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Troubleshooting 1911 Style Auto Pistols

Troubleshooting 1911 Style Auto Pistols


Product ID# 341DVD

Diagnose and cure your 1911 Pistol problems. Over 50 problems and their cures!

If you have ever experienced problems with the 1911 style pistol such as: jams, misfires, loss of accuracy, etc., but did not know what to do, you now have the answers in this DVD course. Master Pistolsmith, Gene Shuey, has over 50 years of experience shooting, customizing, and repairing 1911s and their clones! Now he has put that experience and insight into this DVD so you can diagnose and cure problems with your 1911 style pistol.

This course covers all types of mis-feeds and jams, problems with the hammer, extractor, ejector, slide stop, frame ramp, barrel ramp, accuracy, the sights, springs, slide, thumb safety, grip safety, trigger, mag release, barrel, grips, and last but certainly not least: magazines (including the follower, springs, feed lips, and even the mag box itself.)

No area is left out. All the common problems are covered along with many of the more unusual ones. After you complete this course you will have gained immeasurable insight into the workings of the 1911, be able to fix your pistols problems and understand how to keep it running smoothly.

The course features a Quick-Cure Menu which is designed to guide you straight to the type of problem you are experiencing. Mr. Shuey shows you the cause of each problem, and then presents all of the options for solving it. He keeps you from getting in over your head by presenting multiple solutions and demonstrating them step-by-step. If you want to keep your gun in tip-top, trouble-free condition, then this course is for you!

Troubleshooting 1911 Style Auto Pistols


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