Springfield Armory New Pro Resolved

Discussion in 'General 1911 talk' started by Jrintx, Oct 28, 2020.

  1. Old Sea Dragon

    Old Sea Dragon Well-Known Member

    Feb 10, 2018
    That looks good to me:)
     
  2. itsmekevin

    itsmekevin Active Member

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    Jan 16, 2018
    You going to Riflegear?
     

  3. Jrintx

    Jrintx Active Member

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    Mar 26, 2019
    Aiming to, just down the street from me. Had a bit of work come through last night that’ll keep me busy all day.
     
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  4. Bender

    Bender Supporting Addict Supporting Addict

    Aug 15, 2011
    Could you please explain the “user error”?

    others can learn from this
     
  5. Jrintx

    Jrintx Active Member

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    Mar 26, 2019
    I didn’t think of forcing the slide forward. I didn’t think there wasn’t any more movement since I was letting the full force of the springs close the slide. Still after 20 attempts I have to force it forward. I should have rounds down range today or by the end of the week.
     
  6. DukeSoprano

    DukeSoprano Supporting Addict Supporting Addict

    Jan 17, 2013
    All I know is this thread makes me want to break in another Pro!!!


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  7. Genes 1911

    Genes 1911 Well-Known Member

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    Nov 10, 2019
    Gun oil when applied too heavy will slow and sometimes stop forward motion on a well fitted slide.SA Pro's are hard fit....you gotta a tight and right hand gun!
     
  8. SLAM37

    SLAM37 Well-Known Member

    Apr 17, 2016
    All is right with the world again.
     
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  9. pineoak

    pineoak Member

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    Oct 17, 2020
    +1

    After a few hundred rounds, it will likely settle into battery on its own. Gun still breaking in. Yes, for a $3k gun that's not what you should do, but Les Baer would tell you to shoot it a few hundred more rounds before sending it in.

    Congrats on a good looking gun. Nice grips btw. LOVE the simple clean look.
     
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