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Pistol Review: Nighthawk Custom's Chairman - Boardroom Series

Nighthawk's pistols have always been a symbol of elegance and grace with their "One Gun, One Gunsmith" mentality and no pistol better symbolizes that better than the Chairman. The new Boardroom Series is launched new Chairman 1911 pistol, a long-slide model with a number of eye-catching features that enhance the durability and performance of the new handgun.

Built on a forged-steel, Government-size frame that's paired up with a serrated and windowed steel slide. Inside, shooters will find a match-grade barrel that measures 6 inches in overall length allowing for better results down-field. One of the all-new eye-catching features of the new gun is the titanium-nitride finish applied to the barrel, giving it a gold-color finish while also enhancing durability and lubricity.

The frame and slide are completed with a Diamond-Like Carbon (DLC) coating, designed for enhanced durability and decreased friction, guaranteeing that the pistol runs smoothly and accurately. The frame also features a 25-LPI checkering on the front strap and mainstring housing, providing the shooter with a tactile surface that can be securely gripped in any situation. The Chairman also incorporates the renowned Ultra Hi-Cut front strap also enhancing grip and allowing for a higher hold on the frame.

Inside the trigger mechanism, users will find a lightweight trigger featuring the company's

Tri-Cavity design ensuring top performance. The firearm comes equipped with a single-side safety and a checkered recoil-spring plug that provides user easy maintenance and cleaning. The pistol also comes with an adjustable two-dot tritium night sights that are surrounded with highly visible white rings that allow for quick target acquisition in both daytime and nighttime. To top it all off the, Chairman comes equipped with the custom-made Railscale 1911 grips.


At Somarriba, Inc. we are premium dealers with Nighthawk Custom housing a large collection of their high-quality pistols in-shop and online. Come to us for all your Nighthawk inquires!

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