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  1. 1911 lead RN jamming

    Colt Semiauto Pistols
    Howdy, new owner of a lightweight Colt commander. Shooting steel and running reloads with factory specs and lead roundnosed. Last round in magazine hangs up and doesn't load. Take that round and put in a different position and it loads fine. Always last round never any other position. Ideas?
  2. Colt Mustang Plus II Jam

    Colt Semiauto Pistols
    Hi, I posted this last night but I don't think it actually did post since I can't find it. I recently purchased a 1989 Mustang Plus II and shot it the first time this weekend. For the most part it shot fine but I did get a few jams where it looked like the slide had only blown back partially...
  3. New near-mint 3rd gen Det. Spec. locking up in DA.

    Colt-Smithing
    I have a new, near-mint, 3rd Gen. Detective Special I just brought home from the gun library at my local Cabelas. I did a detailed inspection of the gun at the store--everything was just about perfect--but unfortunately was not able to check the DA action timing while there (Cabelas 'rules', no...
  4. Combat Commander-Loading Problem

    Colt-Smithing
    :confused: I broke down my Combat Commander a while back and just recently put it back together again. Now when I go to load a round the shells are getting stuck mid load. The shells are getting stuck halfway up the ramp and the slide does not close. What should I look for? :confused:
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