Barrel extraction

As I reported last month the barrel in my STI Eagle attempted to spontaneously disassemble. I couldn’t get the slide open and figured I would just put the gun on the shelf that way. But Jacob said he was interested … Continue reading

STI service

My STI Eagle 5.1 is in need of repairs. There was the thumb safety which I still hadn’t fixed even though I had the new safety in hand. It requires some fitting and I just hadn’t taken the time to go … Continue reading

STI GP6 approved for import

STI just announced the GP6 has been approved for import and the first shipment has sold out before the boat even reached the shore. They are suggesting it will be an excellent USPSA Production division gun. From their website: With the … Continue reading

STI Reintroduces the VIP

It’s back: Combining the double stack capacity of its patented 2011 technology with the light weight benefits of aluminum, the V.I.P. is the best carry pistol on the market today. Due to overwhelming customer requests, STI International, Inc. has brought … Continue reading

STI Spartan Giveaway

STI is giving away a free gun. Send them your business card and they may draw it out of a fishbowl on March 28th. The unfortunate subjects of California need not apply. In competition I shoot a STI gun, I carry … Continue reading

STI Sentinel Premier

Just announced: How do the best outdo themselves? Attention to details. Crafted with classic 1911 design, the STI International Sentinel Premier is a traditional 1911 built to modern highest-end standards for an exceptional competition, duty, and self-defense pistol. With the … Continue reading


Just announced: With the GP6, STI International, Inc. delivers a compact SA/DA polymer pistol which serves equally well either on or off duty. With its integrated tactical rails, it is equally suitable for Military, Law Enforcement or Civilian carry. Built … Continue reading

STI SteelMaster

Announced just a few days ago: Inspiration from STI International’s proven race pistol design led to the creation of the STI SteelMaster; a shorter, lighter race pistol for faster target acquisition and reduced muzzle flip and dip. With patented 2011 technology, … Continue reading