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Old 09-20-2019, 06:24 PM
Hanyabull Hanyabull is offline
 
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Yes, that slide is not ideal for much shooting.

edit, moving the rear sight shouldn't hurt it but note that the slide has inferior metallurgy and no heat treatment, cracks can occur at any point from the next round on..
Well, that certainly is bad news.

I don't mind shooting it till it breaks, but I definitely don't want to shoot it if it's unsafe.

I'll give the CMP a call and see what they say. Thanks for the information!
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Old 09-20-2019, 06:30 PM
colemanw colemanw is online now
 
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Then shoot it till cracks appear, who knows, it might have 10k rounds left to it.
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