Wilson slip on mag well ? - 1911Forum
Advertise Here
Forum   Reviews   Rules   Legal   Site Supporters & Donations   Advertise

Go Back   1911Forum > >


Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-18-2007, 04:04 PM
PLINKING.40 PLINKING.40 is offline
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Ramona .Ca
Posts: 84
Wilson slip on mag well ?

Hey Gent's:
I want to put on the under grip exstened Wilson magwell on my new SA 1911-a1 and don't want to go through the S&A MSH mag like I did on my Kimber 1911 9mm. and want to save some clams.
Does anyone have one of them on there .45? How does it hold up, fit, look,ect?
or spend the xtra $60 and get the S&A 1 piece..

Look.!! kelp paddy ahead......ZZZZZZZZZZZ hoook uupp.!!!! YeeHaa' I smell hickory smoke.
Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2007, 04:13 PM
Prolanman Prolanman is offline
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Long Island
Age: 55
Posts: 77
I have one on my Government Springfield loaded and it doesn't look bad at all. It seems to be holding up fine. The only thing that you'll have to do is take a dremmel to the back of your grips and recess them where the part of the magwell loops around the grip screw bushings so you'll get a flush fit. You may also want to look into getting magwell grips as well if y ou go with the magwell.
S&W 1911Sc Commander, Sig P220 Carry Nitron, Sig P229 Nitron 9mm, S&W Model 520-HIVIZ .357, Springfield Loaded 1911-A1 Stainless

If you shoot a mime, do you use a silencer?
Reply With Quote
Old 01-19-2007, 12:16 AM
Bergeron Bergeron is offline
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: Lafayette, LA
Posts: 117
I've got one on my Delta, and it's held up fine. Seeing that I eventually replaced the mainspring housing, I probably should have gone with the S&A part.
Reply With Quote
Old 01-19-2007, 02:20 AM
gunfighter48 gunfighter48 is offline
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Mill Creek, WA
Posts: 662
Have them on my Kimber Pro Carry II. The work just fine, but you can't get the MSH off without taking the magwell off. Luckily I don't take the MSH off very often!

A 45 may not expand but it will never be smaller than .45!!
NRA Benefactor Life Member
Reply With Quote
Old 01-19-2007, 06:24 AM
primersinmyshoe primersinmyshoe is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: St. Louis, Mo
Posts: 3,613
I've got one that I don't use anymore. I cut notches in the tabs that go over the grip bushings so I can slip it onto the gun without bending it too much.
̿' ̿'\̵͇̿̿\з=(◕_◕)=ε/̵͇̿̿/'̿'̿ ̿

Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:02 AM.

NOTICE TO USERS OF THIS SITE: By continuing to use this site, you certify that you have read and agree to abide by the Legal Terms of Use. All information, data, text or other materials ("Content") posted to this site by any users are the sole responsibility of those users. 1911Forum does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity, or quality of such Content.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimisation provided by DragonByte SEO (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 2015 1911Forum.com, LLC. All Rights Reserved