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Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting Yesterday, 07:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 351
Posted By BBBBill
Compare the location of the retaining tab slot in...

Compare the location of the retaining tab slot in all of your mag catches and your frames.
Forum: Disaster Preparedness 05-22-2020, 02:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 417
Posted By BBBBill
:rock: Amen!

:rock: Amen!
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-21-2020, 11:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 259
Posted By BBBBill
I can understand why you think that. And I did...

I can understand why you think that. And I did not say that you were trying to put in more than the factory claims it will hold. I'm saying that the factory is just flat wrong at times and this is...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-21-2020, 07:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 259
Posted By BBBBill
The 1911 was designed for a flush fit 7 round...

The 1911 was designed for a flush fit 7 round magazine. Trying to stuff 8 rounds in a tube designed for 7 is a relatively recent development intended to keep the single stack 45 competitive with...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-20-2020, 01:34 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,276
Posted By BBBBill
It is peening of the disco rail either side of...

It is peening of the disco rail either side of the disco notch in line with the firing pin safety plunger hole. Not real bad yet, but it can get worse quickly without intervention.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-19-2020, 11:32 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,276
Posted By BBBBill
You stand a very good chance of getting the same...

You stand a very good chance of getting the same kind of issue on you next one, even if it's a Colt. It is a simple fix, even for a novice. At least contact the manufacturer and see if they will fix...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-19-2020, 06:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 329
Posted By BBBBill
Would you please cite a site that sell sights. I...

Would you please cite a site that sell sights. I might be in the marketů :biglaugh: Just kiddin'.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-19-2020, 06:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 346
Posted By BBBBill
Not likely.

Not likely.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-19-2020, 06:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 252
Posted By BBBBill
Simply because of their cost and my perception of...

Simply because of their cost and my perception of the OP's lack of fondness towards RIA. I perceive that he might just sell it soon for another gun.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-19-2020, 06:28 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,276
Posted By BBBBill
I gave pretty much the same advice as Joe over on...

I gave pretty much the same advice as Joe over on Facebook. Might help if someone posted a couple photos to show the idea graphically.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-19-2020, 06:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,136
Posted By BBBBill
Nope. And nope, nope, and nope. Deeper lug slots...

Nope. And nope, nope, and nope. Deeper lug slots mean a longer link will be needed IF the barrel is to be pushed up as far as the lug slots allow.

I think you need to take a step back and read as...
Forum: Revolvers 05-18-2020, 08:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 375
Posted By BBBBill
Depends on the age of the pistol. I forget what...

Depends on the age of the pistol. I forget what the cutoff date is.
the cylinder stop is not engaging the stop notches on the cylinder correctly. Could be a either/or a combination of a slightly...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-18-2020, 07:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 252
Posted By BBBBill
Brownell's sells an oversize bushing and tap kit...

Brownell's sells an oversize bushing and tap kit for that. https://www.brownells.com/handgun-parts/grip-parts/grip-bushings/1911-auto-oversized-stock-bushings-tap-prod621.aspx
Pretty pricey to...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-18-2020, 07:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 514
Posted By BBBBill
Firing pin stops are inexpensive. Just buy a good...

Firing pin stops are inexpensive. Just buy a good oversized one (9mm S70 specific) to allow precise fitting. Then modify until you get good function.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-18-2020, 06:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 346
Posted By BBBBill
Wen the lady at the factory picks one out of the...

Wen the lady at the factory picks one out of the box she has more in the box to choose from if the first, second, third, fourth, or fifth doesn't fit correctly, whatever fit correctly means at Colt...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-16-2020, 04:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 451
Posted By BBBBill
Not familiar with the Rock Island guns. Only...

Not familiar with the Rock Island guns. Only handled one once. Anyone got a photo of what you are describing? Or a more detailed description?
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-13-2020, 01:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 504
Posted By BBBBill
It does take a beating. Just imagine what an...

It does take a beating. Just imagine what an issue it would be if JMB had designed the gun with a pivoting pinned extractor and pinned firing pin retention. Then you would have the hammer smacking...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness 05-12-2020, 11:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,785
Posted By BBBBill
I had a heat stroke when going through OCS. I had...

I had a heat stroke when going through OCS. I had a sinus infection and went to the clinic to get an antibiotic before we went out on a field exercise. They did the usual thing. Said I had a cold and...
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 05-10-2020, 08:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 372
Posted By BBBBill
Really nice! Not sure why you need to keep...

Really nice! Not sure why you need to keep sanding them if you're going to checker. ??
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-10-2020, 01:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 456
Posted By BBBBill
Deep River Customs has max print dimension hammer...

Deep River Customs has max print dimension hammer and sear pins for a very reasonable price - https://deeprivercustoms.com/product/over-size-pins/?v=7516fd43adaa
Forum: Disaster Preparedness 05-09-2020, 11:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,785
Posted By BBBBill
Probably, hence my "Just for fun" lead in. I've...

Probably, hence my "Just for fun" lead in. I've BTDTGTTS with 33+ years in the Army. You can do a lot more than you think if you are well conditioned and use good common sense. Don't try to be...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-09-2020, 11:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,251
Posted By BBBBill
Civilian license, but all military instructors. I...

Civilian license, but all military instructors. I learned in the days when VORs, sectional charts, Mk 1 Mod 0 eyeball, and the local radio stations were all you had. Map reading 101 on steroids....
Forum: Disaster Preparedness 05-09-2020, 12:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,785
Posted By BBBBill
Just for fun -...

Just for fun - https://www.msn.com/en-us/weather/topstories/steambath-earth-unsurvivable-heat-and-humidity-extremes-have-emerged-earlier-than-expected-study-finds/ar-BB13NV8D?ocid
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-09-2020, 12:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,251
Posted By BBBBill
Down in the swamps. Laissez les bon temps rouler!

Down in the swamps. Laissez les bon temps rouler!
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-09-2020, 02:00 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,662
Posted By BBBBill
There's more to it than the chamber. Did he check...

There's more to it than the chamber. Did he check the freebore length? It differ significantly between 38S and 9x23 and is critical to being able to safely shoot 9x23. 38S is typically about .060"...
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