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  • 1911 Guide Rod

    2020-6-2u2002·u2002Dan Wesson uses a GI style guide rod in all of its commanders. Works very well (can't use the GI guide rod with a flat spring through). Kimber Pro is 4', however, and has a bull barrel and a reverse plug; there is no way to make it work with a GI plug that I can see. The 3' version is impossible with a GI guide rod.

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  • 1911 Guide Rods and Recoil Components

    TMC 1911 .45 ACP RECOIL BUFFER PADS This Aftermarket Recoil Buffer Pads are compatible with the 1911 style pistol models using a full length recoil rod or a 1911 recoil spring guide. These recoil buffer pads are machine injected plastic part from...

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  • Guide Rods - Hooper Gun Works – Reliable 1911 Parts

    EGW Colt Defender Guide Rod Kit 22# Flat Wire Spring, Guide Rod, Plug For .45 $ 59.95. In stock. Add to cart; EGW Colt Defender Guide Rod Kit (16# Flat Wire Spring, Colt Guide Rod, 12076 Kimber Plug) For 9mm $ 59.95. In Stock. Add to cart; EGW 1911 Full Size 5″ Flat Wire Guide Rod Kit with Spring and Plug Blue $ 59.95. In Stock. Add to cart

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  • Heaviest Guide Rod? - 1911-style Pistols - Brian Enos's ...

    2016-4-5u2002·u2002I have one of the Wilson tungsten guide rods, about 20 years old. @ 5 1/4 oz, they are quite heavy. They take a special proprietary recoil spring that is larger in diameter than the standard. As far as I know Wilson no longer carries that guide rod. I think Wolff made the special springs for Wilson, 17,15,13,and 11 lbs.

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  • Specific One-Piece Guide Rod ... - 1911 Firearm Addicts

    2014-12-10u2002·u200271 Posts. #19 · Dec 9, 2014. jmegas said: I am getting my first 1911 soon, a Springfield Armory TRP, and I have been reading up in all the forums on what are the 'essential modifications.' It appears that the majority of members, but not all, change the Springfield two-piece full length guide rod for a one-piece design and a flat wire recoil ...

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  • Full-Length Guide Rod

    Heavy duty and well built with every exspectation that this guide rod will serve me well for many years to come. Replaced the guide rod in my Rock Island A1 government model 45 ACP with a 5 inch barrel. Installation was easy and the fit was perfect. Really made a huge difference in performace and control. An upgrade you should consider.

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  • Disassembly of 1911 with extended guide rod - Bullseye Forum

    2018-3-26u2002·u2002Re: Disassembly of 1911 with extended guide rod. by zanemoseley Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:37 am. A tight barrel bushing is a good thing. Buy a gunsmith hammer with a nylon & brass pad to reassemble, during takedown use the barrel like a slide hammer to ease the bushing out. My RRA has a full length rod, before removing the slide I break the rod loose ...

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  • The Handgun Guide Rod – An Important and Often ...

    2012-12-18u2002·u2002The handgun guide rod is an essential, yet often underestimated part of the weapon, important not only for slide speed, but also for the strength and the accuracy of the shooting, as well as for safety. However, as is the case with any other gun accessory, there are users who believe that the rod is […]

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  • Guide Rods, Plugs, Buffers - 1911 Parts

    Wilson Combat 1911 Full-Length Guide Rod, Reverse Plug, Full-Size - 25RG. $36.95. Add to Cart. Add to Wish List Add to Compare. Wilson Combat 1911 Full-Length Guide Rod, Commander - 25C. $29.95. Add to Cart. Add to Wish List Add to Compare. Wilson Combat 1911 Recoil Spring Guide - …

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  • RIA 1911 - guide rod ques.

    2021-7-21u2002·u2002Talyn. I have a Rock Island 1911 ( model is 51431 I think ), and it has a full length guide rod. I prefer the GI guide setup (unless someone knows a definite/decided advantage for full length?). My ques is: keeping the existing recoil spring, is there anything to do other than order a GI guide and a solid cover recoil spring cap ?

