The Witness Elite 1911 is a single stack 1911 pistol, similar to that of the classic 1911 with the same dimensions and technical characteristics. It is ideal for target shooting, I.P.S.C, and I.D.P.A. competitions. Tanfoglio maintained the tradition of the original 1911's with its slim design and powerful .45ACP cartridge then lightened the fame by molding it with fine polymer materials. Additional features include, flat mainspring housing, long hole hammer, wooden checkered grips, extended safety, skeletonized trigger and extended beavertail.