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Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting Today, 08:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 241
Posted By mickeyd
45acp

45acp
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 02-21-2020, 08:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 552
Posted By mickeyd
I have the Challis bushing tools and they are...

I have the Challis bushing tools and they are fantastic to use.
Enjoy your Dan Wesson Guardian. :)
Forum: Colt 02-21-2020, 06:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 406
Posted By mickeyd
Once again, check Gun Broker closed postings. One...

Once again, check Gun Broker closed postings. One there posted several times with no sale, started at $1100.
Several others asking 1700 to over 2000 with no bids.
Forum: Dan Wesson 02-21-2020, 04:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 580
Posted By mickeyd
Very nice, looks great.

Very nice, looks great.
Forum: Dan Wesson 02-20-2020, 06:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 849
Posted By mickeyd
Appreciate your response and explication Jeep. ...

Appreciate your response and explication Jeep.
The point I was trying to share is that the part (thumb safety) was grossly out of spec. I was sharing what I did to correct the part.
I will admit...
Forum: Dan Wesson 02-20-2020, 04:48 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,136
Posted By mickeyd
Wow, Iím speechless. I truely donít know what...

Wow, Iím speechless.
I truely donít know what to say because I donít know what my clearances are on my Valkyrie. I do know it looks, feels and shoots great, itís accurate and dependable.
Waiting...
Forum: Colt 02-20-2020, 08:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 493
Posted By mickeyd
Excellent choice.

Excellent choice.
Forum: Dan Wesson 02-19-2020, 08:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 849
Posted By mickeyd
I tried to share an issue that I had, the problem...

I tried to share an issue that I had, the problem I found and the remedy to correct it, in the event someone else experienced a similar issue.

Thanks to those that feel I need to learn how to...
Forum: Dan Wesson 02-18-2020, 09:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 849
Posted By mickeyd
The lower right. The image on the right shows a...

The lower right.
The image on the right shows a point on the lower right of this image and is the sear contact area. It is filed to properly just fit so the sear can not move when the TS is engaged....
Forum: Dan Wesson 02-18-2020, 09:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 849
Posted By mickeyd
Can you tell me how the Officer/Alloy frame has...

Can you tell me how the Officer/Alloy frame has anything to do with my thumb safety issue.
Forum: Dan Wesson 02-18-2020, 08:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 849
Posted By mickeyd
Well, I’ve been shooting 1911s for 40 years. I’ve...

Well, I’ve been shooting 1911s for 40 years. I’ve tried riding the safety and find it doesn’t work for me, as my palm does not activate the grip safety consistently.
So your assumption that I don’t...
Forum: Dan Wesson 02-18-2020, 08:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 849
Posted By mickeyd
rbert0005, The TS was forged out of spec. I...

rbert0005, The TS was forged out of spec. I corrected the issue.
Riding the safety was never the intention of the John Browning design, just as the hump on the grip safety was not original to his...
Forum: Rock Island Armory 02-17-2020, 02:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 348
Posted By mickeyd
I donít know where you heard that, perhaps some...

I donít know where you heard that, perhaps some LGS FUD.
It is wise to shoot enough rounds to know it is reliable to use as a self defense firearm.
I have a Tactical FS and has been reliable since...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 02-17-2020, 01:26 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,189
Posted By mickeyd
I hear ya. I prefer CheckMate mags with wadcutter...

I hear ya. I prefer CheckMate mags with wadcutter feed lips or WC mags with same lips for the loads I shoot.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 02-17-2020, 10:05 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,189
Posted By mickeyd
Great article and informative. ...

Great article and informative.

https://rangehot.com/1911-troubleshooting-feed-failures/
Forum: Nighthawk 02-17-2020, 09:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,723
Posted By mickeyd
Is the guy cross eye dominate? If you are going...

Is the guy cross eye dominate?
If you are going to review a gun, get the facts first.
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 02-17-2020, 09:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 257
Posted By mickeyd
Iíve been using Montana Xtreme products. Their...

Iíve been using Montana Xtreme products.
Their stiff nylon brushes and coated stainless rods with bearing handles are the best Iíve found.

http://www.montanaxtreme.com/products/
...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 02-17-2020, 08:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 317
Posted By mickeyd
I have one in blue I carries several years in the...

I have one in blue I carries several years in the Ď90s.
Just be certain it is reliable with the ammo you intend to use for SD. They can be picky.
I recommend only buying Genuine Colt mags or...
Forum: Ammo Can 02-16-2020, 05:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 295
Posted By mickeyd
I load MBW in my 45 Colt loading. Great quality...

I load MBW in my 45 Colt loading. Great quality bullet.
Forum: Blade Forum 02-16-2020, 09:50 AM
Replies: 389
Views: 317,390
Posted By mickeyd
Randalls, Behring Made, Rocco Handmade

Randalls, Behring Made, Rocco Handmade
Forum: Dan Wesson 02-15-2020, 09:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 659
Posted By mickeyd
Would you run your car/truck low on oil until you...

Would you run your car/truck low on oil until you notice a problem? I don’t understand your logic for running your gun dry.

As for the thumb safety, the Detent hole where the plunger rides needs a...
Forum: Colt 02-14-2020, 08:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 598
Posted By mickeyd
Congratulations!. I have the exact pistol. You...

Congratulations!. I have the exact pistol. You will really enjoy it. :rock:
Forum: Colt 02-01-2020, 03:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,052
Posted By mickeyd
Little redundant. ^^^

Little redundant. ^^^
Forum: Colt 02-01-2020, 08:00 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,674
Posted By mickeyd
Yep, there is a reason why Wiley Clapp (Colt WC...

Yep, there is a reason why Wiley Clapp (Colt WC models) and Clint Smith (Nighthawk Thunder Ranch model) have GI thumb safeties, because it works and itís out of the way.
Forum: Colt 01-31-2020, 09:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,674
Posted By mickeyd
Iíve never incidentally engaged the safety on a...

Iíve never incidentally engaged the safety on a 1911 and I donít ride the safety.
I have this safety on two nighthawk 1911s, no issues.
I also have many Colts with similar TS. Not a fan of...
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