Nighthawk Custom 1911 Guide Rod and Plug - Full Size - Government - Stainless

Manufactured by NightHawk Custom
SKU: SP0171
MPN: SP0171
Manufactured by NightHawk Custom
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Nighthawk Custom 1911 Guide Rod and Plug are a premium upgrade for your pistol. The FM Series one-piece guide rod and matching guide plug are designed to handle consistent use with strength and longevity that exceeds economy-grade parts. These are high-quality parts constructed from Fully Machined™ 416 stainless steel billet that prevent the recoil spring from binding and deforming resulting in smooth and reliable cycling. There are no threads in the one-piece guide rod to work loose and compromise your firearm. The guide rod offers a beveled backside to prevent contact with the lower lugs. 

The guide rod and plug add extra weight at the front of the pistol limiting muzzle rise for improved control and consistent follow-up shots. This rod and plug are optimized for the government sized 1911 pistol. All parts are subject to numerous quality-control inspections during the manufacturing process further highlighting Nighthawk Custom’s dedication to producing the highest quality parts available on the market. Try one for yourself and you will immediately notice improved performance in your favorite 1911.

  • Government size
  • 416 stainless steel
  • Solid, 1-piece design
  • Full length guide rod
  • Relief cut
  • Matching diameter plug

Nighthawk Custom began manufacturing 1911 pistols and their Fully Machined (FM) Series parts in 2004 based upon the motto “ONE GUN, ONE GUNSMITH.” Today, every pistol a Nighthawk Custom is built from start to finish by a single gunsmith and their FM Series parts represent the highest quality 1911 parts on the market.
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BrandNightHawk Custom
Platform1911 Handguns
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