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Guide rod

Discussion in 'Gunsmithing' started by krankie, Jun 9, 2013.

  1. krankie

    krankie

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    I have a model 21, gen 3. A big part of the time when I take the slide off,the guide is out of it's notch.It is usually in the upper notch.Is this normal or do I have a weak spring? I just changed over to a KKM barrel ,but it did this with the stock barrel also.
     
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  2. emtjr928

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  3. Mike2x

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    Yes, normal. I just checked my 21.