This video is a description and shows how to use the Brownells 1911 Slide Fitting Bars.
This video is a demonstration of the Brownells 1911 Lug Fitting Kit.
This video segment is a description of the Brownells Front Sight Staker and Swage Point.
This video segment is a description of the Brownells Double Ended Can't Mar Bushing Wrench.
This video segment is a description of the Brownells Anodized 1911 Bushing Wrench.
This video segment is a description of the EGW 1911 Auto Pin Set.
This video segment is a description of the Caspian 1911 Auto Pocketsmith IIG.
This video segment is a demonstration of the Cylinder & Slide 1911 Auto Safety Fast Shooting System.
This clip demonstrates step by step how to remove and install an aftermarket mainspring house and magazine funnel on the 1911 pistol.
This video showcases how the 1911 auto barrel fitting fixture can benefit anyone from the 1911 amateur to the 1911 custom shop.
This video showcases the individually handmade shoulder holsters from Alessi.
This video showcases the Alessi hand made CQC-S line of leather holsters.
Easy steps to alleviate brass cases from hitting ejector opening
The first thing that you begin
to notice about Bill
is his down-to-earth personality which is reflected in his
approach to building
reliable, self-defense pistols.
The enclosed pins are meant to replace the hammer pin and sear pin in
the side of the handgun so the relationship between the sear and the sear
notch can be adjusted easily and precisely.
Brownells Magazine Well Fillers provide support to the magazine well
of semi-auto pistols and help prevent crushing when holding the frame in
a vise. They are made to fit specific makes and models of guns, and are
generally not interchangeable from one brand to another.
If high pressure or maximum pressure loads are to be used in any rifle you
are considering using Brownells Flex-Hone Polishing System on, care must
be taken to avoid enlarging the chamber past SAAMI “Maximum” dimensions
and to prevent “too smooth” a finish.
The four reamers and bore hone included in these instructions
will cover any choke requirements from a cylinder bore in the 10
gauge to a full choke in the 28 gauge.
the pistol and remove the sear and hammer components. If you do not know how to disassemble our pistol, we have reference manuals available.
The new 68-page Brownells 1911 Catalog (#7) is filled with the tools, accessories and parts all 1911 builders and enthusiasts need to repair, build, and customize a 1911.
Brownells 1911 Auto Hammer Stop Block allows evaluation of the trigger
pull with the slide assembly off the frame while preventing possible damage
to the frame and hammer.
Anyone who owns or works on the 1911 Auto needs a bushing wrench. The
Brownells Anodized Bushing Wrench is made from CNC machined aluminum
and will remove the tightest bushings without marring or scratching
the finish on either the bushing or the slide.
Brownells 1911 Auto Barrel Alignment Block is designed to help position
the barrel in the slide while fitting the hood. It ensures the barrel is always
in the same relative position each time the fit of the hood is checked during
the fitting process.
Early in my career as a pistolsmith, I worked hard to develop a process I could apply to all 1911 Auto Pistols that would produce a reliable 2½ pound trigger pull that broke clean and would not follow.