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Old 04-14-2013, 04:42 PM   #1
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After research and firing I decided to puchase the FNX-9. Took it home and while cleaning it for the first time I noticed the feed ramp wasnt very smooth. I took it to the range and about 15-20 out of 100 rounds it failed to feed. I only brought 100 rounds of Remington UMC 115 grain. I am calling FNH monday. Anyone have similar issues? I dont want to shoot another 200 rounds to find its not a break-in issue. Thoughts?
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Old 04-14-2013, 05:28 PM   #2
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I recently bought a FNS-9. First few mags or so, it was sensitive to limp-wristing (every time my wife shot a mag, she's also a lefty, not sure if that mattered). After that no issues.
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I have the .40 version. Not a problem at all and I run almost anything I can get through it. Give em a call.
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Limp wristing. New gun (not broken in) and the crappiest ammo available.
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I've never once had an issue with Rem UMC in any gun of mine or my friends.

Limp wristing I guess could be possible, but I'd suggest it more a case of magazine spring needing breaking in.
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Sent gun back for repair. Got it back. It looks like they polished the ramp and paper work says they used $100 in parts. No discription of what part. Took it out yesterday and ran three mags threw it and had zero problems.
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Sent gun back for repair. Got it back. It looks like they polished the ramp and paper work says they used $100 in parts. No discription of what part. Took it out yesterday and ran three mags threw it and had zero problems.
What was the turnaround time?
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About 2 weeks. I didn't mail it I drove it to there repair center in Arnold, MO. I had them mail it back to me.
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About 2 weeks. I didn't mail it I drove it to there repair center in Arnold, MO. I had them mail it back to me.
I had to send my CZ in, about 6 weeks total. 2 weeks is pretty fast.
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