damage 12 - 18 damage type Normal att. modes
Single ( Action Points 4, Range 22) Triple ( Action Points 5, Range 17)
strength req. 3 hands req. 1
The classic Colt M1911 A1. Easy to use, accurate and with tremendous stopping power, this weapon will not let you down.
Colt M1911 A1, or simply the Colt 45, is a small gun in .
A good pistol with solid damage and range. However, ammunition is not common or cheap. After the two shotguns it's your best non-automatic weapon for close quarters shooting in the early game.
3 carried by raiders in Brahmin Wood. One is on a raider outside the compound entrance. There's another on a raider inside the road block. Third carried by raider boss Horus inside the raider base in Brahmin Wood.
1 can be found in Freeport, inside the chest in the O'Reilly tent.
3 carried by Beastlords in the Quincy.
6 carried by Beastlords in the Mardin.
1 carried by Enforcer in Junction City.
Common among raider random encounters.
1 is carried by the Farmer in the farmer special encounter.
1 is sold by the Hermit in the Hermit special encounter.
A similar weapon, the
.45 Auto pistol, appears in the Fallout: New Vegas add-on .
The Colt 45 appeared first in
, on the cover of the Fallout magazine. It was not until Guns and Bullets that it became a usable weapon.