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Old 02-27-2011, 07:41 PM   #1
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Default Sig P229 Elite rail wear

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I've recently decided to purchase a used Sig p229 Elite and I have a question. On the forward left side of the left frame rail, there is visible wear. Shiny metal can be scene. I am worried about this as I am learning more about Sigs, and how frame wear is important to inspect when purchasing them used.

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Old 02-27-2011, 08:41 PM   #2
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Wear is normal on the rails anytime you have steel rubbing on aluminum. Keep the rails well lubed.

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