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Old 05-03-2014, 09:53 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by John_Deer View Post
The ammo must not be any good. The pistol fire with two different brands of ammo. The owner has been hauling that ammo in the car or something improper.
I took the P-3AT and PPK/s out at the same time and the customer supplied ammo work in both of those. I suspect hard primers.


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Old 05-06-2014, 03:45 AM   #12
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Definitely seems like a weak spring. That or there is a lot of GPR buildup in the channel. Give it a good cleaning and then start eliminating weak spring problems!

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