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  • Heaviest Guide Rod? - 1911-style Pistols - Brian Enos's ...

    2016-4-5u2002·u2002I have one of the Wilson tungsten guide rods, about 20 years old. @ 5 1/4 oz, they are quite heavy. They take a special proprietary recoil spring that is larger in diameter than the standard. As far as I know Wilson no longer carries that guide rod. I think Wolff made the special springs for Wilson, 17,15,13,and 11 lbs.

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  • Disassembly of 1911 with extended guide rod - Bullseye

    2018-3-26u2002·u2002Re: Disassembly of 1911 with extended guide rod. by zanemoseley Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:37 am. A tight barrel bushing is a good thing. Buy a gunsmith hammer with a nylon & brass pad to reassemble, during takedown use the barrel like a slide hammer to ease the bushing out. My RRA has a full length rod, before removing the slide I break the rod loose ...

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  • Buyer's guide for all you 1911 addicts...

    2015-3-13u2002·u2002The trigger is better than some of the others in this category selling for more money. The EFS also comes standard with an ambi safety for all you lefties, which is almost unheard of at under $500. The finish is an even looking with nicely done bluing. The Charles Daly has a standard GI plug up front, instead of a full-length guide rod.

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  • STI Guide Rods - AlltheHowards

    2015-7-22u2002·u2002Brazos $85.00 [ link ] NOTE COMPLETE. The 5' RecoilMaster guide rod system is used in STIi pistols with a 5-inch slide and either a bushing or bull barrell. The spring weight (light or heavy) pertains to caliber where 9mm and 38 Super pistols use a light Recoilmaster and 40 S&W and 45 ACP pistols use a heavy Recoilmaster.

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  • Recoil Spring Guide Rods

    1911 GUIDE RODS. EGW (In Stock) 4.0 (5) 1911 RECOIL SPRING GUIDE. WILSON COMBAT (In Stock) - 4.7 (25) RECOIL SPRING ASSEMBLY FOR COMPACT FRAME GLOCK® PISTOLS. BROWNELLS (In Stock) 0.0. RECOIL GUIDE ROD for GLOCK® LIGHTNING STRIKE (In Stock) - 3.7 (17) 1911 Flat Wire Recoil Spring Kits ...

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  • Recoil Masters Government 5.0' by STI - Dawson

    This allows a softer felt recoil helping you to shoot faster follow-up shots. The light system is designed for 9 mm and open pistols. The heavy system works well with 40 SW and 45 ACP. Fits STI 1911 and HiCap. Must be able to remove the guide rod from the rear of the slide. 5.0' Light, Bull. Note: STI Recoil Masters can only be used in STI Pistols.

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  • Wolff Recoil Spring 1911 Government 15 lb

    Recoil springs fit over your handgun's guide rod and control how the slide functions. In general, heavy loads need heavy springs and lighter loads need lighter springs. A spring that is too light can cause the handgun to open and close early and hard, increasing the felt recoil and battering the frame.

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  • Recoil spring for Long Slide ?

    2011-11-21u2002·u2002The 45 ACP 1911 Long Slide recoil spring is a standard recoil spring for a 5-inch Gov't Model at 15 or 16 pounds. The 45 Super ported V16 uses the same recoil spring when using 45 ACP ammo. When using 45 Super ammo, the ported V16 uses a 18½ …

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  • How To Loosen The Slide On A Pistol? - Techniques For ...

    If your guide rod is connected to the spring, you can use a washer with a notch, or other wide flat object, and wedge above the spring. This will provide you a surface to apply pressure downward. In the shot below I am using my wallet multitool (Amazon link) to demonstrate on my Sig P250 recoil spring and guide rod.

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  • 1911 Guide Rod

    2020-6-2u2002·u2002Dan Wesson uses a GI style guide rod in all of its commanders. Works very well (can't use the GI guide rod with a flat spring through). Kimber Pro is 4', however, and has a bull barrel and a reverse plug; there is no way to make it work with a GI plug that I can see. The 3' version is impossible with a GI guide rod.

