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Old 04-26-2012, 19:34   #1
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I scored a 1991 P228 DAO from a friend at work (I carried one for 12 years). The trigger is way too heavy, but that can be remedied. I like the Bar/Dot sights. Now, for some Hogue extreme grips and a refinishing job.


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Old 04-26-2012, 19:54   #2
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I scored a 1991 P228 DAO from a friend at work (I carried one for 12 years). The trigger is way too heavy, but that can be remedied. I like the Bar/Dot sights. Now, for some Hogue extreme grips and a refinishing job.


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Congrats!

Now THAT is a classic Sig, not the railed two tone crap they sell today.
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Old 04-26-2012, 20:05   #3
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Awesome!

Very nice indeed
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Old 04-26-2012, 20:05   #4
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Congrats!

Now THAT is a classic Sig, not the railed two tone crap they sell today.
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Old 04-26-2012, 20:27   #5
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Thanks guys, yep, she's old school in a good way.


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Old 05-14-2012, 08:17   #6
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nice, enjoy, please post pics when refinish
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Old 05-14-2012, 20:06   #7
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nice, enjoy, please post pics when refinish
Will do. I've replaced the recoil spring and the mainspring. I put in a 19lbs. mainspring, and the trigger is much better.

Now, I'm waiting for the Hogue extreme grips.


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Old 06-13-2012, 06:40   #8
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Finally got around to snapping some pics. The DAK Hogue G-10 grips eliminate the decoker hump, and they feel thinner as well. The checkering is sharp. I may lightly sand it down.

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Congrats!

Now THAT is a classic Sig, not the railed two tone crap they sell today.
Agree as well.
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Old 07-05-2012, 01:12   #10
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Congrats Don, it looks great.
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Old 07-30-2012, 16:52   #11
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Good choice, I like the Hogue grips G-10 checkered.
Here is mine DAO P220, DAO makes a great carry gun, I still love my 1911, The P228 in DAO must be one sweet shooter.

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Old 07-31-2012, 18:16   #12
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It is very nice and very safe. Like a good revolver DA pull. I did put a lighter mainspring on and an updated trigger bar spring.

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Old 08-01-2012, 16:27   #13
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Congratulations on the new to you Sig!
I've got a 1998 pre-stainless, factory nickel two tone P220.
Added:
1) 5.10" dual ported Storm Lake barrel
2) XS 24/7 Express Big Dot Sights
3) BedAir Stainless guide rod
4) Hogue wrap around rubber finger grove grips
5) SRT kit
6) Professional trigger job

It's a DA/SA and the DA is a glassy 8.5 lbs.
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Old 08-01-2012, 23:49   #14
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Great pics, very nice p228.




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