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DodgerBlue 03-31-2012 05:06 PM

Trigger job on my SIG 1911
 
I am looking to put the same trigger on the SIG Scorpion ( flat trigger ) on my SIG Nitron commander.

I consider a novice a master when it comes to working on a gun. So my question is, can i do it? Or off to the gunsmith

mountainman13 03-31-2012 05:13 PM

If its exactly the same aside from the trigger profile itself. It should basically just drop in.

kytowboater 03-31-2012 05:16 PM

I'm not sure if the Sig internals are the same? If they are it is not to hard. The hardest part is the sear and disconnector. You may have to fit the trigger, be careful when you file it. Lot easier to take off metal than put it back on. There are some okay videos on YouTube.

DodgerBlue 03-31-2012 05:23 PM

thanks mountainman! I have decided on the 10-8 flat http://a248.e.akamai.net/origin-cdn....%20Flat-2T.jpg

or the STI titanium http://1911store.com/ProductImages/31-060l.jpg

Im gonna have it done! Im not gonna risk it

danf_fl 03-31-2012 05:31 PM

Drop-in still may need to be fitted.

First, make sure the trigger bow is the same length as the one coming out (that takes care of sear/disconnector).
Second, most aftermarket triggers require some filing on the trigger pad. This is the time and patience issue. Use the file and for every swipe on the top, swipe one on the bottom.
Trial fitting as you go is the rule.

It should "drop" when the frame is pointed nose down.

Check that the trigger bow does not interfere with a magazine. That will increase the trigger pull.


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