1911 Project

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Re: 1911 Project

Post by GlennW » Sat Oct 10, 2020 4:55 pm

A gauge pin was then inserted into the barrel bore and indicated concentric to the lathe spindle axis.

The reamer was then plunged to the desired chamber depth.

The barrel was then flipped around and the crown was cut using the same technique.

Now I just need to trim the barrel ramp back a little.

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Re: 1911 Project

Post by RSG » Sun Oct 11, 2020 8:54 am

Lots of fussy work there no doubt Glenn!
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