Warning

 

Close

Confirm Action

Are you sure you wish to do this?

Confirm Cancel
Member Login
Site Notices
Posted: 12/30/2005 4:55:17 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/30/2005 8:22:31 PM EDT by JCG4]
I am building up a parts list for a build on a S/A G.I. When it comes to ejectors I have been lookig at Wilson and Ed Brown. I know both make great parts so which one? I've been leaning towards the Ed Brown because it is $17 vs $23. Any insight would be great. Thanks.
Link Posted: 12/30/2005 6:25:53 PM EDT
Ed Brown makes a good product, Buy it and don't look back.
Link Posted: 12/30/2005 6:34:45 PM EDT
Link Posted: 12/30/2005 7:53:23 PM EDT
I just swapped out an ejector in a Colt 1911A1 (early 70's Series 70) for a Wilson one...first one I ever did, and it went pretty easy.

Tomorrow, I give it the test run, but it fits perfect so far. Right now I'm more concerned I have extractor overtension than I do ejector problems (the Colt ejector was noticably smaller).

Haven't heard much about the Ed Brown one, but the Wilson dropped in with no fitting except for cutting the notch. Nothing a round file, or a Dremel and a soft touch, can't do.

Check out the Wilson...if you had the frames I'd say check out both, but because I know I haden't had to actually "fit" the Wilson...seems an easier way to go. (Dunno if the EB needs to be truly fitted or not)
Link Posted: 12/30/2005 8:22:12 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/30/2005 8:23:40 PM EDT by JCG4]

Originally Posted By SGB:

Originally Posted By 45bisley:
Ed Brown makes a good product, Buy it and don't look back.



Get the Ed Brown - 087-813-070
S70 Hardcore Extractor $28.95

or

Wilson 965-415-070
Series 70 B/P Extractor $27.95



Ed Brown it will be. As for the extractor that will be a Wilson.

List so far:
Ed Brown-ejector, #890-T extended safety, match disconector and hardcore firing pin and stop.

Wilson Combat-Hammer strut and mainspring housing parts, barrel bushing, #31T mag catch, grip safety, #314 deluxe match grade sear, #337S S/S ultra lite hammer, #414B bullet proof slide stop, and #415, 70 seriers BP extractor.

Kart-Barrel.

Trigger-Medium solid v-series match trigger.

Mainspring housing-Smith & Alexander 20lpi.
Top Top