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by T.May
May 21st, 2012, 5:39 pm
Forum: Modifications, Fixes, and Repairs
Topic: New P64
Replies: 11
Views: 2910

Re: New P64

Altering the sear angle isn't going to do a thing for the double action pull. The 1911 is a single action gun, so it's resistance is at that interface (minus the travel in the slot, disco, etc). The P64 must go through the full length of pull to the fire in DA. dfunk, Let me elaborate a little on t...
by T.May
May 14th, 2012, 2:57 pm
Forum: Modifications, Fixes, and Repairs
Topic: New P64
Replies: 11
Views: 2910

Re: New P64

CCF, welcome. A lot of folks go with the Wolff 18 or 19 pound hammer spring. The hammer spring (mainspring) is the one that determines the large majority of the trigger pull. I personally use a 17 pound but some folks have complained of light strikes or the magazine falls out on the last shot. I've...
by T.May
May 13th, 2012, 3:17 pm
Forum: Reloading
Topic: Best source for 9x18 Bullets
Replies: 28
Views: 13024

Re: Best source for 9x18 Bullets

New guy to the forum and this caliber for reloading. I use FMJ or JHP for all my other calibers. Other than the increased price, does anybody have a problem with full jackets for the P-64?
by T.May
May 13th, 2012, 1:28 pm
Forum: General P-64 Discussion
Topic: WELCOME THREAD AND MEM, INFO
Replies: 671
Views: 141864

Re: WELCOME THREAD AND MEM, INFO

Thanks guys...already been looking around the forum and found the videos on disassembly and reassembly...WOW..does that accelerate the learning process. I'm blown away and I also just learned that Classic Arms in is NC...just like me...who knew!
by T.May
May 13th, 2012, 8:41 am
Forum: General P-64 Discussion
Topic: WELCOME THREAD AND MEM, INFO
Replies: 671
Views: 141864

Re: WELCOME THREAD AND MEM, INFO

Hi Guys. Well I did this all backwards. Purchased a 1976 P-64 yesterday at a LGS. I had no idea what it was except for the caliber. I came home and started investigating the gun on the internet to find out what I had bought and low and behold...I found this forum...what a treasure trove of info on t...