Mec-Gar 1911 8-Round Magazines: my favorite.

Mec-Gar 1911 8 RD shiny
Mec-Gar 17-7 Stainless 8rd. Magazine MGCG4508SPF

In the spring of 2013 I decided to shoot USPSA Single Stack division for a change. I had two factory Springfield Armory magazines for my TRP but those only held 7 rounds. I also had a bunch of Chip McCormack 10-round magazines that I had used for Limited/10 a few years ago but for Single Stack I needed some 8-round magazines. I looked around at Wilson Combat and CMC, both of which have very good reputations, but I noticed quite a few people were mentioning Mec-Gar as a good alternative to the big-name mags.  Continue reading “Mec-Gar 1911 8-Round Magazines: my favorite.”