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Old 10-21-2012, 14:37   #12
MP1983
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Originally Posted by cowboy1964 View Post
I don't think that's correct. I had a Sig 229 and there was no way a second DA pull was 18 lbs. I don't remember it being any heavier than the first DA pull.
this site w/ Wolff Springs has the "hammer spring" (mainspring) at 24 lbs for P 225, P226, P228, P229...

http://www.gunsprings.com/Semi-Auto%...D1/mID4/dID254

the mainspring is pretty much always stronger than the DA pull in a hammer-fire auto, and you are going against the mainspring if you manually cock the hammer back...at least that's what I always thought, maybe I'm wrong about this...

Last edited by MP1983; 10-21-2012 at 16:36.. Reason: "hammer spring" at 24 lbs
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