extra trigger, hammer & trigger guard??
You are Unregistered, please register to use all of the features of FirearmsTalk.com!    
Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > Handguns > Revolver Handguns > extra trigger, hammer & trigger guard??

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-02-2015, 02:43 PM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: bugtussle,kentucky
Posts: 307
Liked 28 Times on 15 Posts
Likes Given: 4

Default extra trigger, hammer & trigger guard??

about a year ago i got a great deal on a blued ruger service six, i still have it and carry it daily as my ccw. i bought when funds allowed extra parts, i now have every extra part for the gun except the trigger and hammer. do these ever fail under normal use? reason i'm asking a friend of mine is parting out his gun and he will let me have them both for $30 which includes the trigger guard with pawl and transfer bar. will the trigger guard just fit on mine without gunsmithing? his blued guard is almost 100% good bluing and mine is about 50%. thanks for any help
old fart is offline  
 
Reply With Quote

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today - It's Free!

Are you a firearms enthusiast? Then we hope you will join the community. You will gain access to post, create threads, private message, upload images, join groups and more.

Firearms Talk is owned and operated by fellow firearms enthusiasts. We strive to offer a non-commercial community to learn and share information.

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today! - Click Here


Old 02-02-2015, 02:52 PM   #2
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
clr8ter's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: South Central NH
Posts: 4,015
Liked 1333 Times on 893 Posts
Likes Given: 857

Default

Funny thing is that an item is ALWAYS cheaper as a whole than if bought in parts. If you have a need for every single replacement part for something, you're better off buying another of that item.
__________________
I don't see what the problem is. Everybody is being nice, and getting along, and I, for one, am learning stuff. So, if you don't like the discussion, don't look at the thread. Or, simply cut to the chase, and close it.
_________________
Is there an age limit for a thread, after which we kill it?
clr8ter is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-02-2015, 02:56 PM   #3
Moderator
FTF_MODERATOR.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
JonM's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Rochester WI,Rochester WI
Posts: 19,169
Liked 6723 Times on 3579 Posts
Likes Given: 504

Default

They can wear out if you run maybe a couple hundred thousand rounds. Its not something i would be concerned on a ruger. Ruger will fix it if it breaks for free and if its not fixable they tend to give you a new gun.

I dont keep spare parts on my ruger new vaqueros and i use them for cowboy shooting so they see a lot of rounds and get used hard. I also run a uberti 1873 i keep spares for and a cz hammer coach i have a spare gun for. Im not concerned about my ruger revolvers breaking.

Most revolver parts require hand fiting. I wouldnt use parts from one revolver in another. Only fit new parts in revolvers never used ones. The tolerances from fitting are likely to be different and can cause a very unsafe condition which can lead to a negligent discharge lodging a projectile in an unintended person animal or object.

Its just not worth the risk of using parts from one gun in another when it comes to fire control mechanisms.
__________________
"Gun control: The theory that a woman found dead in an alley, raped and strangled with her panty hose, is somehow morally superior to a woman explaining to police how her attacker got that fatal bullet wound." L. Neil Smith

The problem with being stupid is you cannot simply decide to stop doing dumb things...

"I crapped my pants to avoid the draft!!" -Ted Nugent

Last edited by JonM; 02-02-2015 at 03:00 PM.
JonM is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
Undercut The Trigger Guard? BRL Glock Forum 4 08-07-2014 02:33 AM
Trigger guard replacement help? jon1992d Gunsmithing Forum 8 02-02-2014 12:48 PM
refinishing trigger guard Mossyoakman3006 Engraving & Refinishing 17 07-16-2011 12:49 AM
CZ Trigger Guard Jesse17 Semi-Auto Handguns 3 05-14-2011 12:41 AM
Savage 110 trigger guard ArmageddonArms Gunsmithing Forum 2 05-11-2011 10:34 PM



Newest Threads