Bobtail® Housings

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Description

Innovated and introduced by Ed Brown over 15 years ago, and widely copied by others in recent years, the Bobtail® is a concealed carry modification to your Government Model frame that transforms it into a Round-Butt pistol. It consists of a specially manufactured housing and frame modification. The Bobtail® removes a full ½” of excess metal from the bottom rear of the gun, where the mainspring housing pin is located. This not only reduces the weight, but solves two well-known problems of carrying a 1911. First, it drastically increases comfort during carry. There is no sharp butt to poke you in the ribs. Second, it increases concealment during carry, because the hardest thing to conceal on a 1911 style pistol has always been the sharp, projecting butt. The Bobtail® uses an Officer’s model mainspring and internals, which are included and installed. Extra internals for an Officer’s housing can be purchased above if needed.

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Metal Treatment, Finish

Smooth, Blue, 25 LPI, Blue, Chainlink, Blue, Chainlink II, Blue, Chainlink III, Blue, Snakeskin, Blue, Skip-Line, Blue, Smooth, Stainless, 25 LPI, Stainless, Chainlink, Stainless, Chainlink II, Stainless, Chainlink II, Stainless, Chainlink III, Stainless, Snakeskin, Stainless, Skip-Line, Stainless