With updated color photos and added information, this is a complete manual on the 1911 written by Ed Brown, 1991 Pistolsmith of the Year. This downloadable .pdf gives you step-by-step instructions and detailed photos for disassembly, reassembly, maintenance and proper handling. It then goes into complete installation and fitting instructions for practically all accessories. Also included are chapters on trouble shooting and reloading. Packed full of valuable information. A must for all who work on the 1911! Use the electronic search feature, zoom in on photos or diagrams, or print a hardcopy for insertion in a three ring binder as you prefer. Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader.