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Socom Gear WE Full Metal 1911 Special Unit (Tactical Black) Airsoft Gas Blowback w/ Lanyard.

ID: 32242 (GP-SG-1911-B)
SOCOM Gear32242
4.8 stars, based on 12 reviews
Socom Gear WE Full Metal 1911 Special Unit (Tactical Black) Airsoft Gas Blowback w/ Lanyard.
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Now available in Tactical Black Color! This is the newest WE pistol from SOCOM Gear. The SOCOM Special Unit is truly a pistol that is build to impress. The finish, performance, look and feel is top of the line in the Airsoft industry today. The SOCOM Gear MEU Special Unit is heavy weight and constructed with great reliability. It is able to take green gas, red gas, propane and other high pressured airsoft gas. The front and rear sights are done professionally and finished with the quality you would expect on a real steel. Lots of upgrade / spare parts available so it will virtually never go out of service on you.Specifications:

Dimension: 220mm x 135mm
Gas: Green gas, red gas, propane adapter (Magazine requires extension with most green gas containers)
BB: 0.20g or 0.25g
Muzzle Velocity: 300~330 FPS
Magzine: 15+1
Power: Gas Blowback

Package Includes: Gun, Orange Tip, Magazine and Manual.

Features :
- SOCOM Gear Special Unit Engravings.
- Black Tactical Diamond Pattern Grip Panels pre-installed.
- On frame magazine release and ambidextrous thumb safety with beaver tail.
- Built in Professional shooter's rear and front sight.
- Full Metal frame and slide with forward cocking serration.
- Light pull 3-hole trigger.
- Built in lanyard hook.
- Metal reinforced outer barrel, chamber, recoil spring guide rod, on frame safety, slide stop, hammer and trigger.
- Free Socom Lanyard.

* It is a good idea to let your magazine return to regular temperature before using it again for optimized performance.

FPS Range: 300-330

12 Customer Reviews

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by Teague H. on 04/02/2012
"This is a nice high-end 1911 I've owned for a while now and use frequently for plinking. Sadly no adjustable rear sight but you can adjust hop-up. This gun is just too nice, I mostly own it as an alternative/replica to owning a high-end real steel 1911.
Pros: Full metal almost all over in and out-very solid, realistic markings besides "Made in Taiwan,, Selm, CA" on the right side's frame-which can be filled in but are hard to see from an arm's length anyway, realistic weight and field-stripping, underside rail, ambidextrous safety, free lanyard and lanyard hook.

Cons: Paint wears off on parts sticking out such as the slide serrations and the thumb safety but the underlying metal is silver so it looks nice and field-worn if that's your thing, threaded barrel attachment is hard to take off and it cracked when I put on a suppressor and put it down a little rough on a hard surface (I ended up getting a replacement barrel which had both an orange and silver threaded barrel attachment), lanyard hook broke easily and quickly so my lanyard is unused, thumb safety gets loose quickly and jiggles.

Worth noting: The wrap-around grip is a nice rubber and a little thicker than most grips which is great since I have big hands, but makes this gun a little thicker than most 1911's. Mag capacity is definitely a bit low but hey, it's a nice replica-type more than a hi-capa field gun.

There are a lot of parts you can get for this gun since it's almost a WE-tech but noticeably nicer. I would definitely consider a Madbull tightbore extended barrel and a suppressor cause it makes this gun a higher-FPS beast + I'm sure most people would buy this just for the suppressor look anyway but that's just my thought. I'm not rating it a 5 because the threaded barrel attachment was a pain and the thumb safety's way too loose for my liking but it is what it is
by George T. on 12/27/2011
"This pistol is nice and reliable but needs maintenance after a couple of uses, the slide gets wobbly but that's ok because it creates a good kick effect and cocking the gun is easier, I may need to start lubing the thing inside the slide because it starts jamming.
by Kimberley S. on 09/08/2011
"the Socom Gear WE Full Metal 1911 Special Unit
i like socom gear very high quality stuff i used this in a cobble of cqb games and
it just a blast to play with

full metal
nice trade marks
325 fps (.2 gram)
blow back is crisp
front and back white dot sights
rails (lasers flashlight anything really)
Free lanyard

paint chips easy
threaded outer barrel(in my opinion

lots of mags
.25 best performance
and a lazer


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