Where is Rock Island Armory?

The Rock Island Armory 1911 series is a product line of single-action recoil operated semi-automatic pistols. They are designed and manufactured by Armscor in Marikina, Philippines, and distributed in the United States by Armscor USA, located in Pahrump, Nevada….Rock Island Armory 1911 series.

RIA 1911 series
Sights fixed G.I. (FS model)

Is 22 mag better than 22LR?

22 Magnum packs more propellant behind a bullet that is essentially the same size, it outpaces the . 22 LR in velocity. This is true both at the muzzle and downrange. 22 Magnum, however, has a muzzle velocity of 1,910 fps and a speed of 1,592 fps at 100 yards.

Is the Armscor XT-22 Magnum the most reliable semi-auto 22 Magnum?

The .22 WMR’s awkward profile–which is long, straight-walled and with a very pronounced rim, has long been a hindrance to reliable feeding in semi-auto pistols. Armscor seems to have solved reliability issues with the XT-22 Magnum. (Photo by IGG) How Potent is the .22 Magnum?

Is the Rock Island Armory XT 22 Magnum a good pistol?

Rock Island Armory’s XT 22 Magnum is affordable to shoot, reliable and accurate. Rock Island Armory is best known for producing reliable 1911s at a reasonable price, so it should come as little surprise that the company’s new .22 Magnum semiauto pistol bears more than a passing resemblance to John Moses Browning’s most influential handgun design.

What is the XT 22 Magnum?

The XT 22 Magnum is a full-size, single stack 1911 pistol. It has a five-inch barrel, and the barrel is the thing that immediately grabs your attention the first time you see one of these pistols.

What is the Ria XT-22 pistol?

Luckily, Arms Corporation of the Philippines (Armscor) is aiming to please like-minded Pistoleros with its recent introduction of the RIA XT-22 pistol chambered for the potent .22 Magnum (aka .22 Winchester Magnum Rimfire or .22 WMR) cartridge. The XT-22 Magnum is deceptively similar in appearance to the M1911 pistol.