The Crimson Trace Lasergrips 1911 Compact is a polymer, grip-replacement laser sight for select 1911 compact or carry model pistols. Supported 1911 brands include Colt (Officer’s and Defender), Kimber (compact, ultra-carry and ultra-elite), Para-Ordnance (compact, single-stack), Springfield Armory (compact and ultra-compact) and Wilson Combat. The lasergrip activation pad is comprised of a rubber overmold and supports multiple activation areas (depends on the model) to allow for a natural firing grip.
Note: There are multiple versions of this lasergrip available that differ in laser color and activation type. One variant even includes an NRA logo on the grip.
Additional features include:
- An pressure-activated switch—it activates under natural grip pressure;
- single or dual side activation areas (depends on model);
- a master on/off switch;
- two 2032 lithium batteries with more than four hours of life;
- a 5mW laser;
- a red or green laser;
- a .5″ dot at 50′;
Crimson Trace says this laser is factory sighted at 50′. You can adjust it for windage and elevation, and install it yourself.
The laser is backed by a three-year warranty, and an added promise of batteries for life.
MSRP: $339–$399 (depends on the model)