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Trigger pull gauge

Discussion in 'Gunsmithing' started by Kentguy, Aug 8, 2012.


  1. Kentguy

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    Hi everyone,

    Just a quick question - Can anyone tell me what is a good quality trigger pull gauge and where I can find one?

    I am looking for one just for my handguns (I don't know if there is a different one for rifle or not).

    Anyway if one of you could steer me in the right direction I would be greatfull.

    Alan
     

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  2. TheExplorer

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    This one's good for a non-digital.

    [ame="http://www.amazon.com/Wheeler-309888-Trigger-Pull-Scale/dp/B004E4CZE2/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1344465063&sr=8-1&keywords=trigger+pull+gauge"]Wheeler Trigger Pull Scale: Amazon.com: Sports & Outdoors@@AMEPARAM@@http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/317y7QbLZTL.@@AMEPARAM@@317y7QbLZTL[/ame]
     

  3. Kentguy

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    Explorer,

    Thanks for the direction - Amazon is always a good place to start.

    Alan
     
  4. dakrat

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    I have a Wheeler gauge as posted. simple and works great. it is pretty consistent. not sure how accurate it is since I do not have anything to compare it to. if you are looking for a digital gauge, the Lyman digital gauge is good for the money.
     
  5. bigtimelarry

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  6. jlbeasley1976

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    pull a Brandon401401 like i did and make you one out of fish scales. believe it or not, they're really accurate.
     
  7. SDDL-UP

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    I have a Lyman digital scale that I've been quite happy with.
     
  8. drlade007

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    I use a the same scales i use on my fish ,, seems to work pretty good ...
     
  9. Keyhole

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    I always wondered if the fish scale would work. Nice!
     
  10. Travclem

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    I have the Wheeler and it works great.
     
  11. NYresq

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    RCBS makes a non digital thats looks almost the same as the one posted above. I have been using mine for a decade or more and its still pretty accurate when compared to the digital one my armory has which cost 5x as much...