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Forum: Caspian Arms 04-27-2020, 11:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 751
Posted By supercomp
Interesting looking Caspian

Interesting looking Caspian
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 04-27-2020, 11:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,138
Posted By supercomp
8 or 10 round cmc mag I’ve seen 10rounders get...

8 or 10 round cmc mag
I’ve seen 10rounders get over-inserted and damage the feed lips
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 03-20-2020, 10:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 285
Posted By supercomp
Original caspian mag are hard to find Mbx...

Original caspian mag are hard to find
Mbx extreme makes mags for the caspian, and tangfoglio large frame mag can be modified to work
Your best bet is to check gunbroker, and there was a guy on...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 02-27-2020, 10:49 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,996
Posted By supercomp
38super been around since the 1920’s and was...

38super been around since the 1920’s and was originally a hot Rodded version of the old 38acp and was pretty much forgotten until the late 80’s when it was discovered that it could be loaded to IPSC...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 02-12-2020, 12:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 756
Posted By supercomp
Check the firing pin if it’s bent If it got...

Check the firing pin if it’s bent
If it got stuck forward and you loaded the gun, the round feeding from the mag will hit the pin and bend it slightly, not enough to be obvious but enough to bind in...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 02-09-2020, 12:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 391
Posted By supercomp
A couple of things The comp takes away most of...

A couple of things
The comp takes away most of the recoil energy needed to run the gun, the 8 lbs recoil spring sounds about right for gun loaded to major vel.for factory Ammo I’d try a 7 lbs...
Forum: Para USA 01-21-2020, 06:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,683
Posted By supercomp
Does it have the PTX extractor, if yes that’s...

Does it have the PTX extractor, if yes that’s maybe part of the they don’t have parts for it problem
EGW sells a extractor that replaces the PTX, I would buy that and learn how to fit a extractor or...
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 01-15-2020, 03:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,045
Posted By supercomp
Single stack, maybe depending on the gun and mag ...

Single stack, maybe depending on the gun and mag
The only way to know is to try them
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 01-15-2020, 03:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,648
Posted By supercomp
I’ve used skate board tape before, but...

I’ve used skate board tape before, but consistently between brands was a issue
I now using 3m stair tape which is similar to skate board tape but with a better adhesive
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 01-01-2020, 09:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 728
Posted By supercomp
It depends, the older ones were solid, just be...

It depends, the older ones were solid, just be sure to have spare springs and cap

The last few newer ones I did were junk, I now use EGW HD extractors
Forum: Competitive Shooting 12-03-2019, 04:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,744
Posted By supercomp
I’ve run guns in the past with ti everything...

I’ve run guns in the past with ti everything hammer, strut, ms cap, sear spring and firing pin with a 15lbs Main spring and a colt firing pin spring and it lit off every primer I tried. The colt...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 11-14-2019, 12:57 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,698
Posted By supercomp
You could also cut your slide for a racker ...

You could also cut your slide for a racker
http://www.1911store.com/slide-racker-bcg-zigracker.aspx
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 11-13-2019, 12:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 909
Posted By supercomp
I’ve never taken one out of a smith 1911, but I...

I’ve never taken one out of a smith 1911, but I got a ton of time on 3rd gen smiths and S&W is one of the few companies I would trust the external extractor design
To remove the pin there are 2...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 07-28-2019, 12:00 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,459
Posted By supercomp
Supercomp will feed amazingly better than super,...

Supercomp will feed amazingly better than super, but it might not extract due to the smaller rim
I’ve seen guns run both without problem, and some that won’t
Rimless super (supercomp, 38TJ, 38...
Forum: Caspian Arms 07-19-2019, 09:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,599
Posted By supercomp
That’s one sharp looking blaster�� What brand...

That’s one sharp looking blaster��
What brand grips are those, I own 5 caspian wide bodies and I’m always on the look out parts
Forum: Caspian Arms 07-02-2019, 06:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,042
Posted By supercomp
I never tired, but I’ve been tempted If you...

I never tired, but I’ve been tempted
If you look at the caspian safety it’s height is shorter than everything else, because it stops on the ledge on the frame which stops it from being over...
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 05-09-2019, 02:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 988
Posted By supercomp
I usually recommend factory mags for most...

I usually recommend factory mags for most pistols, unfortunately the 1911 is not one of them, i usually toss GI pattern mags in a drawer and use quality aftermarket
I’ve had good luck with cmc and...
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 04-02-2019, 11:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 514
Posted By supercomp
KKM I’ve used barrels from scheumann, sti,...

KKM
I’ve used barrels from scheumann, sti, nowlin, Wilson and KKM
of those, I liked the KKM The best
Forum: Springfield Armory 03-18-2019, 04:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,822
Posted By supercomp
Mainspring cap

Mainspring cap
Forum: ARs ONLY 03-15-2019, 12:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,611
Posted By supercomp
I’m running a taccom 3 stage and like it It...

I’m running a taccom 3 stage and like it
It tamed the recoil impulse a bunch over a pistol buffer and spring
Forum: General Gun Discussion 01-30-2019, 08:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,098
Posted By supercomp
The Point man is forged The double stack...

The
Point man is forged
The double stack frames are cast
https://danwessonfirearms.com/product/elite-series-havoc/
Caspian did make barstock Single stack frames for a few years but stopped and...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 01-29-2019, 04:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,098
Posted By supercomp
That looks like the safari arms frame that was...

That looks like the safari arms frame that was around in the 80’s, it wouldn’t surprise me if caspian supplied them with the frame
Forum: General Gun Discussion 01-16-2019, 11:59 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,760
Posted By supercomp
If you ever dropped a mag in the dirt, sand you...

If you ever dropped a mag in the dirt, sand you would be surprised how much crap gets in, also the amount of carbon build up in the mags and follower can be surprising if you never took it apart to...
Forum: General Gun Discussion 11-21-2018, 08:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,156
Posted By supercomp
Leave it alone I carried a 3913 and a 5906 for...

Leave it alone
I carried a 3913 and a 5906 for over 20 years, both bone stock, they both ran like a sewing machines, I can count on 1 hand the number of times they jammed and I’d have fingers left...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 08-27-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,320
Posted By supercomp
I fit as normal The gun is on the hairy edge of...

I fit as normal
The gun is on the hairy edge of reliability, don’t try to complicate it
As a far as comps go, a heavy comp will cause the guns recoil to feel soft at the expense of slide speed, a...
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