new to the 1911 world, so i have some newb questions. im looking at buying my first 1911, but id like to have a railed 1911. i have heard that having a railed 1911 throws off the balance of the gun. is this true? also, i have my eye on a colt government model with a rail for 999.00. is this a good deal? is colt a good brand as a starter 1911 or is there something better? my budget is no more than 1100.00 Wanna kill these ads? We can help!