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Old February 11, 2010, 10:34 PM   #1
K8vf
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Taurus model 85 CH Hammer swap?

I am soon going to swap my sister a weapon for a Taurus model 85 CH.

These are DA only revolvers.

Can anyone tell me if a simple hammer swap will allow me to have a SA/DA revolver, or will OTHER parts need to be switched?

I would suspect the latter, but am asking because the FIRST time I handled this weapon many years ago, I was able to thumb cock the hammer(after starting it DA) and it stayed back and fired SA.

Might have been an anomoly, but it never happened again, and I cannot do it now.

Thanks for any info.

Mark
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Old February 12, 2010, 04:29 AM   #2
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I'm guessing it wouldn't be worth the time or money. You can lighten up the hammer pull though, using a Worff gun spring kit.
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