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Forum: Colt 04-05-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 545
Posted By bdavis385
I bought a Colt Commander built by Richard...

I bought a Colt Commander built by Richard Heinie. The work was conde circa 1976, it was satin nickel and look very freckly after the years. I sent it back to him to go over and we a greed to send...
Forum: Smith & Wesson 04-03-2020, 10:14 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,476
Posted By bdavis385
Flair has almost nothing to do with the problem. ...

Flair has almost nothing to do with the problem. It is generally one of inadequate resizing of the brass -- a manufacture problem. Contact them, they should replace your ammo with something done...
Forum: Rock Island Armory 04-02-2020, 05:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 182
Posted By bdavis385
I've seen some (not just SA) that used...

I've seen some (not just SA) that used glue/Loctite. May want a bit of heat to soften it up if t he vice doesn't seem to be working easily.
Forum: Other 1911's 04-02-2020, 05:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 109
Posted By bdavis385
Part of a safety system that has been removed.

Part of a safety system that has been removed.
Forum: Springfield Armory 04-01-2020, 02:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,106
Posted By bdavis385
Shoot it and clean, shoot some more.

Shoot it and clean, shoot some more.
Forum: Wilson Combat 03-21-2020, 06:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,201
Posted By bdavis385
Everyone seems to want a trigger with no play and...

Everyone seems to want a trigger with no play and then when they get one bitch about scratches. You can't have it both ways.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 03-19-2020, 10:46 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,332
Posted By bdavis385
Gregg, when you tackle a job like this do you...

Gregg, when you tackle a job like this do you limit yourself to an "old way" of squaring the trigger guard. It is always one of my favorite feature, but like the flow of this model better then the...
Forum: Springfield Armory 03-15-2020, 06:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,293
Posted By bdavis385
I'm going with the extractor needs a little work.

I'm going with the extractor needs a little work.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 01-06-2020, 09:08 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,922
Posted By bdavis385
I have no problem with rails. Take the SA...

I have no problem with rails. Take the SA Operator with full rails, a very unique looking gun, the TRP also looks just fine without rails.
Forum: Colt 12-06-2019, 08:56 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 8,647
Posted By bdavis385
This is spot on.

This is spot on.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 12-03-2019, 09:22 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,015
Posted By bdavis385
Classy.

Classy.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 11-14-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 401
Posted By bdavis385
That is really a question that can't be answered...

That is really a question that can't be answered well. The quality to a large degree is based upon you skill and equipment as a builder. The limitations of the 80% build means that no reputable...
Forum: Site Questions & Suggestions 11-14-2019, 09:04 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,122
Posted By bdavis385
Happened to me as well today.

Happened to me as well today.
Forum: Competitive Shooting 11-08-2019, 02:15 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 11,048
Posted By bdavis385
It's a game. It suffers the fate of all games. ...

It's a game. It suffers the fate of all games. Until the target shoot back rather than give you points, it will remain a game. Enjoy the game.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 11-05-2019, 12:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 698
Posted By bdavis385
May not be fully cycling. Increase power factor...

May not be fully cycling. Increase power factor of load. How many holes did you put into the barrel? Could try a light mainspring or recoil spring but I don't think that really addresses the root...
Forum: Springfield Armory 10-31-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 3
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Views: 565
Posted By bdavis385
It requires money. A Bull barrel can be turned...

It requires money. A Bull barrel can be turned down and threaded to accept a compensator. The vast majority of USPSA open guns are bull barrel configuration or have a sleeve "welded" onto the...
Forum: Safes and Storage 10-29-2019, 02:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,005
Posted By bdavis385
Many safe's are not a 1,000 lbs.

Many safe's are not a 1,000 lbs.
Forum: Springfield Armory 10-15-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 652
Posted By bdavis385
Please post more information

Please post more information
Forum: Springfield Armory 10-15-2019, 11:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 652
Posted By bdavis385
I don't believe that SA ever made a Loaded in .40...

I don't believe that SA ever made a Loaded in .40 S&W. They did have a Trophy Match in .40 S&W but that would be hard to confuse with a Loaded. There were also some from Custom shop in that...
Forum: STI/SVI 10-01-2019, 11:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,067
Posted By bdavis385
From my perspective, the STI/SVI product got its...

From my perspective, the STI/SVI product got its foothold in competition shooting and demonstrated its usefulness in that arena. It was much later that they ventured out into more of a standard...
Forum: STI/SVI 10-01-2019, 09:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,067
Posted By bdavis385
I bought mine from Richard Heinie (custom built...

I bought mine from Richard Heinie (custom built and someone backed out of the deal) and trusted his word that they were a quality product. This was back in 95-96. Proved to be sage advice.
Forum: General Gun Discussion 08-30-2019, 05:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 609
Posted By bdavis385
Greg is a fantastic smith

Greg is a fantastic smith
Forum: Springfield Armory 08-27-2019, 11:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,316
Posted By bdavis385
This seems to be an issue for some, I have 31...

This seems to be an issue for some, I have 31 1911 about half have two piece guide rod and I have never had one work loose. Don't have a fix for you other than tighten it up when you notice it or go...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 08-21-2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 367
Posted By bdavis385
Only way to know is to try them out. As a rule I...

Only way to know is to try them out. As a rule I tend to follow my gun builders recommendations. They usually exist for a reason.
Forum: Nighthawk 08-21-2019, 09:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 743
Posted By bdavis385
I heard Robbie Leatham call it a clamshell grip. ...

I heard Robbie Leatham call it a clamshell grip. Where the heels of your hands are squeezed together. If you give it a try you will find by using the clamshell your trigger finger is very free to...
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