    Get Price
  • 1911 Guide Rods and Recoil Components

    TMC 1911 .45 ACP RECOIL BUFFER PADS This Aftermarket Recoil Buffer Pads are compatible with the 1911 style pistol models using a full length recoil rod or a 1911 recoil spring guide. These recoil buffer pads are machine injected plastic part from...

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  • Guide Rods - Hooper Gun Works – Reliable 1911 Parts

    EGW Colt Defender Guide Rod Kit 22# Flat Wire Spring, Guide Rod, Plug For .45 $ 59.95. In stock. Add to cart; EGW Colt Defender Guide Rod Kit (16# Flat Wire Spring, Colt Guide Rod, 12076 Kimber Plug) For 9mm $ 59.95. In Stock. Add to cart; EGW 1911 Full Size 5″ Flat Wire Guide Rod Kit with Spring and Plug Blue $ 59.95. In Stock. Add to cart

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  • Heaviest Guide Rod? - 1911-style Pistols - Brian Enos's ...

    2016-4-5u2002·u2002I have one of the Wilson tungsten guide rods, about 20 years old. @ 5 1/4 oz, they are quite heavy. They take a special proprietary recoil spring that is larger in diameter than the standard. As far as I know Wilson no longer carries that guide rod. I think Wolff made the special springs for Wilson, 17,15,13,and 11 lbs.

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  • 6' guide rod choices. - 1911-style Pistols - Brian Enos's ...

    2011-12-8u2002·u2002The guide rods are a 5' Briley aluminum 19.4 grams, 6' Briley aluminum 22.6 grams, 5' steel 43.2 grams, 6' STI 2 piece steel 49.5 grams and a 5' tungston 86.9 grams. The plugs are a STI standard plug for 6' using a 5' spring and the other is one I made up for a reverse plug setup.

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  • Specific One-Piece Guide Rod ... - 1911 Firearm Addicts

    2014-12-10u2002·u200271 Posts. #19 · Dec 9, 2014. jmegas said: I am getting my first 1911 soon, a Springfield Armory TRP, and I have been reading up in all the forums on what are the 'essential modifications.' It appears that the majority of members, but not all, change the Springfield two-piece full length guide rod for a one-piece design and a flat wire recoil ...

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  • 2 piece full length guide rod. Why?

    2007-10-22u2002·u2002The two piece guide rod is a marketing variation of the one piece guide rod, probably to make disassembly easier. Many people believe the entire full length guide rod design is not necessary and was just a way to sell us another 'gadget' to complicate the 1911 design. I've thrown all of my in the trash and replaced them with standard GI

    Get Price
  • Full-Length Guide Rod

    Heavy duty and well built with every exspectation that this guide rod will serve me well for many years to come. Replaced the guide rod in my Rock Island A1 government model 45 ACP with a 5 inch barrel. Installation was easy and the fit was perfect. Really made a huge difference in performace and control. An upgrade you should consider.

    Get Price
  • Disassembly of 1911 with extended guide rod - Bullseye Forum

    2018-3-26u2002·u2002Re: Disassembly of 1911 with extended guide rod. by zanemoseley Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:37 am. A tight barrel bushing is a good thing. Buy a gunsmith hammer with a nylon & brass pad to reassemble, during takedown use the barrel like a slide hammer to ease the bushing out. My RRA has a full length rod, before removing the slide I break the rod loose ...

    Get Price
  • The Handgun Guide Rod – An Important and Often ...

    2012-12-18u2002·u2002The handgun guide rod is an essential, yet often underestimated part of the weapon, important not only for slide speed, but also for the strength and the accuracy of the shooting, as well as for safety. However, as is the case with any other gun accessory, there are users who believe that the rod is […]

    Get Price
  • 1911 Guide Rod

    2020-6-2u2002·u2002Dan Wesson uses a GI style guide rod in all of its commanders. Works very well (can't use the GI guide rod with a flat spring through). Kimber Pro is 4', however, and has a bull barrel and a reverse plug; there is no way to make it work with a GI plug that I can see. The 3' version is impossible with a GI guide rod.

