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Posted in thread: Taurus tracker or GP 100? on 03-31-2012 at 07:35 AM
Having just recently chosen a GP100 over an S&W 686+, I'd say the Ruger is a good decision.
Just as a heads up, you might want to read thru the thread I started recently about my GP where
I had some i...
Posted in thread: GP100 frustration on 03-24-2012 at 07:21 PM
Time for an update. I had a chance to hit the range yesterday and am happy to report that the
gp100 performed smoothly. I intentionally put 150 rounds of .38 special thru it and another 50
of .357. Th...
Posted in thread: GP100 frustration on 03-19-2012 at 04:43 AM
Thanks Winds. I took it a bit further this weekend and tore down the gp100 again, then soaked
the crane & cylinder assembly in Hoppe's. Blew it dry & then lightly oiled. The cylinder now
spins very sm...
Posted in thread: GP100 frustration on 03-16-2012 at 07:28 AM
I *may* have figured out the problem. After a bunch of reading online, browsing various forums,
and google searching I started looking at how the pawl contacts and turns the cylinder. I think
it's a q...
Posted in thread: GP100 frustration on 03-16-2012 at 04:00 AM
Yeah, I was wondering about that too. If they did that, I believe it would need to go to an
FFL. Hopefully they'd cover all the fees.I think what bugs me the most is getting it back from
"repair" in t...
Posted in thread: GP100 frustration on 03-16-2012 at 12:14 AM
Took it to my local gun shop, mainly to confirm that I'm not crazy (debatable) but sure enough,
I think his words were "yep, f'd up".Never had reloads thru it, only factory new, brand name
Posted in thread: GP100 frustration on 03-15-2012 at 10:11 PM
Hi All,Need to get some feedback on a problem with a brand new gp100. Picked it up new at local
shop mid January. A couple visits to the range, probably went through 200 rounds so far,
combination of ...
Posted in thread: Howdy from another CA inmate on 02-04-2012 at 01:43 AM
Started reading this forum when I was trying to decide between a S&W 686 and a Ruger GP100. Got
lots of good info browsing the handgun sections & finally settled on the GP100 in 3". Got to
the range y...