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Grip safety & hammer follow Q's

Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by faawrenchbndr, Jan 25, 2011.

  1. faawrenchbndr

    faawrenchbndr DirtyThirty fan CLM

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    Have a few questions.
    I recently picked up a Springfield GI that has had some work.

    Function checked today,....it's got issues.

    A. Grip safety is in opperable, trigger pull drops the hammer without using the
    grip safety.

    B. Hammer follows the slide forward.


    Could these be related to a bad spring?
    What to look at? Where to start?
     
  2. Quack

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    Check the sear spring.
     

  3. faawrenchbndr

    faawrenchbndr DirtyThirty fan CLM

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    That's what I am thinking,.....will get one on order.
    I'll get pics up later ro tomorrow morning.










    This one is NOT getting Quackified! :tongueout: