Quick trigger question
This is a discussion on Quick trigger question within the General Firearm Discussion forums, part of the Related Topics category; I'll be brief. I was out shooting a week or so ago and I brought out the LCP and shot a few rounds just to ...
November 8th, 2011 02:52 PM
Quick trigger question
I'll be brief. I was out shooting a week or so ago and I brought out the LCP and shot a few rounds just to stay familiar with it. This is my second LCP and only has about 200 rounds through it with no problems at all. I was plinking away when all of a sudden I pulled the trigger and nothing happened, there was no resistance at all, the trigger had failed to reset. So I let the trigger out again after that initial pull and all of a sudden it resets like nothing happened and everything was fine. I decided to shoot a box of 50 just to see if it would do it again but it never did. Thoughts? Is this a potential problem or just an odd fluke?
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November 8th, 2011 03:17 PM
Possible you just short stroked the trigger. If your more used to other guns that have shorter resets it's quite likely...
November 8th, 2011 03:55 PM
This would be my first thought also, seeing as you're familiar with the weapon and have had no other malfunctions, I'd keep an eye on it for a few hundred more rounds and if it doesn't happen again, you've probably got your answer. I took my S&W .22 wheelgun out a couple of weeks ago and put over 500 rounds through it in one sitting and short-stroked 3 of them just because my trigger finger was getting tired (that's a lot of ammo fired DA for me at one time!)...anyway, wasn't the gun's fault, just a tired trigger-puller!
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November 8th, 2011 04:40 PM
Oh, I thought this was the "Roy Rogers" thread!
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