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Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 08-08-2020, 08:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 408
Posted By pistolwrench
When you experience this....STOP!......look it...

When you experience this....STOP!......look it over and proceed with caution.
The primer can be forced against the ejector and can POP.
If the nose of the projectile is inhibited from leaving the...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 08-06-2020, 11:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 350
Posted By pistolwrench
The rotational play is addressed by peening the...

The rotational play is addressed by peening the rails in 2 or 3 spots, and carefully hand filing to fit.
First one side, then the other.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-06-2020, 10:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 657
Posted By pistolwrench
https://www.1911addicts.com/proxy.php?image=https%...

https://www.1911addicts.com/proxy.php?image=https%3A%2F%2Fi190.photobucket.com%2Falbums%2Fz228%2Fpistolwrench19%2F2019Shorty%2Fmf6.jpg%7Eoriginal&hash=f519c542a9164978873b8e37ce98fdfc
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 08-01-2020, 02:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 541
Posted By pistolwrench
Dang Lou! You rock!

Dang Lou!
You rock!
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 07-28-2020, 06:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 352
Posted By pistolwrench
https://i.imgur.com/4d4sh3L.jpg ...

https://i.imgur.com/4d4sh3L.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/lQqxVhD.jpg
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 07-28-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 352
Posted By pistolwrench
7-28-2020 Colt WW1 repro.....enhanced.

https://i.imgur.com/XCTqaAI.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/RirRYEU.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/BYyqyEx.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/CYTEwBy.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/zJ3vOCN.jpg
Forum: Colt 07-27-2020, 10:44 PM
Replies: 8,627
Views: 3,408,574
Posted By pistolwrench
https://i.imgur.com/HpwfrTH.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/HpwfrTH.jpg
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 07-27-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,286
Posted By pistolwrench
I joined a Facebook page a couple weeks ago: ...

I joined a Facebook page a couple weeks ago:
Gunsmiths Advice
Man oh man, there are a LOT of folks out there that should not own a screwdriver!
Forum: Colt 07-26-2020, 06:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 658
Posted By pistolwrench
I have several pristine Colt barrels available. ...

I have several pristine Colt barrels available.
Should just 'drop-in'.
rogersp at cableone.net
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 07-23-2020, 04:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By pistolwrench
I'm waiting for a re-post of the 'concrete nail'...

I'm waiting for a re-post of the 'concrete nail' front sight.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 07-16-2020, 12:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 521
Posted By pistolwrench
Employee.

Employee.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 07-15-2020, 09:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 521
Posted By pistolwrench
Pretty sta... range! and now the post is...

Pretty
sta...
range!

and now the post is gone!
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 07-13-2020, 10:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 597
Posted By pistolwrench
Wow! I've been waiting for a post by Rich...

Wow!
I've been waiting for a post by Rich Petrone, telling us yet again, how he fabricated a front sight from a concrete nail......
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 07-13-2020, 10:10 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,654
Posted By pistolwrench
A shortened Govt spring in a commander length may...

A shortened Govt spring in a commander length may run just fine.
But the pressure exerted right at lock-up will be
reduced.
Not an ideal situation.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 07-13-2020, 10:05 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,654
Posted By pistolwrench
"I read some where the 1911 9mm had tighter coils...

"I read some where the 1911 9mm had tighter coils on the recoil spring,"

Rich, you can 'read' most things on the internet.
It does not mean it is true.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 07-13-2020, 01:44 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,654
Posted By pistolwrench
"not even know that 9mm recoil springs have...

"not even know that 9mm recoil springs have tighter coils than .45acp recoil springs"

No, they do not.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 07-11-2020, 06:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 928
Posted By pistolwrench
mega, YUP!!!

mega,
YUP!!!
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 07-10-2020, 01:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 928
Posted By pistolwrench
Be careful how you support the lower lug! ...

Be careful how you support the lower lug!
Improperly supported all the force will be on one of the lug legs.
It could bend in or even break off.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 07-04-2020, 02:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 631
Posted By pistolwrench
I've seen that to a lesser degree on cast frames...

I've seen that to a lesser degree on cast frames from a very popular manufacturer.
One of several reasons I no longer use them.

Being aluminum, no way to really fix it.
Sorry.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 07-01-2020, 08:04 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,818
Posted By pistolwrench
Kind of like doing your own front end alignment. ...

Kind of like doing your own front end alignment.
Sure, it can be done with a piece of chalk and a tape measure.
I've done it.
But there is a lot more to it than meets the eye.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 06-30-2020, 02:20 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,818
Posted By pistolwrench
Steve Morrison of MARS Armament knows his stuff. ...

Steve Morrison of MARS Armament knows his stuff.
I'd wager you would receive full value for the price.

Plenty of 'hacks' that would install your barrel for $100.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 06-28-2020, 12:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,287
Posted By pistolwrench
Ignore it and move on. Or remove it. No...

Ignore it and move on.
Or remove it.
No consequence.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 06-27-2020, 01:22 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,263
Posted By pistolwrench
mojo, You've shown us better than average...

mojo,
You've shown us better than average photography skills.
I'm pretty certain many here would like to see pics of the gun overall.
And certainly pics of the frame feed ramp/barrel mouth.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 06-22-2020, 06:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 841
Posted By pistolwrench
Steve, Great info. This post should be a...

Steve,
Great info.
This post should be a sticky.
Who textured your mainspring housing?
Forum: Revolvers 06-21-2020, 02:37 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,640
Posted By pistolwrench
I got this one a few weeks ago. ...

I got this one a few weeks ago.

https://i.imgur.com/IhChhYg.jpg
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