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1911 Slide Compatability

1911 mkii mk2 mk4 mkiv slide compatability

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#1 kilroy

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Posted 04 April 2012 - 01:04 PM

I've had a 1911 mkii ptpr a while. The slide shattered 2 days after I bought it and I just haven't fussed with it since. I just ordered a replacement slide from kwa but they didn't have any mkii slides. So they are sending me a mkiv slide. They said its compatible. However, I noticed that the mkii still uses a straight cut barrel and a bushing while the mkiv is conical and uses no bushing. My question is, with the mkiv slide and a mkii body and barrel, will it be compatible?

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Posted 06 April 2012 - 02:26 PM

The slides are best to my knowledge compatible for all the MK models but howerver the barrels for I & II are not compatible with III & IV.  They are cut slightly different.





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