SHOT Show 2019 – New from Nighthawk Custom, the VIP Black pistol in .45 ACP is hand-built and engraved, much to the joy of discerning shooters and collectors, and features a shining black diamond like coating
The Nighthawk Custom VIP Black semi-automatic pistol is the latest entry in the catalogue of the well-known, Berryville-based manufacturer of high-end 1911 pistol variants.
A presentation grade work of art, the Nighthawk Custom VIP Black semi-automatic pistol offers luxury features under the protection of a durable finish that allows this handgun to be carried and used daily, lasting long enough to be considered a true heirloom piece.
The Nighthawk Custom VIP Black semi-automatic pistol is pistol is crafted with all the finest customizations, including a black diamond-like carbon (DLC) finish, and full hand engraving done by master engraver Bertram Edmonston.
The Nighthawk Custom VIP Black pistol is also equipped with a 14k solid gold bead front sight, a Heinie Black Slant Pro rear sight, and a set of giraffe bone grip panels.
Manufactured in .45 ACP only, the Nighthawk Custom VIP Black pistol feeds through standard 8-rounds single-stack 1911-type pistol magazines. Issued magazines feature a distinctive carbon-like surface finish.
The Nighthawk Custom VIP Black pistol is 8.66" (22 cm) long overall, with a 6.51-inch (16,5 cm) sight radius. All controls are located on the left side only.
Other features of the Nighthawk Custom VIP Black pistol include a custom pattern of vertical front strap and mainspring serrations; a hand-serrated rear of the slide and an ejector matching the Heinie rear sight; and a crowned 5" barrel. To complete this truly elite package, the VIP Black comes in a custom walnut hardwood presentation case.