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Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-27-2020, 05:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 524
Posted By Magnumite
I would be careful with this approach. And there...

I would be careful with this approach. And there is one seller out there selling a dangerous barrel as a name brand barrel. If you want to buy inexpensive Asian, buy a RIA or an Armscorp (I know,...
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 05-24-2020, 10:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 352
Posted By Magnumite
[I] I must have gotten the only blue mags...

[I]

I must have gotten the only blue mags they ever made, steel floor plate and all. Iíll take that on advisement.
Forum: Want to Buy (WTB) 05-24-2020, 06:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 99
Posted By Magnumite
wow...I have the stainless but not the blued.

wow...I have the stainless but not the blued.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-24-2020, 06:51 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 5,593
Posted By Magnumite
Now that is worth a lookie see

Now that is worth a lookie see
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-24-2020, 06:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 503
Posted By Magnumite
I have a gallon of mil clp on my supply shelf. ...

I have a gallon of mil clp on my supply shelf. From the smell...it IS gun oil. I prefer Breakfree, which was the mil clp, and it isnít quite as sharp in its fragrance.
Forum: Want to Sell/Trade (WTS/WTT) 05-23-2020, 08:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 261
Posted By Magnumite
temptin’

temptin’
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-23-2020, 08:18 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 5,593
Posted By Magnumite
^^^^. frequent being an operative term

^^^^. frequent being an operative term
Forum: Ruger 05-22-2020, 04:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 371
Posted By Magnumite
:rock: ^^^ there's a quotable quote ...

:rock: ^^^ there's a quotable quote :rock::rock:
Forum: Springfield Armory 05-22-2020, 01:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 639
Posted By Magnumite
The 1911 world definitely differentiates between...

The 1911 world definitely differentiates between a mim loaded pistol and one filled with machined barstock/forgings. I think the Pro illustrates how durable and good a custom pistol can be utilizing...
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 05-22-2020, 12:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 352
Posted By Magnumite
I use the Colt mags with the ball type feedlips...

I use the Colt mags with the ball type feedlips and don't have inertia feed unless the lips are spread, damaged or spring is weak.

But I understand your wants. Try a Mecgar blued magazine. I...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-22-2020, 11:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 312
Posted By Magnumite
Well, finished it up. Things I did: -...

Well, finished it up. Things I did:

- finish blended and defanged the grip safety and its tang;
- further blended the thumb safety shield arc;
- beveled the back of the 2 piece full length...
Forum: Parts and Accessories Bin 05-22-2020, 11:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 352
Posted By Magnumite
Colt or Metalform will do nicely

Colt or Metalform will do nicely
Forum: Ruger 05-22-2020, 11:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 371
Posted By Magnumite
Search function is your friend. You could do a...

Search function is your friend. You could do a doctorate's on this subject.

Good mim gets the job done. I like the mim parts in Ruger's pistols. I do not care for the flats they put on the pins...
Forum: Springfield Armory 05-22-2020, 11:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 639
Posted By Magnumite
Here is a pic of a mil spec type build. I...

Here is a pic of a mil spec type build. I started dabbling in this format several years ago. The only work left is to blend the rear of the slide and texture/finish the frame with rust blue. All...
Forum: Springfield Armory 05-22-2020, 03:23 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 639
Posted By Magnumite
The TRP gets you what you want for about same or...

The TRP gets you what you want for about same or less than your mods. But it will be loaded with mim where your customized Mil Spec would be tool steel components and probably better fit. I don’t...
Forum: Rock Island Armory 05-22-2020, 03:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 285
Posted By Magnumite
Yeah, the FBI recannonizing the 9mm as supreme...

Yeah, the FBI recannonizing the 9mm as supreme after their study killed the 40 for law enforcement. Too bad, its a good round but caught between two giants on the market - the 9 and the 45. Its...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-22-2020, 02:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 211
Posted By Magnumite
It could also be the firing pin bore is not sized...

It could also be the firing pin bore is not sized correctly, burred, or not centered with the firing pin hole.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-22-2020, 02:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 320
Posted By Magnumite
I tried a snake skin mainspring housing. I...

I tried a snake skin mainspring housing. I didn’t care for the traction. Checkering or stippling is more effective. YMMV.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-22-2020, 02:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 294
Posted By Magnumite
I learned over 26 years ago the flush fit 8...

I learned over 26 years ago the flush fit 8 rounders don’t always seat with a closed slide. I typically converted some of them to 7 rounders using springs and followers. My pet peeve with them is...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-21-2020, 03:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 503
Posted By Magnumite
Oh, these inuendos about dating our origin!

Oh, these inuendos about dating our origin!
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-21-2020, 11:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 474
Posted By Magnumite
Government length pistol. It is 100% with a 15...

Government length pistol. It is 100% with a 15 pound spring. I have learned more since then so I'll look at the extractor one of these days.

EDIT: Now that I think of it, it was a base over rim...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-21-2020, 08:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 474
Posted By Magnumite
^^^ I have one pistol from its birth will choke...

^^^ I have one pistol from its birth will choke (short strokes) eventually on a 16 pound or heavier recoil spring using 830 fps 230 grain ball ammo. Ammo brand matters not.
Give it a 15 pounder...
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-21-2020, 08:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 503
Posted By Magnumite
Shameless plug...Breakfree has always worked well...

Shameless plug...Breakfree has always worked well for me. That is why I have used it for over 37 years.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-20-2020, 08:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 312
Posted By Magnumite
Thank you. Sometimes just takes subtle changes...

Thank you. Sometimes just takes subtle changes here and there.
Forum: Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting 05-20-2020, 05:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 312
Posted By Magnumite
Thank you, Gregg.

Thank you, Gregg.
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