The Firing Line Forums

Go Back   The Firing Line Forums > The Skunkworks > The Smithy

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old August 13, 2010, 08:59 AM   #1
LarryFJ
Junior Member
 
Join Date: July 19, 2010
Posts: 7
1917 Colt firing pin

I have a Colt 1917 45ACP. I need to replace the firing pin. They call the retainer a rivet. Does that mean it has to be drilled out ? I can't find anybody that has a firing pin in stock even Numrich.
Thanks
LarryFJ is offline  
Old August 13, 2010, 12:29 PM   #2
Scorch
Senior Member
 
Join Date: February 13, 2006
Location: Washington state
Posts: 11,407
Since they have not made that model revolver for over 50 years, I doubt you will find one in stock anywhere. However, a good smith can make you one, and replace it for you.
__________________
Never try to educate someone who resists knowledge at all costs.
But what do I know?
Summit Arms Services
Taylor Machine
Scorch is online now  
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:20 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
This site and contents, including all posts, Copyright © 1998-2014 S.W.A.T. Magazine
Copyright Complaints: Please direct DMCA Takedown Notices to the registered agent: thefiringline.com
Contact Us
Page generated in 0.06442 seconds with 9 queries