Brass Fetcher brings us a very interesting video.
The 1911 has a reputation for being an incredibly reliable pistol.
Check out the video for yourself, it's pretty awesome.
Now that is some great reliability under very, very cold conditions. I was extremely impressed by the fact that the 1911 was even able to chamber a second bullet after firing. Did you notice the frost coming off the hammer when the trigger was pulled?
Do you think your chosen handgun would operate that well under extreme cold conditions?