Olympic Arms Journeyman

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Summary: The description, specs, pricing, photo and user ratings for the Olympic Arms Journeyman pistol.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Journeyman is a 1911-style pistol chambered in .45 ACP and built by Schuetzen Pistol Works, a division of Olympic Arms. It’s built on a full-size frame with a shortened (4″), 416 stainless steel barrel. Features include:

  • A satin bead blast finish on the frame;
  • a black parkerized finish on the slide;
  • a round frame trigger guard;
  • double-diamond, checkered, exotic wood grips.

Additional features found on the Journeyman and all Olympic 1911s include:

  • A matched frame and slide;
  • an individually fitted and head-spaced barrel;
  • a complete ramp and throat job;
  • a lowered and widened ejection port;
  • a beveled mag well;
  • hand-stoned-to-match hammer and sear;
  • a lightweight long-shoe over-travel adjusted trigger;
  • a shaped and tensioned extractor;
  • an extended thumb safety;
  • a wide beavertail grip safety;
  • an adjustable rear sight;
  • a dovetail front sight; and
  • a full length guide rod.

The parts are hand selected and fitted. You can choose your mainspring housing and rear sight at no extra charge. The mainspring housing is Smith & Alexander, checkered to 20 LPI with the choice of flat or arched. For your rear sight, you can choose LPA adjustable or Heinie Slant-pro fixed.

Olympic says every pistol is test-fired with military hardball, major power factor LSWC and JHP ammunition.

The Specs

Caliber Capacity BBL OAL Height Weight
.45 ACP 7+1 4″ 7.75″ 5.5″ 35 oz. empty

MSRP: $1,293.50

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