1911 Frames and 80% 1911 Frames by Tactical Machining

TM Recon Frame

TM 1911 Recon frames are CNC machined from an investment casting of 4140 ordnance grade steel.

Features picatinny rail mount. Index finger/thumb rest grip.

Price: $169.00

SKU: 10275

TM 80% Recon Frame

TM 80% 1911 Recon frames have operations still needing completion to make this frame a firearm.

    To be completed:
  • Slide rails
  • Hammer and sear pin holes
  • Barrel seat

Price: $159.00

SKU: 10276

Need Quality Tooling?

Tactical Machining will be your one stop shop for 80% receivers. Soon we will be offering quality tooling that is required to complete all of our 80% products, including Guhring drills. Below is a list of tooling required to complete our 80% 1911 frames. View the diagram on the left to get familiar with what your tooling will look like.

  1. 3/32 x .375 dia Key Seat Cutter
  2. 18mm 2 Flute Ball End Mill
  3. .1575 (4mm) Guhring #305 Drill
  4. .110 (#35) Guhring #305 Drill

There is a new name in 1911s and the bar has been raised. This is a must have 1911.

Questions?

Available for sale soon. If you have any questions regarding our new 1911 frames post them to our Facebook page and we will update frequently asked questions on this page.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the difficulty level of 80% 1911 frames?

We would rate the 1911 as easier to finish than the AR-15 because the milling on the AR-15 is fairly extensive. Although, aluminum is a much easier metal to work in. Top

Where are the castings made?

We're proud to offer castings made in the USA. Top

Are the frames single or double stack?

The frames are currently single stack frames. Top

Are you making double stack frames?

In the future we intend to offer a wide range of frames but there is no timeline for when this specific frame will be in production. This is an option we want to offer in the future. Top

Are you making full railed frames?

In the future we intend to offer a wide range of frames but there is no timeline for when this specific frame will be in production. This is an option we want to offer in the future. Top

Are you making frames with checkering?

In the future we intend to offer a wide range of frames but there is no timeline for when this specific frame will be in production. This is an option we want to offer in the future. Top

Will there be 5-packs available? What are the price breaks for 5-packs?

Due to the high demand that comes with a new product launch we are not currently offering 5-packs. We want to make sure as many customers get one when they are first available. Top

Are you making jigs for your 80% 1911 frames?

Jigs will be available within a couple weeks so keep checking back. Top

Will there be price breaks on frames with jigs?

There will eventually be kits but not for the product launch. All items must be bought separately. Top

Will there be price breaks on frames with tooling?

There will eventually be kits but not for the product launch. All items must be bought separately. Top

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