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Old 09-07-2017, 06:54 PM
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Originally Posted by JohnnyBravo1911 View Post
In a way, I have to laugh at myself. I didn't notice this until tonight, even though I've had my SR1911 (model 6700) since June 15th this year. But on Ruger's website, as well as the front of my owner's manual, they show this model having a flared ejection port. Mine does not. And also on Hickok45's SR1911 video, he has a flared one. While my gun has had its share of feeding issues, I've not had a single ejection issue in 850 rounds. Does anyone know why Ruger may have not flared this one?
Dropping the ejection port flare was a design change on the newest ones. mine is about 3 years old & still has it.
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