    Get Price
  • 1911 Guide Rods and Recoil Components

    TMC 1911 .45 ACP RECOIL BUFFER PADS This Aftermarket Recoil Buffer Pads are compatible with the 1911 style pistol models using a full length recoil rod or a 1911 recoil spring guide. These recoil buffer pads are machine injected plastic part from...

    Get Price
  • Guide Rods - Hooper Gun Works – Reliable 1911 Parts

    EGW Colt Defender Guide Rod Kit 22# Flat Wire Spring, Guide Rod, Plug For .45 $ 59.95. In stock. Add to cart; EGW Colt Defender Guide Rod Kit (16# Flat Wire Spring, Colt Guide Rod, 12076 Kimber Plug) For 9mm $ 59.95. In Stock. Add to cart; EGW 1911 Full Size 5″ Flat Wire Guide Rod Kit with Spring and Plug Blue $ 59.95. In Stock. Add to cart

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  • Heaviest Guide Rod? - 1911-style Pistols - Brian Enos's ...

    2016-4-5u2002·u2002I have one of the Wilson tungsten guide rods, about 20 years old. @ 5 1/4 oz, they are quite heavy. They take a special proprietary recoil spring that is larger in diameter than the standard. As far as I know Wilson no longer carries that guide rod. I think Wolff made the special springs for Wilson, 17,15,13,and 11 lbs.

    Get Price
  • 6' guide rod choices. - 1911-style Pistols - Brian Enos's ...

    2011-12-8u2002·u2002The guide rods are a 5' Briley aluminum 19.4 grams, 6' Briley aluminum 22.6 grams, 5' steel 43.2 grams, 6' STI 2 piece steel 49.5 grams and a 5' tungston 86.9 grams. The plugs are a STI standard plug for 6' using a 5' spring and the other is one I made up for a reverse plug setup.

    Get Price
  • Specific One-Piece Guide Rod ... - 1911 Firearm Addicts

    2014-12-10u2002·u200271 Posts. #19 · Dec 9, 2014. jmegas said: I am getting my first 1911 soon, a Springfield Armory TRP, and I have been reading up in all the forums on what are the 'essential modifications.' It appears that the majority of members, but not all, change the Springfield two-piece full length guide rod for a one-piece design and a flat wire recoil ...

    Get Price
  • 2 piece full length guide rod. Why?

    2007-10-22u2002·u2002The two piece guide rod is a marketing variation of the one piece guide rod, probably to make disassembly easier. Many people believe the entire full length guide rod design is not necessary and was just a way to sell us another 'gadget' to complicate the 1911 design. I've thrown all of my in the trash and replaced them with standard GI

    Get Price
  • Full-Length Guide Rod

    Heavy duty and well built with every exspectation that this guide rod will serve me well for many years to come. Replaced the guide rod in my Rock Island A1 government model 45 ACP with a 5 inch barrel. Installation was easy and the fit was perfect. Really made a huge difference in performace and control. An upgrade you should consider.

    Get Price
  • Disassembly of 1911 with extended guide rod - Bullseye

    2018-3-26u2002·u2002Re: Disassembly of 1911 with extended guide rod. by zanemoseley Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:37 am. A tight barrel bushing is a good thing. Buy a gunsmith hammer with a nylon & brass pad to reassemble, during takedown use the barrel like a slide hammer to ease the bushing out. My RRA has a full length rod, before removing the slide I break the rod loose ...

    Get Price
  • The Handgun Guide Rod – An Important and Often ...

    2012-12-18u2002·u2002The handgun guide rod is an essential, yet often underestimated part of the weapon, important not only for slide speed, but also for the strength and the accuracy of the shooting, as well as for safety. However, as is the case with any other gun accessory, there are users who believe that the rod …

    Get Price
  • 1911 Guide Rod

    2020-6-2u2002·u2002Dan Wesson uses a GI style guide rod in all of its commanders. Works very well (can't use the GI guide rod with a flat spring through). Kimber Pro is 4', however, and has a bull barrel and a reverse plug; there is no way to make it work with a GI plug that I can see. The 3' version is impossible with a GI guide rod.

