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$0.25 trigger job question

Discussion in 'Gunsmithing' started by Trigger, Jul 30, 2010.


  1. Trigger

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    I would like to do a little buffing on the trigger parts for my Glock and noticed that the small ledge above the trigger itself which I presume pushes up the safety plunger in the slide looks pretty rough. Not sure exactly what it's called but I per the $0.25 trigger job instructions it needs polishing.


    As a matter of fact, it looks like very jagged and possibly beyond just polishing. Can I hit it with some fine grit sandpaper to smooth out and then polish with a dremel and compound? Obviously I'll try the polish first but it really looks like some deep gouges from being cast or something.
     
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  2. justinsaneok

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    I did that to mine. Real fine sandpaper than polished it.YOU DON'T WANT TO TAKE ANY OFF. Just smooth it out a bit.
     

  3. Trigger

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    Great thanks!
     
  4. DLL9mm

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    Be careful when doing this if you are using sand paper. You should try doing it with just some polish before you use sandpaper.