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#7091289 - 02/24/18 10:52 AM Gunsmith recommendations near Allen
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Loc: Plano, TX
Looking for a gunsmith to either a) get my stock xbolt trigger down to 2.5 lbs or b) can try to fit this damn timney to the stock as the safety binds up when you tighten things up.

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#7091451 - 02/24/18 12:50 PM Re: Gunsmith recommendations near Allen [Re: HoldPoint]
kmon1 Offline
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Check with Scott at Liveok Accuracy in Wylie
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#7091459 - 02/24/18 12:55 PM Re: Gunsmith recommendations near Allen [Re: HoldPoint]
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#7091557 - 02/24/18 02:46 PM Re: Gunsmith recommendations near Allen [Re: HoldPoint]
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check the, JARD triggers . Much better option than springs. what's wrong with the Timney? I just saw they came out with a new xbolt trigger

1911 Academy right on 380
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#7091561 - 02/24/18 02:49 PM Re: Gunsmith recommendations near Allen [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Originally Posted By: Buzzsaw
check the, JARD triggers . Much better option than springs. what's wrong with the Timney? I just saw they came out with a new xbolt trigger

1911 Academy right on 380


Clearance issues apparently - the safety binds up when you tighten everything back up.

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#7091705 - 02/24/18 05:33 PM Re: Gunsmith recommendations near Allen [Re: HoldPoint]
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Going to Scott at live oak - he seems like a really nice guy.

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#7091725 - 02/24/18 05:43 PM Re: Gunsmith recommendations near Allen [Re: HoldPoint]
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[quote=HoldPoint]Going to Scott at live oak - he seems like a really nice guy.[/qu

He is a very nice guy and knows his stuff.
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#7091749 - 02/24/18 06:01 PM Re: Gunsmith recommendations near Allen [Re: kmon1]
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Originally Posted By: kmon1
[quote=HoldPoint]Going to Scott at live oak - he seems like a really nice guy.[/qu

He is a very nice guy and knows his stuff.



Thanks for the recommendation

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#7091777 - 02/24/18 06:14 PM Re: Gunsmith recommendations near Allen [Re: HoldPoint]
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Please report back your findings. Its good to know all good smiths in the area!
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#7091800 - 02/24/18 06:40 PM Re: Gunsmith recommendations near Allen [Re: HoldPoint]
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Will do

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#7092078 - 02/24/18 10:13 PM Re: Gunsmith recommendations near Allen [Re: HoldPoint]
Kevin1 Offline
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Registered: 04/06/11
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Loc: Allen Tx
Originally Posted By: HoldPoint
Going to Scott at live oak - he seems like a really nice guy.


I had some work done by Scott. I also recommend him.


Edited by Kevin1 (02/25/18 08:53 AM)

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#7092638 - 02/25/18 02:32 PM Re: Gunsmith recommendations near Allen [Re: HoldPoint]
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Just got back from Scott's shop. We spent more time bs'n than him actually working on the rifle. Very knowledgeable, fair prices, very accommodating from a scheduling perspective. Timney works fine now that it's been clearanced. I'll definitely be giving him my future business.


Edited by HoldPoint (02/25/18 02:34 PM)

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#7092857 - 02/25/18 06:22 PM Re: Gunsmith recommendations near Allen [Re: HoldPoint]
kmon1 Offline
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