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FLIPPER 348
06-29-2012, 23:00
Besides the 6" barrel what else do I need that is not 1911A1 spec??

Jim Watson
06-30-2012, 08:10
Well, the long slide itself, of course.
Most longslides have long limber recoil springs, available from Wolff in generic sizes, clip to length.
I think it was the Hardballer that had a long solid plug so it could use a standard spring.

SauerChoi
06-30-2012, 22:25
Well, the long slide itself, of course.
Most longslides have long limber recoil springs, available from Wolff in generic sizes, clip to length.
I think it was the Hardballer that had a long solid plug so it could use a standard spring.

What length do you usually cut the spring down to?

Jim Watson
06-30-2012, 22:47
Haven't tried it myself, but the Wolff instructions are at
http://www.gunsprings.com/content/File/Colt%20Longslide%20Recoil%20Instructions.pdf