW9 facing left

Kahr CW9

Striker-Fired Subcompact Pistol Chambered in 9mm Luger

Dimensions

  Length L Height H Width W Weight W
1911 Commander 8 in 5.8 in 1.5 in 38 oz
CW9 5.9 in 4.5 in 0.9 in 17.7 oz

Details

  Barrel BBL Trigger Website
1911 Commander 4.2 in SAO taurususa.com
CW9 3.57 in Striker-Fired shopkahrfirearmsgroup.com

Capacity

  45 ACP 9mm Luger
1911 Commander 8 (+1) 9 (+1)
CW9 - 7 (+1)

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Parts & Accessories

Choose from a selection of holsters, grips, lasers, and more

CW9
Ankle Holster
CW9
SnapSlide OWB Holster
CW9
MiniTick IWB Holster
CW9
Appendix Carry AIWB Holster
CW9
Freedom Carry IWB Holster
1911 Commander
CW9
DropSlide OWB Holster