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Florida Gun Exchange carries Ed Brown Custom 1911’s!

Florida Gun Exchange carries Ed Brown Custom 1911

In the world of 1911’s, Ed Brown’s custom shop 1911’s are in the upper echelon when it comes to one of America’s favorite pistols. Since the pistol was designed in 1911 by John M. Browning, the 1911 has become one of the most widely reproduced and used pistols to date. There are literally dozens upon dozens of manufacturers, and all types of price ranges to suit everyones needs. If you’re looking to purchase a 1911 on the “Tier One” end of the spectrum, Ed Brown is definitely the way to go. With over 40 years of experience in the industry, and over 20 of which as a gun manufacturer, Ed Brown has become well known for high quality custom 1911’s.

We now carry a full line of Ed Brown pistols including the Special Forces, Kobra, Kobra Carry, Executive and Executive Carry.

One of the features that Ed Brown has become renowned for, amongst their amazing craftsmanship, is their bob tail frame they put on their carry 1911 pistols. The Executive Carry is the Executive Elite that has been modified for carry. It is the perfect solution for those who want to carry a more compact 1911, without sacrificing any reliability. With a 4.25″ Barrel, 25 LPI checkering on the forestrap and backstrap, matte finishing and fixed high visibility night sights, this pistol features both form and function.

Ed Brown Executive Carry

The Cocobolo grips are the pièce de résistance along side the matte black finish with stainless highlights of the trigger, barrel and barrel bushing.

Ed Brown Executive Carry

The Executive Carry features the following:
  • 4.25″ Commander model slide, single stack commander Bobtail® frame. The John Browning traditional design innovatively modified for concealed carry, without significantly detracting from reliability or accuracy.

  • Weight: approximately 35 ounces with an unloaded magazine inserted.

  • Exclusive 25 LPI checkering on forestrap and Bobtail®.

  • Matte finished slide for low glare, with traditional “square cut” serrations on rear of slide only.

  • Fixed dovetail 3-dot night sights with high visibility white outlines.

Now if your more of a stainless fan, don’t worry… We’ve got you covered. Another one of Ed Brown’s popular pistols is the Kobra and the Kobra Carry. Offered in a variety of finishes, we have the full size Kobra, and is an absolutely beautiful work of craftsmanship. One of the unique features to the Kobra series 1911’s, is it’s popular and innovated snakeskin checkering in the slide as well as the frame. Being a directional pattern, it is smooth to the touch when sliding your hand up the frame on a draw, however it bites into your palm for a snug (and comfortable) grip where you need it. It is easier on the hands then the traditional diamond pattern checkering, and we’ve noticed that our female customers can’t stop raving about it. It is a very simple, yet very elegant design and definitely will make people  people envious at the range.

Ed Brown Kobra

Ed Brown Kobra

Ed Brown Kobra

Ed Brown Kobra

The Kobra features the following:
  • 5″ Government model slide, single stack government model frame. The John Browning traditional design for the ultimate in reliability and accuracy.

  • Weight: approximately 38 ounces with an unloaded magazine inserted.

  • Exclusive snakeskin treatment on forestrap and mainspring housing. A beautiful, unique, and snag free gripping surface.

  • Matte finished slide for low glare, with snakeskin on rear of slide only.

  • Fixed dovetail 3-dot night sights with high visibility white outlines.

Now if your looking for something a little more than “an old classic” take a look at the Special Forces series 1911’s. Just like all of their other 1911’s they are hand fit and built with care to give you everything you need, and everything you want in a 1911. We received the Special Forces model in their two-tone scheme, featuring their custom chain link style checkering, and carbon fiber grips. If your looking to buy an absolutely beautiful 1911, that will always get the job done… Look no further!

Ed Brown Special Forces

Ed Brown Special Forces

Ed Brown Special Forces

The Special Forces features the following:
  • 5″ Government model slide, single stack government model frame. The John Browning traditional design for the ultimate in reliability and accuracy.

  • Weight: approximately 38 ounces with an unloaded magazine inserted.

  • Exclusive Chainlink treatment on forestrap and mainspring housing for the ultimate in durability, secure grip, and extreme use.

  • Slide coated with Gen III for low glare, superior rust protection, and improved wear resistance, with traditional “square cut” serrations on rear of slide only.

  • Fixed dovetail 3-dot night sights with high visibility white outlines.

For more information on Ed Brown Products, you can visit their website! We have many different models in stock, and can always special order whatever you’d like!