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Old 05-01-2013, 08:24 AM   #11
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The 9mm and the .38 Super are very close in the breech face area.
Have you considered doing the same thing for those?

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Mongo what weight recoil spring do you run in your Dan for the 40 cal?
When I called DW customer service on the phone to order the barrel, the parts man side you will need the 40 cal spring. He didn't specify the weight. He said I might need a 40 cal mag but I didn't. It was a drop in install.
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danf fl Yes i have checked into it and Midway sells the barrel for about 55 bucks pluss the mag and I will be set up to go. The recoil spring is the same
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Mongo I will contact Colt about a barrel and spring and see what they have to say.
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