The M1911 .45 Automatic was the historic sidearm of the American soldier for nearly 80 years. This 8mm blank firing semi-automatic pistol is your chance to experience a bit of history. The clip removes to load 7 extra loud blanks (8mm). The blued finish, wood grips, and loud blank firing action give the shooter an incredibly realistic feel. This is an ideal blank gun for theatrical, movie, or reenactment purposes.