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Springs for 1911 GOV'T PISTOL Semi-Auto Pistols

Recoil springs for Colt 1911 series pistols are available in both conventional and variable power designs. Please refer to our FAQ section for information on conventional vs. variable design. Each Wolff recoil spring for Colt pistols includes an extra power firing pin spring.

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Inside Look: Colt's Dual Spring Recoil System - Gun Digest

May 06, 2016  The Colt Dual Spring Recoil System™ increases recoil spring service life to 15,000 rounds and results in a softer-shooting 1911. When the original 1911 Colt.45 ACP pistol was adopted by the U.S. Military in 1911 the service life of the pistol was considered to be 6,000 rounds.

1911 Recoil Spring Replacement Chart

Mar 29, 2019  I have collected information for Colt, Armscor and Kimber 1911 models in several calibers and barrel lengths.It is important to use the correct recoil spring on your firearm. Here is a recoil spring replacement guide to help you know how often to replace the recoil and other springs in your 1911 pistol.

Springs for COMMANDER SERIES PISTOL Semi-Auto Pistols

Recoil springs for Colt Commander series pistols are available in both conventional and variable power designs. Please refer to our FAQ section for information on conventional vs. variable design.Each recoil spring for Colt pistols includes an extra power firing pin spring.

Recoil spring for .45 colt - Shooters Forum

Jun 09, 2005  Heard there are softer recoil springs on the market for Colt .45 acp. Is this a standard practice to change recoil spring to work with lighter

16lb vs. 18.5lb Recoil Spring in 5" 45acp - Gun Springs

Jul 26, 2008  Yes, a big difference. 18.5 is a LOT of spring for factory 45 hardball. I run a 13 or 14 in a government length 45 gun. 16 is 'normal' for a government gun, 18 is extra power and typical of oversprung guns from the factory.

1911 Recoil Spring Information - rangehot.com

Mar 16, 2015  Nor have I been able to find a Colt Government Model spring that tests at 16. A lot of this reasoning comes from the idea that if we don’t run a high-load spring in our guns, we’re destroying the frame every time we pull the triggerbut that just ain’t so. The recoil spring’s function is returning the gun to batterynot buffering shock.

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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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The recoil spring is indeed the heart of the 1911. Regardless if it’s a gas-operated, blowback, or short-recoil operated pistols, they all will depend on the recoil spring to function. Are All Recoil Springs The Same? This is a good question to ask. Are all recoil springs the same other than their ability to help a semi-auto pistol?

Recoil spring for .45 colt - Shooters Forum

Jun 09, 2005  Heard there are softer recoil springs on the market for Colt .45 acp. Is this a standard practice to change recoil spring to work with lighter

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Colt .45 Auto Recoil spring question - AR15.COM

Nov 17, 2017  The easy answer on the spring to buy is, buy a genuine Colt factory spring from Brownell's or Midway. Wolff springs are good, but when faced with an

Colt M45: A Closer Look at the Dual Recoil Spring System

Recently, there has been a bit of interest regarding the dual recoil spring system included with the Colt M45 CQBP. The spring system is designed to improve the service life between replacement cycles, though the Marine Corps still specifies that the springs be replaced at 5000 rounds. This spring setup is not completely new, as a similar setup is used in the Delta Elite, albeit the guide rod in that system is

When to replace Defender recoil springs? - 1911Addicts

Jul 01, 2017  I've got a Colt Defender (.45) I bought new in January. I've run about 1000 rounds (more or less) through it. Now I'm getting a lot of Failure to Feed issues (about 10%). Is it time to replace the recoil springs? To any Colt Defender owners, how often do you replace the recoil springs? I've ordered a couple sets from Wolff, just in case.

Colt Dual Recoil Spring System - 1911Forum

Nov 02, 2017  The dual recoil spring set up in .45 works very well, on the other hand. But, .45 Government models are far more forgiving when it comes to recoil spring weight. A Government model in .45 will generally run well with recoil springs ranging anywhere from 14 to 18 pounds.

Colt 1911 Dual Recoil Spring Test – Part 2 - Modern

For those of you who haven’t kept up with the various articles on this, Colt developed the dual recoil spring assembly at the request of the Marine Corps for the new M45 1911 Pistol. The reasoning behind the new spring is to extend service life to 8000 rounds between changes.

