Machined from: American-made tool steel
Heat Treated: Yes, 52-53 RC
The 1911 is known for its ability to attain a crisp and light trigger pull with a little tuning, the 1911 sear is a critical component in achieving that. Our 1911 sear is fully machined from proprietary US tool steel, then vacuum heat treated for the best possible combination of strength, wear-resistance and durability. Our sears have a neutral geometry. The primary face on our sear is set perpendicular to the axis from the sear pin. For crisper 1911 trigger jobs that last longer, add an EGW 1911 Sear. EGW has also made minimal geometric improvements to the original sear spec; grinding the hammer contact surface to ensure precision and strength.
Since 1992 EGW has sold tens of thousands of sears to the demanding fields of competition and military shooting. Many of the top 1911 shooters use EGW 1911 trigger parts and other 1911 components within their guns because EGW's machined-from-solid parts have proven to work better than their OEM counterparts.
FACT: Top steel challenge shooter, Mickey Fowler, took an EGW Hard Sear and Koenig hammer out of the package, made just slight adjustments to his sear spring and successfully shot the steel challenge!
Our sears have a neutral geometry. The primary face on our sear is set perpendicular to the axis from the sear pin.
We are unable to ship this item outside of the United States. If this item is purchased as part of an international order, the item will be removed from the order. The account will be refunded for the item, and the remainder of the order will ship.Warning: This product may be alloyed with trace amounts of lead and other elements which are known to the State of California to cause reproductive harm and cancer. To prevent exposure, do not alter the product by welding, grinding, etc. For more information, go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
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Colt Classic likes EGW partsEGW Hard Sear and Block Thumb safety was a easy fit.
A great sear, well machined and ground smoothlyAnother EGW high quality part. The sear nose is cut smoothly and very little work is necessary if a neutral pull is desired. This sear is an excellent choice if you are changing other ignition parts.