Originally Posted by jhowell5900
My Father in law just bought a Ruger SR1911...Very nice gun... Only complaint or concern so far (and it only has about 60-70 rounds through it) with almost every Mag that have been fed into it there has been a round that would not feed properly...the round would get into the chamber but it would not allow the slide to go forward all the way...it is very close to being all the way forward... Not sure why its doing this...Maybe there is some break in time with either the gun itself or the mags...After clearing the round ( and I think it has been the first or second round every time) the rest of the mag has been no problem...
This is my first experience with a 1911...Anyone seen or heard of anything like this? Thanks for the help...
Magazine complaints are the #1 issue with most, if not all, 1911s. Second on the list is ammo type...is he using FMJ ball ammo? Try removing the slide and clean any factory crud they may be present on the slide or the frame then give it a light lube. It will improve with use.
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