Tndeer Logo

Page 1 of 1 1
Topic Options
#3205126 - 03/27/13 12:28 AM 1911 Stripped grip screw bushing
FLTENNHUNTER1
16 Point


Registered: 11/21/07
Posts: 16292
Loc: Tampa FL

Offline
Does anyone have a fix for a 1911 that has the threads stripped out on the frame where the bushing threads into? My SA Compact grip screws kept loosening while shooting it and I guess I over torqued it and stripped out the frame.
_________________________
The Second Amendment - George Washington didn't use free speech to defeat the British, he shot them.
"If there must be trouble, let it be in my day, that my child may have peace." - Thomas Paine





Top
#3205186 - 03/27/13 06:41 AM Re: 1911 Stripped grip screw bushing [Re: FLTENNHUNTER1]
rdl65
8 Point


Registered: 03/08/08
Posts: 2491
Loc: Washington County

Offline
Check this link out. It may be what you need. If you have the tap just buy the oversized bushings instead of the kit.

http://www.brownells.com/handgun-parts/f...ap-prod621.aspx


Edited by rdl65 (03/27/13 06:44 AM)
_________________________
Some people are alive simply because it is illegal to kill them.

Top
#3205237 - 03/27/13 07:57 AM Re: 1911 Stripped grip screw bushing [Re: rdl65]
Rackseeker
12 Point


Registered: 09/26/02
Posts: 5667
Loc: Franklin County

Offline
You can go with a Heli-coil insert or a Keensert.
_________________________
AKA: GLOCKMAN

Top
#3205286 - 03/27/13 08:42 AM Re: 1911 Stripped grip screw bushing [Re: Rackseeker]
FLTENNHUNTER1
16 Point


Registered: 11/21/07
Posts: 16292
Loc: Tampa FL

Offline
Outstandintg thank you guys.
_________________________
The Second Amendment - George Washington didn't use free speech to defeat the British, he shot them.
"If there must be trouble, let it be in my day, that my child may have peace." - Thomas Paine





Top
#3205871 - 03/27/13 08:04 PM Re: 1911 Stripped grip screw bushing [Re: FLTENNHUNTER1]
DaveB
10 Point


Registered: 09/03/08
Posts: 4095
Loc: Shelby County

Offline
Slide by Numrich's. They seem to have everything and miracle of miracles, reasonable prices.

http://www.gunpartscorp.com/

Top
#3206944 - 03/28/13 06:57 PM Re: 1911 Stripped grip screw bushing [Re: DaveB]
Greg M
6 Point


Registered: 02/11/10
Posts: 819
Loc: Riverview, FL/ Bluff City, TN

Offline
Just know that if you strip the oversized bushing, you are done. They don't make a second oversize.
_________________________
MOA Custom Firearms, LLC
Riverview, FL
Firearms perfection improved

Top
Page 1 of 1 1


Moderator:  RUGER, gtk, Bobby G, Unicam, CBU93, stretch, TurkeyBurd, Kimber45, Mrs.Unicam, Crappie Luck 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4105626
RUGER
87189
Deer Assassin
65456
BSK
61105
Crappie Luck
51376
spitndrum
Newest Members
OfficerBuck, rapalabuck, medic2fpc, MachDR, pop
13308 Registered Users
Who's Online
9 registered (tasaman, Heavy Mass, Tims, landman, BamaProud, rastubbs, 1 invisible) and 56 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13308 Members
42 Forums
94018 Topics
1098244 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
October
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.164 seconds in which 0.001 seconds were spent on a total of 14 queries. Zlib compression enabled.