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by sbj
December 13th, 2016, 3:21 pm
Forum: Modifications, Fixes, and Repairs
Topic: Restore the safety detent plunger
Replies: 6
Views: 2505

Re: Restore the safety detent plunger

That's a good point, tpelle. The plunger seemed reasonably hard when I shaped it back into a cone, but maybe it is not as hardened as it should be. I tried to do the re-shaping more slowly than I might have in hopes of not weakening the temper through heating. Definitely if I were going to do a lot ...
by sbj
November 14th, 2016, 10:52 pm
Forum: Modifications, Fixes, and Repairs
Topic: Restore the safety detent plunger
Replies: 6
Views: 2505

Re: Restore the safety detent plunger

Thanks guys... I shot 50 more rounds today with the P64 - no trouble at all with the safety.

I love it when a plan comes together...
by sbj
November 5th, 2016, 6:49 pm
Forum: Modifications, Fixes, and Repairs
Topic: Restore the safety detent plunger
Replies: 6
Views: 2505

Restore the safety detent plunger

Earlier today I found my new P64's safety lever dropping from the FIRE position down toward the SAFE position during firing. Sometimes it took a couple shots to move it far enough to block further firing, other times the recoil of the first round of the magazine would knock it down enough to stop th...