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Old 09-26-2012, 08:51   #26
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I recently purchased a new MC Operator, and I love it. However, I also had two annoyances.

I also had trouble reinstalling my slide stop, as the plunger must be depressed before three slide stop will seat.

One other thing I noticed was when operating the thumb safety, from weak side, it will hang up about 3/4 of the way and give false feedback indicating I have disengaged the safety. It requires either a much stronger depression than is required by the strong side, or it will bind. I was hoping it would smooth out, but has not over the last few weeks.

Otherwise, it has been great.

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Old 09-26-2012, 14:03   #27
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I recently purchased a new MC Operator, and I love it. However, I also had two annoyances.

I also had trouble reinstalling my slide stop, as the plunger must be depressed before three slide stop will seat.

One other thing I noticed was when operating the thumb safety, from weak side, it will hang up about 3/4 of the way and give false feedback indicating I have disengaged the safety. It requires either a much stronger depression than is required by the strong side, or it will bind. I was hoping it would smooth out, but has not over the last few weeks.

Otherwise, it has been great.

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I know exactly what you're talking about with the false feedback. I noticed when disengaging the safety, if it is not done quickly, I get a little bit of a gritty feeling, I noticed my left thumb, when in the thumbs forwards position on the gun, sits higher than I would like on this gun, which sometimes interferes with disengaging the safety properly. I know the issue is because I've never had a gun with a larger thumb safety like this 1911, I'll be able to fix this issue with a little bit of muscle memory training.

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Old 09-28-2012, 17:20   #28
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I've got the same slide lock reinstall issue on my Range Officer - I think it's a 1911 thing
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Old 09-29-2012, 17:01   #29
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Took her to the range today, all I can say is wow! I shoot it more accurately than my G19 which I have tons of practice with. My friend I went shooting with, along with myself, agree that it feels less snappy compared to our polymer frame 9mm pistols. I honestly was not expecting the gun to have such little recoil. I love the groups I was producing. I'm really glad I got this gun, its for sure my favorite!
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Old 09-29-2012, 17:38   #30
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Took her to the range today, all I can say is wow! I shoot it more accurately than my G19 which I have tons of practice with. My friend I went shooting with, along with myself, agree that it feels less snappy compared to our polymer frame 9mm pistols. I honestly was not expecting the gun to have such little recoil. I love the groups I was producing. I'm really glad I got this gun, its for sure my favorite!
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Old 09-29-2012, 17:51   #31
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Welcome to the world of 1911s!

The first time I shot one I was like "Whoa, I'm a pretty decent shot!"

No kidding, yea, I can see myself getting into an "accuracy" phase now, haha
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Old 09-30-2012, 05:31   #32
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The 230 grain Golden Sabers shoot great out of the Mc Operator.

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Old 09-30-2012, 06:27   #33
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Excellent choice for entering the realm of 1911.
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Old 09-30-2012, 09:31   #34
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Beautiful! Much jealousy over here!

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