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Are lt. wt. commanders marked this way on the right side of the slide below ejection port or do some read Colt's commander model? I just bought one, serial # has lw in it, just wondering about the slide. Thanks, NLS
 

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Most just say "Commander Model". Later in the 70's they began to mark the right side of the slide as well.
 

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Some do say Lightweight Commander on the slide, others dont, most if not all have LW as a part of the ser #
 

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My 1996 vintage blue light weight commander has "LIGHTWEIGHT COMMANDER MODEL" on the right side of the slide and the serial number starts with FL0xxxE..........Mike
 
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