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American Towboater Engraved 1911

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ORDER DELIVERY TIME- Most firearms are estimated to ship in 8-12 weeks. Currently the .30-30 H009BG Brass Side Gate rifles are likely to ship past 12 weeks. If your firearm is for an event or special occasion, please be sure to inform us. Our turnaround time is fluid, call 877-484-0179 or email for updates.

In honor of the rich historical legacy of America's towboaters, Historical Armory is proud to present the American Towboater 1911 Limited Edition. This special edition pays tribute to the rich historical legacy of America's towboaters, who devote their lives to transporting America's bounty. Perfect for birthdays, holidays, or as a retirement gift honoring a lifetime spent safely navigating the inland waterways for America. There will only be 1000 American Towboater pistols ever produced by Historical Armory!


The Ruger 1911, manufactured by Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc., is classically designed and represents the highest standard of dependability and accuracy. This fully functional firearm is sure to become a treasured family heirloom for your descendants for years to come, while still maintaining its image as one of the highest quality firearms ever made. Start your own tradition of lasting permanence today with the American Towboater 1911 Limited Edition, available only from Historical Armory.


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Each American Towboater pistol features the following:

  • A genuine hardwood presentation case. The case is engraved with an intricate piece of artwork celebrating the American Towboater.

  • Optional personalization can be added to the presentation case.

  • Detailed engraving on both wood pistol grips.

  • The right, left, and top side of the stainless steel slide is engraved.

  • Each pistol is individually numbered on the left side of the grip: 1 of 1000, 2 of 1000 and so on.