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Posted in thread: Single Actions on 11-22-2012 at 01:12 AM
Posted in thread: Allright you Colt Gurus on 11-22-2012 at 12:56 AM
EDC for about 40 years or so.
Posted in thread: Uberti on 11-16-2012 at 08:03 PM
That is a new one for me. Kinda before my cowboy time, but hey, it took 71 years to learn this.
So we have the various hammer blocks and we have transfer bars. The transfer bar seems to be
Posted in thread: Uberti on 11-16-2012 at 03:38 PM
Not being super familiar with Uberti firearms for a while, I need to get something straightened
out.If a single action has a base pin hammer block (as did my Great Westerns), you engaged this
Posted in thread: Uberti on 11-16-2012 at 01:50 AM
I started shooting SASS in 2000 and the Italian imports had problems. The pawls, the bolt stop,
the trigger stirrups were not tempered enough or the metal was incorrect. They were always
Posted in thread: Uberti on 11-13-2012 at 04:41 PM
I agree if you are referring to the cylinder/base pin hammer block.Interesting note. My Dan
Wesson uses a transfer bar. I am not aware of any other double action revolver that uses the
transfer bar. '...
Posted in thread: Uberti on 11-10-2012 at 11:12 PM
Just to sort things out, there is a difference between a hammer block and a transfer bar. The
ruger single actions have a transfer bar. When the trigger is pulled it raises a bar between
the hammer an...
Posted in thread: Single Action on 02-18-2012 at 02:45 PM
AIKI, actually the Hombre will handle factory rounds great. The Colt SAA, while strong, is not
meant to be poaded +P+. Nor the clones. The Hombre should be able to put 5 rounds in three
inches at 25 y...
Posted in thread: SA Uberti safety, WHAT??? on 02-18-2012 at 03:13 AM
The cylinder pin (base pin) goes through the front of the frame, through the cylinder, and into
the recoil shield at the back of the frame. The base pin has two grooves in it. Depress the
sliding pin ...
Posted in thread: Single Action on 02-18-2012 at 03:08 AM
The Hombre has the same guts as the others. The finish, brass frame, grips are all
utilitarian=inexpensive. The 45 Colt is a good round for self defense. Just teach yourself to
shoot and cock with one...