Recoil Spring Selection Tips (from Wilson Combat catalog

The spring tension requirement is affected by many factors, including the ammunition used, grip pressure, compensators, slide to frame friction, pistol type etc. The following procedure will help you determine what is the proper recoil spring for your gun. First, try the recommended standard spring for your load/pistol combination.

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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16lb vs. 18.5lb Recoil Spring in 5" 45acp - Gun Springs

Jul 26, 2008  For shooting factory 230gr ammo, is there much of a difference in felt recoil between a 16lb recoil spring and an 18.5lb recoil spring in a 5 1911? A 2lb reduction in recoil spring weight (from 16 to 14) made a huge difference in my 9mm CZ, and I was wondering if I could expect the same in my 45

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Description. Wolff 49022 Conventional Recoil Spring – 49022. Colt 1911 1911A1 1991 Compact / Officer’s Models. Includes: 1 Wolff 22lb recoil spring for compact slides (factory standard) 49022 – Use only full diameter guide rods with this spring

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Colt Dual Recoil Spring System - 1911Forum

Nov 02, 2017  The dual recoil spring set up in .45 works very well, on the other hand. But, .45 Government models are far more forgiving when it comes to recoil spring weight. A Government model in .45 will generally run well with recoil springs ranging anywhere from 14 to 18 pounds.

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What You Need To Know About Recoil Springs - Gun Belts Blog

Mar 06, 2017  Everything You Need To Know About Recoil Springs. One of the most vital components of a semi-auto pistol is the recoil springs as they are central to how a semi-auto pistol operations. They are also one of the most common causes of malfunction as well, so it pays to be aware.

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Colt M45: A Closer Look at the Dual Recoil Spring System

Recently, there has been a bit of interest regarding the dual recoil spring system included with the Colt M45 CQBP. The spring system is designed to improve the service life between replacement cycles, though the Marine Corps still specifies that the springs be replaced at 5000 rounds. This spring

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Jul 09, 2013  Recoil Spring Weight in 1911. bill wilson on recoil spring wt for a 45 1911, colt 1911 recoil spring weight, recoil spring weight and recoil, sig sauer 1911 recoil spring weight, what pound recoil spring fro a colt government 45. Click on a term to search for related topics.

Gun Review: Colt Defender .45 ACP

Oct 16, 2014  The Defender is easy to field-strip. Here is the barrel/slide assembly. Note the captive recoil spring. 3 of 11 Grip The hand-filling grip features rubber grip panels for added control. 4 of 11 Steel Barrel I had to test the Colt Defender .45 on a gray and rainy day, but I was at least able to use the concrete bench and Matrix rest on my

Spring length in a 1911 recoil spring - The High Road

Sep 19, 2011  The factory weight recoil spring for a Colt Commander in .45 ACP is 18 lbs. The factory weight recoil spring for one in 38 Super or 9mm is 16 lbs. That's as complicated as it needs to get. Call Wolff springs, or anyone who stocks Wolff springs, and tell them you want a factory weight spring for your Commander, and which caliber.

Best Recoil Spring for 185 gr. - 1911Forum

Mar 05, 2015  Best Recoil Spring for 185 gr. Colt. I have a good friend that use to shoot competition for years and he let me in on a little secret.start with your favorite load and your factory recoil spring.

Colt Competition .45 recoil spring question - 1911-style

Aug 04, 2018  I still have the dual recoil springs in my Colt Competition but don’t have a clue what the weight of the dual recoil springs are, I have a tool-less guide rod that I would like to get some different recoil springs to try with my 170 pf loads. I’ve had some tell me stick with the conventional spri

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Reference Material for Recoil Springs for Use in

Reference Material for Recoil Springs for Use in: Colt 1911, 1911A1, 1991, Government, MKIV and Gold Cup models COLT 1911 FACTORY RECOIL SPRING NOTES 1. Factory rating for super .38 & 9mm is 14 Lbs. 2. Factory rating in .40 S&W is 19 Lbs. 3. Factory rating for the Colt .38 Spl. Midrange is 14 Lbs. 4.

Colt Factory Dual Recoil Springs - UPDATE - Got Part #s

Dec 02, 2017  When I buy a new pistol that I know I am going to shoot a lot and keep, I always order some extra parts, especially recoil springs. I like to change them out every few thousand rounds. I want to buy some of the new Colt recoil spring. First, I cannot find them anywhere! Brownell's only lists one factory dual spring for the 45acp Colt Rail Gun 5".

