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Old 07-26-2011, 05:39   #13
whenmonkeysfly
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Originally Posted by Meathead9 View Post
Maybe try a little more crimp? I have crimped down as low as .416 with some of my loads, but more consistently to .418-.419. I have no experience with 1911's, so my advice is limited. Good luck man.

What spring weight are you using with the DW?

Have you shot factory rounds through it?


-MEAT
I'm using a 24lb recoil spring. Shot some (ten to fifteen) DT factory through it with one hiccup, a nose dive into the chamber hood, like my handoads. I think another trip to the range with a stock 20lb (21Carrier suggestion) recoil spring for another test. I'll take my camera a try and get some pictures of any feed issues....
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