WILSON COMBAT 1911 22 CONVERSION KIT | 1911 22 CONVERSION KIT

WILSON COMBAT 1911 22 CONVERSION KIT | 1911 22 CONVERSION KIT

WILSON COMBAT 1911 22 CONVERSION KIT | 1911 22 CONVERSION KIT

WILSON COMBAT 1911 22 CONVERSION KIT | 1911 22 CONVERSION KIT

WILSON COMBAT 1911 22 CONVERSION KIT

You’d expect to pay about $16.50 for a 50 rd box (33¢ ea.) of hard ball .45 ACP ammo at your local gun shop. But why not shoot inexpensive .22’s that sell for $1.50 for a 50 rd box (03¢ ea.) instead? This would save you 30¢ per round. But for comparative purposes we’ll assume you went out and found a bargain on .45 ammo. Now your .45’s only cost 25¢ more per round than .22’s. At a difference of 25¢ a round, you will save a buck every four rounds and two hundred and fifty dollars after a thousand rounds. This is great savings, but your .45 doesn’t shoot .22’s. That’s why you need a l.

Wilson Combat 1911 22 Conversion Kit Complete

Wilson Combat 1911 22 Conversion Kit Complete

Installation is simple, just remove the slide stop, slide the upper unit off your .45, then install the Wilson Combat 1911 22 Conversion Kit. Once you re-install your slide stop and substitute the ten round .22 magazine that come with the unit, you’re ready to shoot .22’s. It’s that fast and easy!

Wilson Combat 1911 22 Conversion Kit Slide Top View

Wilson Combat 1911 22 Conversion Kit Slide Top View

While shooting .22’s, you’ll appreciate the crisp sight picture of the fully adjustable rear and improved ramp front sights. When you change out the slide, the sights go with it so you’ll be right back on target with each caliber change.

Wilson Combat 1911 22 Conversion Kit Slide Right Side View

Wilson Combat 1911 22 Conversion Kit Slide Right Side View

We all like to save money, but your objective is to become a better shot. It’s quite common for shooting instructors to train with .22’s. Since the .22 has less recoil and muzzle blast, students tend to learn faster with less tendency to develop bad habits, like jerking the trigger in anticipation of the recoil.

Wilson Combat 1911 22 Conversion Kit Slide Left View

Wilson Combat 1911 22 Conversion Kit Slide Left View

To get the most from your training, our conversion unit lets you practice with the same grip, trigger pull, safeties and action of your .45 auto. Once converted, your .22 has the same overall dimension as your .45 so you can use your existing holster. Oh, we’ve been so busy telling you how we’re going to improve your shooting and save you money that we forgot to tell you about the scalloped slide top, checkered slide stop and superb accuracy.

Wilson Combat 1911 22 Conversion Kit Case

Wilson Combat 1911 22 Conversion Kit Case

NOTE: Due to tolerance variation of most Gold Cups and some custom 1911’s, minor fitting may be required on the .22 unit for proper operation.

The Colt .45 Automatic: A Shop Manual Volume 1

The Colt .45 Automatic. A Shop Manual, Volume 1. Jerry KuhnHausen

The Colt .45 Automatic. A Shop Manual, Volume 1. Jerry KuhnHausen

The Colt .45 Automatic. A Shop Manual, Volume 1. Jerry KuhnHausen

The Colt .45 Automatic. A Shop Manual, Volume 1. Jerry KuhnHausen is a detailed book which is extremely practical for every level of gunsmithing knowledge. This manual covers the 1911 from the lanyard loop to the barrel bushing. Contains useful information on inspection, part selection, part installation, trouble-shooting and function testing. Also shows tricks the pros use to turn stock 1911s into full-blown carry and race guns. Contains instructions and illustrations on assembly and dis-assembly, pitfalls to avoid and areas to check for the best performance.

The Colt .45 Automatic: A Shop Manual Volume 1 – By Jerry Kuhnhausen. A detailed book which is extremely practical for every level of gunsmithing knowledge. This manual covers the 1911 from the lanyard loop to the barrel bushing. Contains useful information on inspection, part selection, part installation, trouble-shooting and function testing. Also shows tricks the pros use to turn stock 1911s into full-blown carry and race guns. Contains instructions and illustrations on assembly and dis-assembly, pitfalls to avoid and areas to check for the best performance. 202 Pages – Softcover.

Almost every gunsmith, professional or amateur, has heard the name Jerry Kuhnhausen. For over 40 years, he’s been known as one of the best gunsmiths in the United States. For the past 20 years or so, Jerry’s been living in Idaho where he spends much of his time writing and publishing gunsmithing books. He has written 24 shop manuals and is an NRA life member.

Technical Information

Publisher: Heritage Gun Books
Date of Publication: 1990
Number of Pages: 202 Pages

Summary of Material:

 

  • Covers troubleshooting & problem solving, parts inspections, and complete repair, rebuilding & accurizing of the Colt .45 Government Models, including Series 80’s, and the U.S. Military M1911 & M1911A1 Models. Also covers all copies and clones of the M1911 Pistol. Necessary tooling is also shown. Notes:

  • Softcover

  • 9th Edition

  • Photos and Line Drawing

 

222 pages with plastic laminated soft cover: With the expanded 9th edition, the original and time tested Colt 45 Auto/M1911 pistol bench manual is now in its 17th printing and remains the best bench inspection, trouble shooting, repair, hand fitting and basic accurizing manual ever published on the subject. Hundreds of photos and illustrations. Covers the Colt Government model, including series 80’s, and the U.S. Military M1911 and M1911A1 models. Includes the only really detailed instructions on fitting barrel and link that we’ve seen in print. With the popularity of the .45 still growing, this book will pay for itself many times over.