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    Erick, excellent thread. Thanks for the...

    Erick, excellent thread. Thanks for the continued input, data points and commentary. Much appreciated.

    Best, Jon
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    Another alternative is the SFS system, as the...

    Another alternative is the SFS system, as the hammer that's an integral part of it is even more minimized.

    Best, Jon
  3. That's a great idea, or you can go to the Pierce...

    That's a great idea, or you can go to the Pierce Grip rubber fingergroove frontstrap, which will do the same thing, but is retained by thin intgral attached rubber side panels which are secured by...
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    They look like they've found great home on your...

    They look like they've found great home on your pistol-glad I was able to help (and accurately tell my wife that occassionally I do divest myself of things I don't use...)

    It's guaranteed to shoot...
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    Another strong endorsement for Wes at Privateer. ...

    Another strong endorsement for Wes at Privateer. The experimental 3-slot strongside/crossdraw Highwayman OWB (mid height carry position) is a superb holster-and a work of art. ...
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    For this weekend's IDPA match, as Match Director...

    For this weekend's IDPA match, as Match Director I've designed a 6-7 stage match (depending on attendance) with a minumum round count of 62 rounds (and that's for the 7 stage version). To allow for...
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    Hmm, not sure about that one; I know that there...

    Hmm, not sure about that one; I know that there was a 92D, 92D Centurion, and a 92D Compact L Type M, so I'd assume that there was, but I can't recall actually physically seeing or reading about the...
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    I'll defer to those who actually have hands-on...

    I'll defer to those who actually have hands-on experience with the Turkish Tisas Hi Powers. From what I've read, as I recall, there can be some suspect metellurgy and small parts. I'm additionally...
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    While I'd like to see it happen, I'm pretty...

    While I'd like to see it happen, I'm pretty skeptical. While the High Power is a great gun, there are some limitations to it, although those are being steadily whittled away by aftermarket...
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    Magnificent Hi Power-great find. For...

    Magnificent Hi Power-great find.

    For magazines, go with Mec-Gar new production. They're at a decent price, from a reputable manufacturer (Mec-Gar is actually one of the OEM producers for FN and...
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    I'm wary enough ot Winchester ammunition to...

    I'm wary enough ot Winchester ammunition to totally avoid their generic/ValuPack ammunition. Federal/American Eagle/Sellier & Bellot are far better choices in my expereince.

    Best, Jon
  12. The earlier comment by Tennessee Jed in post #11...

    The earlier comment by Tennessee Jed in post #11 about shooting an IDPA match is a good one. Shooting a pistol in a dynamic shooting sport activity, like an IDPA, ASI or similar match can give you...
  13. I appreciated being able to swap from the OEM...

    I appreciated being able to swap from the OEM Compact grip module to the X-Carry one on my personal P320 RX-the angles and ergos are better for me, and it was ideal to be able to effectively test the...
  14. I agree, looks much like a striker-fired P229. ...

    I agree, looks much like a striker-fired P229. Kind of a reverse of the P350 to P320 route....

    My thought is that it's probably a more viable route for .40/.357 SIG chamberings with the...
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    Here's an image of them: ...

    Here's an image of them:

    https://i.imgur.com/L4h51QGh.jpg

    Best, Jon
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    If you want, I'd be happy to send you the FN OEM...

    If you want, I'd be happy to send you the FN OEM black polymer grips that came with mine; they're brand new, unused and languishing in a box waiting for a new home if you'd like. The left grip is...
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    Thanks, Jason. That backs up the experience I've...

    Thanks, Jason. That backs up the experience I've had with my stainless Series 70 Repro; only issues experienced was some brass-to-face during the initial break-in period, which quickly worked itself...
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    The hive says you're good, the barrel's fine-it's...

    The hive says you're good, the barrel's fine-it's perfectly normal. The hive also says you need new grips....

    Best, Jon
  19. As I recall, the reset advantage of the LTT/WC...

    As I recall, the reset advantage of the LTT/WC improved triggerbar affects only the SA, not the DA reset. Using the WC improved triggerbar on my 92D, the reset is unchanged from the OEM Beretta...
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    Actually, since the 92D has no sear or...

    Actually, since the 92D has no sear or safety/decock levers, you really only need select TJIB components, best ordered a la carte from LTT. I'm thinking the LTT triggerbar, hammer strut, springs;...
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    I suppose that's possible, but while not a...

    I suppose that's possible, but while not a gunsmith/engineer/manufacturer, in my readings and experiences with semi-auto pistols, the need for mainspring replacement is pretty rare; they seem to be...
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    I'm gonna assume that Tam was actually refering...

    I'm gonna assume that Tam was actually refering to recoil, not mainsprings in her discussion. However, in the case of both, they were essentially engineered to be "lifetime" springs-the recoil...
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    The barrels are made from cast blanks, and are...

    The barrels are made from cast blanks, and are broach-bored. They are are of exceptionally high quality durable steel.

    Best, Jon
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    Guys, this is huge. Add a LTT TJIB and you've...

    Guys, this is huge. Add a LTT TJIB and you've got an exceptional package. The Vertec frame and rounded triggerguard make this an exceptionally well thought-out 92D variant (or an exceptional 92...
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    P89 Discussion Deja Vu...

    Here's a more detailed discussion thread I initiated here a couple of years ago.

    https://pistol-forum.com/showthread.php?11782-My-DA-SA-Traditional-Ruger-P89&highlight=DA%2FSA+Traditional

    The...
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