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Old February 21, 2009, 01:11 PM   #1
susjam
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Dan Wesson 38

Hey guys I have a Dan Wesson Model 14 .38...I just took it in on trade, and it seems tight except the trigger doesn't always re-set if it is pulled slowly. I've cleaned it and oiled it well, but it still happens. Any ideas?
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Old February 21, 2009, 06:14 PM   #2
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Probably needs to have the trigger return spring replaced, or at a minimum disassembled, cleaned, and inspected by a gunsmith.
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Old February 24, 2009, 02:46 PM   #3
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Hey susjam,

You might want to visit the Dan Wesson Forum as well. There's lots of DW info on there.

www.danwessonforum.com

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Old February 24, 2009, 03:51 PM   #4
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Unless the gun is buggared up, fix the return and load some target loads like wadcutters in it after a good bore and chamber cleaning. I think you will be amazed at the nice tight groups you get. DW's can group cloverleafs.
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