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Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 03-12-2020, 09:28 AM
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Views: 176
Posted By buyamerican
New Python 2020 Rear sight lock down screw size

Anyone know the rear sight windage lock down screw size on the new 2020 Colt Python? I know the allen wrench size is .050. Brownells and Midway do not have them.
Forum: Revolvers 03-11-2020, 03:41 PM
Replies: 237
Views: 20,071
Posted By buyamerican
New 4.25 inch Python

Barrel crown fit and finish is flawless. This gun is every bit as accurate as my old Pythons. The action is very smooth and needs no attention from a gunsmith. Single action is a little heavy but...
Forum: Revolvers 02-24-2020, 08:42 AM
Replies: 237
Views: 20,071
Posted By buyamerican
Strain screws on S&Ws can work loose. The newer...

Strain screws on S&Ws can work loose. The newer guns seem to be worse. I use 242 loctite and it works. Side plate screws on Colts and S&Ws can also work loose. Looks like Colt has already got it...
Forum: Kimber 02-15-2020, 09:04 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,553
Posted By buyamerican
Jim Watson is correct the Colt brand Derlin MSH...

Jim Watson is correct the Colt brand Derlin MSH is a lot better than the Kimber brand and they will fit the Kimber just fine.
Forum: Kimber 02-14-2020, 09:08 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,833
Posted By buyamerican
KCJeep hit the nail on the head. Good advise in...

KCJeep hit the nail on the head. Good advise in my humble opinion.
Forum: Revolvers 02-14-2020, 09:01 AM
Replies: 237
Views: 20,071
Posted By buyamerican
New Ruger Redhawk 45colt/45acp has a shrouded...

New Ruger Redhawk 45colt/45acp has a shrouded barrel much like the new S&W model 69 and 66. The Ruger LCR don't look bad as the Redhawk & S&W. It may be fine but I remember years ago a customer...
Forum: Revolvers 02-13-2020, 09:08 AM
Replies: 237
Views: 20,071
Posted By buyamerican
Once again "dsk" is spot on. The new 2 piece...

Once again "dsk" is spot on. The new 2 piece barrels that S&W and Ruger are using on some of there models look Cheap to me. The old DW had a nut on the end to secure the front of the barrel and they...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 02-09-2020, 05:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 555
Posted By buyamerican
Rosco Benson made a valid point. A lot of times...

Rosco Benson made a valid point. A lot of times if you have a trigger job done and the hammer hooks are shortened you will need a different plunger lever. Most of my number 1 levers were replaced...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 02-09-2020, 07:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 675
Posted By buyamerican
Thanks to every one. I tried a Variable 16.5...

Thanks to every one. I tried a Variable 16.5 Wolff and it does not look like anything on the gun is getting beat up. My shooting days of any kind are comiing to an end fast. Again thanks to all.
Forum: Revolvers 02-09-2020, 06:49 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,928
Posted By buyamerican
New 2020 Colt Python.

New 2020 Colt Python.
Forum: Revolvers 02-09-2020, 06:46 AM
Replies: 237
Views: 20,071
Posted By buyamerican
My money is on Colt. I have a King Cobra and it...

My money is on Colt. I have a King Cobra and it is a nice as any of the new production revolver and better than some. As noted a loss side plate screw can cause a problem which is not a major issue.
Forum: Revolvers 02-04-2020, 04:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 967
Posted By buyamerican
My wife has a three inch and loves it. Fit and...

My wife has a three inch and loves it. Fit and finish is very good.
Forum: Revolvers 02-02-2020, 07:17 AM
Replies: 237
Views: 20,071
Posted By buyamerican
I love my Colts but good luck with talking with a...

I love my Colts but good luck with talking with a real person at Colt. I tried for 3 days and only got a message saying due to high call volume call back in 30min. This is not good customer service....
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 02-01-2020, 07:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 675
Posted By buyamerican
Don't reload anymore, mostly factory 230gr ball....

Don't reload anymore, mostly factory 230gr ball. I don't want to damage my 1911's. But I am getting much weaker in my hands and arms and a variable rate spring makes pulling the slide back eaiser. I...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 01-31-2020, 10:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 675
Posted By buyamerican
Variable Rate Recoil Spring/Any Harm

Does it hurt anything using variable rate recoil springs in a 5 inch 1911 using mostly standard preasure ammo? Due to my health condition it helps pulling the slide back. I am thinking about 16lb or...
Forum: Revolvers 01-31-2020, 08:40 AM
Replies: 237
Views: 20,071
Posted By buyamerican
Spurbitten please keep us posted. Are you going...

Spurbitten please keep us posted. Are you going to send it in for repair? I have tried for 3 days to call Colt and a message comes on saying to call back in 30min. I was going to ask if they have...
Forum: Revolvers 01-28-2020, 09:25 AM
Replies: 237
Views: 20,071
Posted By buyamerican
There are a couple more you tube videos of folks...

There are a couple more you tube videos of folks having the same problems as Hickok45 and Golden Web. I still think it is a weak v spring issue or a minor fitting issue. I would like Hickok 45 to get...
Forum: Want to Sell/Trade (WTS/WTT) 01-23-2020, 08:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 403
Posted By buyamerican
Sold.

Sold.
Forum: Revolvers 01-20-2020, 08:37 AM
Replies: 237
Views: 20,071
Posted By buyamerican
On the Glock forum there is a picture of the new...

On the Glock forum there is a picture of the new Python with a clear side plate so you can see the action. You can see the sides on the bottom of the V spring that push the rebound lever forward have...
Forum: Revolvers 01-18-2020, 04:11 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,196
Posted By buyamerican
Headed to Colt Forum. I was looking on you tube...

Headed to Colt Forum. I was looking on you tube and a person called "GoldenWeb" has a video posted that looks like a person firing a new Python at the shot show and the cylinder stops turning. The...
Forum: Revolvers 01-18-2020, 03:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 895
Posted By buyamerican
You did the right thing. I carried a MKIII when I...

You did the right thing. I carried a MKIII when I was in law enforcement and I really liked them. I shot that gun a lot and never has a single problem. In fact I have owned several all 357. and they...
Forum: Revolvers 01-18-2020, 03:14 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,196
Posted By buyamerican
Good idea 4110mm. Yes I believe in prayer for...

Good idea 4110mm. Yes I believe in prayer for sure. I am thankfull for all the prayers I get. This ALS is some bad stuff. There is a bunch of fine folk's on this forum and I appreciate all of them. I...
Forum: Revolvers 01-18-2020, 01:11 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,196
Posted By buyamerican
DSK has made a valid point along with everone...

DSK has made a valid point along with everone else. I have ALS and my range time is coming to and end much faster than I would like. Left hand is done and now my right hand is wanting to catch up. As...
Forum: Revolvers 01-18-2020, 06:57 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,196
Posted By buyamerican
New Colt Python Cylinder Rotation Problem/Fix?

Hickok45 had the cylinder rotation problem on his new Python review but a fix was never covered. He was sending it back to Bud's gun shop. Anyone know what the fix is? I have seen others on forums...
Forum: Want to Sell/Trade (WTS/WTT) 01-16-2020, 03:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 551
Posted By buyamerican
Parts sold

Parts sold
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