Guide rod spring poundage for 1911 .45 - Ruger Forum

Oct 07, 2013  Redleg, Colt Gold Cups are shipped with a 14lb recoil spring. They are intended for light target loads but as you noted, when the gun gets dirty, failures to feed are common. 16 lb recoil springs are the standard for normal factory ammo and 18 lb for 45 ACP +P ammo.

Let us revisit the 1911 recoil spring issue. - The High Road

Jul 23, 2011  To the best of my knowledge Colts standard recoil spring for the current Government Model is specified as 16-lbs. Wolff’s conventional recoil spring factory standard for the .45 caliber is a load rating of 16-lbs stock number 41916.

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Colt 1911 1911A1 Commander Pistol Recoil Spring 17 lbs. MSRP: $14.99. Price: $9.99. The U.S. Army briefly reverted to using the M1873 single-action revolver in .45 Colt caliber, which had been standard during the last decades of the 19th century because the slower, heavier bullet was found to be more effective against charging tribesmen

Spring length in a 1911 recoil spring - The High Road

Sep 19, 2011  The factory weight recoil spring for a Colt Commander in.45 ACP is 18 lbs. The factory weight recoil spring for one in 38 Super or 9mm is 16 lbs. That's as complicated as it needs to get. Call Wolff springs, or anyone who stocks Wolff springs, and tell them you want a factory weight spring for your Commander, and which caliber.

Part FAQs - Wilson Combat

The recoil spring in a 1911 pistol is an important part of the puzzle of overall autoloader reliability. The primary purpose of the recoil spring is to strip a cartridge from the magazine during the feeding process and secondly, to protect the frame from excess slide battering during operation.

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The spring tension requirement is affected by many factors, including the ammunition used, grip pressure, compensators, slide to frame friction, pistol type etc. The following procedure will help you determine what is the proper recoil spring for your gun. 1. First, try the recommended standard spring for your load/pistol combination. 2.

1911A1 Recoil Spring - Correct Length? [Archive] - CMP Forums

Aug 05, 2012  Craftsman, The specified minimum recoil spring length is 6.0" for a USGI recoil spring. Most measure around 6.5" when they are new. I replace the spring when it reaches 6.0". If I remember correctly, the Wilson spring is a 17 lb. spring. I'd personally opt for a new Colt or USGI spring

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Aug 05, 2010  read this at wolfe springs W.C. Wolff Company offers single recoil springs for the Delta Elite 10mm pistol. When using a Wolff single recoil spring to replace the original dual-springs, a standard diameter Colt (1911 series) recoil spring guide [/COLOR]MUST be used in place of the smaller guide supplied with the Delta Elite. Full length guide rod systems may also be used

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Our replacement Colt Umarex 1911-22 Springs are truly an upgrade to the stock springs. The ZRTS springs are more durable than the factory ones. As seen in the picture below comparing the factory and ZRTS springs, the ZRTS springs utilize a thicker wire , which can help your pistol run smoother.

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Apr 08, 2017  ATI Titan Guide Rod/Recoil Spring/Recoil Spring Plug (Fix Info) Using any recoil spring for the colt defender will only acomplish one thing, a broken bushing. The defender recoil springs while stiffer than stock will not allow full compression. This results in excess pressure on the front bushing and it

1911A1 Recoil Spring - Correct Length? [Archive] - CMP Forums

Aug 05, 2012  Craftsman, The specified minimum recoil spring length is 6.0" for a USGI recoil spring. Most measure around 6.5" when they are new. I replace the spring when it reaches 6.0". If I remember correctly, the Wilson spring is a 17 lb. spring. I'd personally opt for a new Colt or USGI spring

The Colt 1911 Officer’s ACP Rocks On - Classic Pistol

Nov 16, 2010  This is unlike the bull barrel seen on models such as the Colt Defender or Kimber’s Ultra, which completely fills the inside channel of the slide. My Officer’s model also had the original Colt double spring assembly. This unit was like a small standard recoil spring lug, but with two independent springs, one inside of the other.

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Handgun Recoil Table By Chuck Hawks. For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction; that is one of the physical laws of our universe. This means that the momentum of a handgun's reaction will exactly equal the momentum of the bullet and powder gasses ejected from the barrel. In the shooting sports we call that reaction recoil or "kick."