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9/22/2017 12:11:25 AM
Posted: 8/23/2005 6:01:45 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/23/2005 6:02:21 PM EDT by Buck_Naked]
After removing the the firing pins on my 1911's, I noticed the firing pin spring has a slight taper to it. One end fits snugly on the firing pin and stays on the firing pin from friction. The other end is a little larger, and slides on the firing pin easily and doesn't have a friction fit on the firing pin. Which is the correct way to reassemble the firing pin and spring?

Link Posted: 8/23/2005 6:19:49 PM EDT
Fits snug. [Snug end goes into FP first]
Link Posted: 8/23/2005 8:26:09 PM EDT
Thank you!

Link Posted: 9/4/2005 11:01:24 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/4/2005 11:01:36 AM EDT by Ghost-1]
I am so damn glad I remembered this post, I just did the same thing and could not remember which end went on first on my fireing pin.
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