Taurus 1911 Commander vs Smith & Wesson R8

Taurus 1911 Commander facing right

Taurus 1911 Commander

SAO Full-Sized Pistol Chambered in 45 ACP, 9mm Luger
vs
Smith & Wesson R8 facing left

Smith & Wesson R8

DA/SA N-Frame Revolver Chambered in 357 Magnum

Dimensions

  Length L Height H Width W Weight W
1911 Commander 8 in 5.8 in 1.5 in 38 oz
R8 10.5 in 6 in 1.75 in 35.8 oz

Details

  Barrel BBL Trigger Website
1911 Commander 4.2 in SAO taurususa.com
R8 5 in DA/SA smith-wesson.com

Capacity

  45 ACP 9mm Luger 357 Magnum
1911 Commander 8 (+1) 9 (+1) -
R8 - - 8

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