Originally Posted by Shark1007
For what it's worth, I kept an old 1911 essex frame, gov't slide parkerized model on a boat in the Bahamas for years and years. It sat in one of those cheapo foam filled plastic cases locked up, but in salt air. Never an issue of rust with an occasional oiling.
What about an SR1911 and lube her up with froglube?
No rail, unless I'm mistaken. I have heard good things about that SR1911, though.