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|05-28-2012, 05:28 PM||#851 (permalink)|
How is the pump stroke compared to the r7?
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Comprehensive High end SC marker review/comparison:http://www.mcarterbrown.com/forums/m...on-review.html
|05-28-2012, 06:04 PM||#852 (permalink)|
Join Date: Aug 2007
well it's more metallic feeling, the retro feels smoother in a way. not to say it isn't smooth, it just feels different. also I was using it with a return spring which took a little getting used to (it's a fairly stiff return spring), but I liked it a lot. Not as quiet as the Retro, and not as light, but a straight shooter. My greatest concern with it was how uncomfortable the grip was compared to the Retro, especially the second finger against trigger guard (even with gloves), but keep in mind these parts are manually machined, even the radius down the back of the frame is clearly hand-cut with file!
|05-28-2012, 08:41 PM||#854 (permalink)|
Join Date: Sep 2008
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|05-28-2012, 08:55 PM||#855 (permalink)|
I love the ccm 86, especially the hogue grips on the 86 that mounts to phantom/m16.
But put the hogues on the cocker 86 and the trigger guard really messes with your middle finger's knuckle.
|05-28-2012, 10:09 PM||#856 (permalink)|
Join Date: Aug 2007
I'm using panels on it, I swapped to hogue panels and it's a bit better but the frame ergonomics issue still remains (I don't really care though, I bought it for my collection, the Retro gets 99% of the field time).
Interestingly though, I put those panels from the Carter onto one of the Retros, and it's awesome! I might even like em better than the hogues, just the way they fit the frame and the profile from the back is hourglassy instead of mid-swelled. instantly felt like a high end 1911 in the hand, slim but hefty and balanced at the same time. Will investigate further
|05-29-2012, 10:22 AM||#858 (permalink)|
Join Date: Feb 2012
Didnt get it it just this moment BUT I have a 54 pound box marked as "out for delivery" on its way to me and it should be here no later then noon.. Im like a little kid on x-mas..
its one of two boxes filled with stuff and the 2nd is being shipped out today..
I have no idea what items are going to be in either box just yet..
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|05-29-2012, 04:40 PM||#859 (permalink)|
Join Date: May 2012
Finally got my .678 Eigenbarrel! Now I'm waiting on my new cleats.
EMPIRE AXE - REDLINE OLED
LURKER EIGENBARREL - EIGENBOSS BOLT
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|05-29-2012, 06:07 PM||#860 (permalink)|
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