    Get Price
  • 1911 Guide Rods and Recoil Components

    TMC 1911 .45 ACP RECOIL BUFFER PADS This Aftermarket Recoil Buffer Pads are compatible with the 1911 style pistol models using a full length recoil rod or a 1911 recoil spring guide. These recoil buffer pads are machine injected plastic part from...

    Get Price
  • Guide Rods - Hooper Gun Works – Reliable 1911 Parts

    EGW Colt Defender Guide Rod Kit 22# Flat Wire Spring, Guide Rod, Plug For .45 $ 59.95. In stock. Add to cart; EGW Colt Defender Guide Rod Kit (16# Flat Wire Spring, Colt Guide Rod, 12076 Kimber Plug) For 9mm $ 59.95. In Stock. Add to cart; EGW 1911 Full Size 5″ Flat Wire Guide Rod Kit with Spring and Plug Blue $ 59.95. In Stock. Add to cart

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  • Heaviest Guide Rod? - 1911-style Pistols - Brian Enos's ...

    2016-4-5u2002·u2002I have one of the Wilson tungsten guide rods, about 20 years old. @ 5 1/4 oz, they are quite heavy. They take a special proprietary recoil spring that is larger in diameter than the standard. As far as I know Wilson no longer carries that guide rod. I think Wolff made the special springs for Wilson, 17,15,13,and 11 lbs.

    Get Price
  • 6' guide rod choices. - 1911-style Pistols - Brian Enos's ...

    2011-12-8u2002·u2002The guide rods are a 5' Briley aluminum 19.4 grams, 6' Briley aluminum 22.6 grams, 5' steel 43.2 grams, 6' STI 2 piece steel 49.5 grams and a 5' tungston 86.9 grams. The plugs are a STI standard plug for 6' using a 5' spring and the other is one I made up for a reverse plug setup.

    Get Price
  • Specific One-Piece Guide Rod ... - 1911 Firearm Addicts

    2014-12-10u2002·u200271 Posts. #19 · Dec 9, 2014. jmegas said: I am getting my first 1911 soon, a Springfield Armory TRP, and I have been reading up in all the forums on what are the 'essential modifications.' It appears that the majority of members, but not all, change the Springfield two-piece full length guide rod for a one-piece design and a flat wire recoil ...

    Get Price
  • 2 piece full length guide rod. Why?

    2007-10-22u2002·u2002The two piece guide rod is a marketing variation of the one piece guide rod, probably to make disassembly easier. Many people believe the entire full length guide rod design is not necessary and was just a way to sell us another 'gadget' to complicate the 1911 design. I've thrown all of my in the trash and replaced them with standard GI

    Get Price
  • Full-Length Guide Rod

    Heavy duty and well built with every exspectation that this guide rod will serve me well for many years to come. Replaced the guide rod in my Rock Island A1 government model 45 ACP with a 5 inch barrel. Installation was easy and the fit was perfect. Really made a huge difference in performace and control. An upgrade you should consider.

    Get Price
  • Disassembly of 1911 with extended guide rod - Bullseye

    2018-3-26u2002·u2002Re: Disassembly of 1911 with extended guide rod. by zanemoseley Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:37 am. A tight barrel bushing is a good thing. Buy a gunsmith hammer with a nylon & brass pad to reassemble, during takedown use the barrel like a slide hammer to ease the bushing out. My RRA has a full length rod, before removing the slide I break the rod loose ...

    Get Price
  • The Handgun Guide Rod – An Important and Often ...

    2012-12-18u2002·u2002The handgun guide rod is an essential, yet often underestimated part of the weapon, important not only for slide speed, but also for the strength and the accuracy of the shooting, as well as for safety. However, as is the case with any other gun accessory, there are users who believe that the rod …

    Get Price
  • 1911 Guide Rod

    2020-6-2u2002·u2002Dan Wesson uses a GI style guide rod in all of its commanders. Works very well (can't use the GI guide rod with a flat spring through). Kimber Pro is 4', however, and has a bull barrel and a reverse plug; there is no way to make it work with a GI plug that I can see. The 3' version is impossible with a GI guide rod.

