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Installed a Wolff Shooter's Spring Pack In my Dan Wesson 715
April 9, 2018
5:48 pm
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I’ve had this kit for about a month and finally grew a pair and decided to tackle the project. Keep n mind that I have never done this kind of install on any revolver. It was much easier than I thought, largely due to shootist357’s average Joe tune-up post and MrQuark71’s YouTube video on disassembly/assembly of his model 15. It only took me about 4 hours to complete and test for function. The single action only changed by 1/4 of a pound(3 1/2 to 3 1/4), but the double action was soooo much smoother that it felt like the Colt Python that I used to own, but stupidly sold.

Next, I plan on getting the Firesight for the Ruger GP100 and installing it to compliment the EWK fiber optic front sight I already have installed. Then an EWK 4″ barrel and shroud and nice grips. I wish I had gotten a Dan Wesson revolver years ago when I had the chance. Could’ve gotten a Model 15 Pistol pack(with all 4 barrels in a hard case)for $450.00. Of course, that was in 1989. Oh well, better late than never.



April 9, 2018
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Gotta love a Man with a Plan! Good work and keep having fun.

April 9, 2018
9:14 pm
Ole Dog
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Your in big trouble now. Are you aware of Dan Wesson Acquisition Syndrome? DWAS. you will have that pistol pack yet I bet. And then a 44. And then….. 

April 13, 2018
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Let us know how those firesights turn out! I definitely recommend wolff springs! With the right honing, the gun will sing!

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