Confirm Action

Are you sure you wish to do this?

Confirm Cancel
Member Login
Site Notices
1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 2/25/2006 1:52:32 AM EST
A work mate of mine brought in his Colt .45 deactivated pistol. The hammer does not stay cocked, It just moves freely. Any ideas what will cause this, I know there are some pretty clued up smiths on this forum.
Cheers chaps!
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 3:31:47 AM EST
1911 or a Peacemaker?

Link Posted: 2/25/2006 3:39:20 AM EST
Does it move freely under spring presure? or does itjust not lock back?

Link Posted: 2/25/2006 3:50:03 AM EST
It just does not lock back.
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 4:38:19 AM EST
SOunds like the Sear is Knackered, Its a strip down and investigate job,

Im sure there will be a strip down guide somewhere on the net,

Link Posted: 2/25/2006 9:20:44 AM EST
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 9:21:15 AM EST
[Last Edit: 2/25/2006 9:21:33 AM EST by vito113]
Link Posted: 2/26/2006 1:03:23 AM EST
Ok, Cheers for help!
Top Top