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#3205126 - 03/27/13 12:28 AM 1911 Stripped grip screw bushing
Happy Birthday FLTENNHUNTER1
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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.
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#3205186 - 03/27/13 06:41 AM Re: 1911 Stripped grip screw bushing [Re: FLTENNHUNTER1]
rdl65
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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)
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#3205237 - 03/27/13 07:57 AM Re: 1911 Stripped grip screw bushing [Re: rdl65]
Rackseeker
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You can go with a Heli-coil insert or a Keensert.
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#3205286 - 03/27/13 08:42 AM Re: 1911 Stripped grip screw bushing [Re: Rackseeker]
Happy Birthday FLTENNHUNTER1
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Outstandintg thank you guys.
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#3205871 - 03/27/13 08:04 PM Re: 1911 Stripped grip screw bushing [Re: FLTENNHUNTER1]
DaveB
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Slide by Numrich's. They seem to have everything and miracle of miracles, reasonable prices.

http://www.gunpartscorp.com/

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#3206944 - 03/28/13 06:57 PM Re: 1911 Stripped grip screw bushing [Re: DaveB]
Greg M
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Just know that if you strip the oversized bushing, you are done. They don't make a second oversize.
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