Polish Iron V05 grips, road testing

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Re: Polish Iron V05 grips, road testing

Post by Ketchman » March 19th, 2018, 3:30 pm

Buy an extractor and associated spring /pin, firing pin, replace the hammer spring and recoil spring and maybe a trigger pin and return springs would be my reccomendation, but not because I have had any of those parts break, but from my memory those come to mind as what others here seem to have break, and not often. And welcome to the fold and yes, the Brotherhood here is pretty awesome, I am proud to be part of it.
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Re: Polish Iron V05 grips, road testing

Post by Weasel640 » March 19th, 2018, 9:33 pm

AND if you see a P-64 Safety come up for any price that you are will to pay, buy it up immediately. The Safety is a part that is in scarce supply and high demand, it can not be substituted out. I think the normal going rate when I see them is $35 +/-.
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Re: Polish Iron V05 grips, road testing

Post by Curly1 » March 20th, 2018, 12:21 pm

+1 a spare safety is like the one ring if you can find one.

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Re: Polish Iron V05 grips, road testing

Post by FOF11 » March 21st, 2018, 3:29 pm

If anyone is looking for a parts gun, Century Arms has training P64s (window cut into the barrel I believe) on their site starting at $129. Not safe for firing.

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Re: Polish Iron V05 grips, road testing

Post by Cyndicalist » March 21st, 2018, 10:57 pm

FOF11 wrote:
March 21st, 2018, 3:29 pm
If anyone is looking for a parts gun, Century Arms has training P64s (window cut into the barrel I believe) on their site starting at $129. Not safe for firing.
I certainly am. Thanks for the heads up. However, I cannot order direct from them - tells me to find a dealer.
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Re: Polish Iron V05 grips, road testing

Post by FOF11 » March 22nd, 2018, 8:06 pm

Cyndicalist wrote:
March 21st, 2018, 10:57 pm
FOF11 wrote:
March 21st, 2018, 3:29 pm
If anyone is looking for a parts gun, Century Arms has training P64s (window cut into the barrel I believe) on their site starting at $129. Not safe for firing.
I certainly am. Thanks for the heads up. However, I cannot order direct from them - tells me to find a dealer.
If you have an FFL03 you can buy direct. Otherwise maybe you can contact them to help facilitate a purchase through someone else? Not sure exactly but best of luck regardless.

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Re: Polish Iron V05 grips, road testing

Post by Cyndicalist » March 27th, 2018, 2:34 pm

FOF11 wrote:
March 22nd, 2018, 8:06 pm
Cyndicalist wrote:
March 21st, 2018, 10:57 pm
FOF11 wrote:
March 21st, 2018, 3:29 pm
If anyone is looking for a parts gun, Century Arms has training P64s (window cut into the barrel I believe) on their site starting at $129. Not safe for firing.
I certainly am. Thanks for the heads up. However, I cannot order direct from them - tells me to find a dealer.
If you have an FFL03 you can buy direct. Otherwise maybe you can contact them to help facilitate a purchase through someone else? Not sure exactly but best of luck regardless.

Thanks so much. I am waiting on my 03, sadly! Hopefully in a few months. But I AM in California, so the rules might be more restrictive on handguns, even decommissioned ones.
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Re: Polish Iron V05 grips, road testing

Post by Cyndicalist » March 30th, 2018, 9:39 pm

FOF11 wrote:
March 21st, 2018, 3:29 pm
If anyone is looking for a parts gun, Century Arms has training P64s (window cut into the barrel I believe) on their site starting at $129. Not safe for firing.
I am also open to throwing in for someone who can easily buy one, and then buying a few parts, I'm sure we could figure out the split in a fair way to split it up among one or two people before buying. Just a thought.
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Re: Polish Iron V05 grips, road testing

Post by jb1911 » April 5th, 2018, 10:54 pm

Netspec wrote:
August 21st, 2017, 10:11 am
Ketchman,

Is there a brand of CC belt you'd recommend?
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Re: Polish Iron V05 grips, road testing

Post by Curly1 » April 6th, 2018, 8:32 am

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Re: Polish Iron V05 grips, road testing

Post by Ketchman » April 6th, 2018, 11:15 am

Nice prices too. Cool.
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