Introducing the new Wilson Combat EDC X9L with 5.0″ barrel

Wilson Combat EDC X9L with 5.0" barrel
Wilson Combat EDC X9L with 5.0″ barrel

Berryville, Arkansas-(Ammoland.com)- After redefining the defensive handgun with the EDC X9, Wilson Combat has developed a new 5” barrel, long slide version of the EDC X9 geared towards defensive and recreational shooters that prefer a longer sight radius.

The EDC X9L design combines the accuracy, ergonomics and trigger pull of the classic 1911 design with enhanced reliability, and high capacity performance. This one-inch longer barrel version gives you an extended sight radius to match your standard 1911 with 15 round magazine capacity and a new optional aluminum magwell that ensures fast reloads under stress or on the clock.

The EDC X9L 5” slide assembly and the match-grade, bushing-style barrel is tailored to the varying power level of 9mm ammunition and maintains impressive reliability even when heavily fouled and low on lubrication. Other slide features include a Tri-Top slide profile with a user-replaceable front sight, rear Tactical Adjustable Battlesight, and a rugged, user-serviceable external extractor.

EDC X9L 5”
EDC X9L 5”

The Wilson Combat X-frame is a high capacity 9mm 1911 frame that is similar in size to a traditional compact, single stack 1911. The X-frame is machined at Wilson Combat from T6-7075 aluminum and accepts a high capacity magazine with a grip that is smaller in circumference than a standard 1911 while retaining traditional 1911 controls. The new, optional X9 aluminum magwell will enable fast reloads in a tactical or competition situation and extends the grip for shooters with large hands.

The ergonomic design of the X-frame grip in conjunction with an enlarged trigger guard window and your choice of radiused trigger pad length fits all hand sizes comfortably and improves recoil control. The EDC X9L front and back strap are machined with the Wilson Combat X-Tac tread pattern that provides a comfortable but tactile grip in all shooting conditions. The EDC X9L will fit the majority of leather holsters on the market designed for 5” 1911 pistols and is offered with or without an accessory rail.

Wilson Combat EDC X9L with 5.0" barrel with accessory rail
Wilson Combat EDC X9L with 5.0″ barrel with accessory rail
Wilson Combat EDC X9L with 5.0" barrel without accessory rail
Wilson Combat EDC X9L with 5.0″ barrel without accessory rail

The Wilson Combat EDC X9L 5” offers 1911-style match-grade accuracy and superior ergonomics combined with modern service pistol capacity and reliability.

Specifications

  • Available Calibers: 9mm
  • Magazine Capacity: 15 rounds
  • Barrel Length: 5”
  • Overall Length: 8.7”
  • Sight Radius: 6.6”
  • Height: 5.25”
  • Width: 1.4”
  • Weight Empty: 32.4 oz
  • Weight Loaded: 42.5 oz
  • Accuracy Guarantee: 1” at 25 yds

Features

  • High-Capacity Compact Size Aluminum X-Frame with Reliability Enhanced Frame Rails
  • Unique X-TAC Frontstrap/Backstrap Treatment
  • Concealment Bullet Proof® Hammer
  • Bullet Proof® Thumb Safety
  • 3 ½# – 4 ½# Crisp Trigger Pull with Medium Length Pad
  • Bullet Proof® Magazine Release
  • Black G10 Aggressive Starburst Grips with Pewter Medallions
  • 5” Carbon Steel Tri-Top Slide with External Extractor
  • Unique X-TAC Rear & Front Cocking Serration Treatment on Slide
  • Heavy Machine Chamfer on Bottom of Slide
  • Tactical Adjustable Battlesight with Fiber Optic Front Sight with 4-40 Hex Head Cap Screw
  • 5” Stainless Barrel and Bushing with Reliability Enhancing Lock-up, Flush Cut Reverse Crown
  • Fluted Chamber
  • 30 LPI Slide Top Serrations
  • 40 LPI Serrated Rear of Slide
  • Carry Cuts/Ball Endmill Cuts

Options

  • Armor-Tuff® Finish
  • Grips – Black, Gray/Black, Dirty Olive, Black Cherry
  • Magwell/Grip Extension
  • Backstrap – Small or Large
  • Ambidextrous Thumb Safety
  • Sights – Green Fiber Optic, Red Fiber Optic, Tritium, Gold Bead
  • Frame Type (Standard – Lightrail)
  • Trigger Length – Short, Medium, Long

About Wilson CombatWilson Combat

Since 1977 Wilson Combat® has been the leading innovator in high-performance, custom 1911 handguns, tactical long guns, and accessories. A Wilson Combat® product’s unmatched level of exceptional reliability and peerless craftsmanship is only equaled by our legendary customer service. Learn more about us at http://www.wilsoncombat.com

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