Carolina Arms Group Unveils 1911 Handguns

Carolina Arms Group

Carolina Arms Group Launches the TC-9 and TC-45, Trenton Commander Line at the 2016 SHOT Show

Carolina Arms Group’s new masterly-crafted TC 1911 product line features a Commander 4.25 slide on an Officer frame, perfect for concealed carry and law enforcement.

Mooresville, N.C. (January 2016) – ( – Carolina Arms Group, LLC. (CAG), a manufacturer dedicated to producing heirloom quality, American made firearms, is unveiling their newest 1911 handguns at the 2016 SHOT Show in Las Vegas at N 1811 on Level 3, the “Trenton Commander” or TC-9 and TC-45.

Carolina Arms Group Trenton Commander in Stainless Steel

Built on an Officer frame with a Commander 4.25″ slide, the new TC line of CAG 1911’s offer concealed carry and law enforcement professionals a premier defense platform that is 100% American-made and masterfully-crafted using the finest materials with attention to detail unlike any other 1911’s on the market.

The TC line’s frame and slide are constructed from forged carbon steel and stainless steel. Both the 9mm and .45 TC models feature Kart Precision barrels forged from ordnance steel to match grade specs and tested for accuracy to 1.25 – 1.5″ MOA. The super smooth 4 lb. trigger pull offers a crisp, audible reset on the adjustable aluminum trigger. The extended thumb safety, wider than traditional 1911’s offers users the option of an ambidextrous extended thumb safety. All CAG Trenton’s proudly display the Carolina eagle emblem on proprietary VZ® grips that offer the user the ultimate in grip combined with high end aesthetics.

Carolina Arms Group Trenton Commander Barrel

Carolina Arms Group, located in “Race City, USA” brings together state-of-the-art manufacturing capabilities with, local craftsman talent and skilled workforce with firearms manufacturing experience and 1911 passion to produce some of the finest, American-made handguns today. All Carolina Arms Group Trenton’s are hand-filed, stone-lapped, hand-fitted and test-fired for accuracy, feel and function. Carolina Arms Group guarantees 1.5″ accuracy at 25-yards on all their guns.

Carolina Arms Group Trenton 1911s ship with two 8-round magazines.

Carolina Arms Group will be attending the 2015 SHOT Show at Kiosk N811 Level 3.


Carolina Arms Group TC Specifications
Model: TC-45 TC-9
Caliber: .45 ACP 9mm
Height 90° to barrel: 4.5 4.5
Weight w/ empty mag: 37.8 oz. 38.9 oz.
Length: 4.25″ 4.25″
Finish: Stainless/PVD DLC Black Stainless/PVD DLC Black
Twist Rate: 1:16 LH 1:16 LF
Recoil Spring: 15 lbs. 15 lbs.
Trigger: 4 lbs. 4 lbs.

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About Carolina Arms Group:

Located in Mooresville, North Carolina, in the state’s fastest growing region for technology and manufacturing, Carolina Arms Group was founded by military veterans and expert gunsmiths with a passion for exceptional firearms. The CAG Trenton line of 1911’s is the result of meticulous craftsmanship and attention to detail in design, R&D, production, testing and finishing. Carolina Arms Group is bringing American Pride back into firearms manufacturing.