    Get Price
  • 1911 Guide Rods and Recoil Components

    TMC 1911 .45 ACP RECOIL BUFFER PADS This Aftermarket Recoil Buffer Pads are compatible with the 1911 style pistol models using a full length recoil rod or a 1911 recoil spring guide. These recoil buffer pads are machine injected plastic part from...

    Get Price
  • Guide Rods - Hooper Gun Works – Reliable 1911 Parts

    EGW Colt Defender Guide Rod Kit 22# Flat Wire Spring, Guide Rod, Plug For .45 $ 59.95. In stock. Add to cart; EGW Colt Defender Guide Rod Kit (16# Flat Wire Spring, Colt Guide Rod, 12076 Kimber Plug) For 9mm $ 59.95. In Stock. Add to cart; EGW 1911 Full Size 5″ Flat Wire Guide Rod Kit with Spring and Plug Blue $ 59.95. In Stock. Add to cart

    Get Price
  • Heaviest Guide Rod? - 1911-style Pistols - Brian Enos's ...

    2016-4-5u2002·u2002I have one of the Wilson tungsten guide rods, about 20 years old. @ 5 1/4 oz, they are quite heavy. They take a special proprietary recoil spring that is larger in diameter than the standard. As far as I know Wilson no longer carries that guide rod. I think Wolff made the special springs for Wilson, 17,15,13,and 11 lbs.

    Get Price
  • 6' guide rod choices. - 1911-style Pistols - Brian Enos's ...

    2011-12-8u2002·u2002The guide rods are a 5' Briley aluminum 19.4 grams, 6' Briley aluminum 22.6 grams, 5' steel 43.2 grams, 6' STI 2 piece steel 49.5 grams and a 5' tungston 86.9 grams. The plugs are a STI standard plug for 6' using a 5' spring and the other is one I made up for a reverse plug setup.

    Get Price
  • Specific One-Piece Guide Rod ... - 1911 Firearm Addicts

    2014-12-10u2002·u200271 Posts. #19 · Dec 9, 2014. jmegas said: I am getting my first 1911 soon, a Springfield Armory TRP, and I have been reading up in all the forums on what are the 'essential modifications.' It appears that the majority of members, but not all, change the Springfield two-piece full length guide rod for a one-piece design and a flat wire recoil ...

    Get Price
  • 2 piece full length guide rod. Why?

    2007-10-22u2002·u2002The two piece guide rod is a marketing variation of the one piece guide rod, probably to make disassembly easier. Many people believe the entire full length guide rod design is not necessary and was just a way to sell us another 'gadget' to complicate the 1911 design. I've thrown all of my in the trash and replaced them with standard GI

    Get Price
  • Full-Length Guide Rod

    Heavy duty and well built with every exspectation that this guide rod will serve me well for many years to come. Replaced the guide rod in my Rock Island A1 government model 45 ACP with a 5 inch barrel. Installation was easy and the fit was perfect. Really made a huge difference in performace and control. An upgrade you should consider.

    Get Price
  • Disassembly of 1911 with extended guide rod - Bullseye

    2018-3-26u2002·u2002Re: Disassembly of 1911 with extended guide rod. by zanemoseley Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:37 am. A tight barrel bushing is a good thing. Buy a gunsmith hammer with a nylon & brass pad to reassemble, during takedown use the barrel like a slide hammer to ease the bushing out. My RRA has a full length rod, before removing the slide I break the rod loose ...

    Get Price
  • The Handgun Guide Rod – An Important and Often ...

    2012-12-18u2002·u2002The handgun guide rod is an essential, yet often underestimated part of the weapon, important not only for slide speed, but also for the strength and the accuracy of the shooting, as well as for safety. However, as is the case with any other gun accessory, there are users who believe that the rod …

    Get Price