This video discusses the benefits of the Wilson Combat 1911 Auto Value Line Hammer & Sears.
This video discusses the features and benefits of the Kart Precision 1911 Auto Barrels.
This video demonstrates the various types of Ed Brown 1911 Auto Wide Extended Safety.
This video describes the features & benefits of the Chip McCormick Custom 1911 Auto 8-Round Power Magazine.
The video demonstrates the features of the line of Wilson Combat 1911 Auto Drop-In Beavertail Grip Safeties.
How to install the Cylinder & Slide 1911 Auto Safety Fast Shooting System in a series 70 and 80 1911 pistol.
This video demonstrates how to install a replacement grip safety for a 1911.
This clip demonstrates step by step how to install a drop in trigger kit for a 1911 pistol.
This video showcases the SEMI-AUTO SUMMER SPECIAL 2 by Milt Sparks Holsters.
This video showcases the 1911 Auto Wilson-Rogers Magazine by Wilson Combat.
Learn about finding the right holster for your laser-modified firearm.
This video showcases the Tru-Dot Day/Night Sights by Meprolight.
Brownells Night Sight Mounting Fixture is used in conjunction with
Brownells Front Sight Staker (#080-817-000) to securely attach front sights
to Colt 1911 type pistols that accept staked-on front sights.
IPSC competition is a fun and challenging part of the shooting sports to be involved in and there are several different class levels you can compete in.
With a spiffy new lightweight trigger in place, it seemed only fair that better trigger function should follow.
Its funny how one little statement can get you thinking. “You know what would look cool? A desert-camo 1911. That would really
Brownells 1911 Auto Plunger Tube Crimper Kit allows the Gunsmith to
quickly and easily secure the plunger tube to the frame without the fear of
frame or plunger tube damage that can result from the use of anvil-type
Brownells 1911 Auto Barrel Lug Cutter is a time-saving tool that will remove
most of the excess material located on the bottom lugs of an oversized,
aftermarket 1911 Auto Barrel.
The plunger tube on Colt type 1911 semi-auto pistols is secured to the
left side of the frame by two projections, or legs. When the plunger tube
is staked to the frame, the shanks of the legs may be forced back into the
interior of the plunger tube.
You have just received your 1911 Auto match barrel. Now, how does it fit and how do you go about installing it in your 1911 Auto?
So, you have bought a 1911 frame and slide and you are going to build your own 1911 .45 automatic. Great, but now you are wondering which parts you will need and how to go about getting the pistol finished.
The last article covered the items
you would need
to build your 1911-type pistol.
Well, now we're up to step 3 in our 1911 series, fitting a barrel and bushing to our project 1911. Let's get started!
This time we'll cover the installation of sights on your slide. There are a ton of options from fixed sights to adjustable ones out there.