The market for a full-sized, all-steel, high-capacity 1911 appeals to a select group of aficionados. Para-Ordnance’s S14 represents that pistol. I count myself among those for whom the Hi-Cap holds an allure, and have in fact, owned and carried one of Para’s P14s for a number of years. What could possibly be superior to 8 rounds of fight-stopping .45ACP? Fifteen rounds, obviously.
This pistol has evolved in a number of ways since I purchased my Limited pistol in 2001, not the least of which are the obvious outward cosmetic changes. The pistol’s new look is part of what drew my interest in reviewing one of the new models.
The market for a full-sized, all-steel, high-capacity 1911 appeals to a select group of aficionados.…
by J. Terry Stewart / Sep 1, 2007