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  1. Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting
    UPDATE: I think I figured it out and I'm fairly certain this is a problem with the ammo. I duplicated this malfunction with my other two 1911s that have been flawless - a Colt that's been worked over by Wilson Combat, and a Springfield Operator that has been reliable in 2k rounds. Both had...
  2. Gunsmithing & Troubleshooting
    I recently purchased a new RIA 1911 (.45) One of the first things I like to do with a new firearm is practice with a laser cartridge. Normally, when I insert the cartridge into a new gun and give it a click, the little red flash is aligned almost perfectly with the sites. Much to my surprise...