Jump to content
Brian Enos's Forums... Maku mozo!
Sign in to follow this  
RangerMcFadden

Super GP100 Out in 9mm

Recommended Posts

25 minutes ago, IHAVEGAS said:

 

Anybody know of a revolversmith that is set up to do this for 9mm?

 

Ruger basically told me to pack sand (but were polite about it). TK custom would hone & polish but not cut. 

Call TK Custom they might do it and try Pinnacle Custom. I can’t remember the place but it is some where in Texas I had a Ruger 45LC that all the chambers were different and he cut them all to the same. If I think 🤔 of the name I will send it to you 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
51 minutes ago, revoman said:

Pinnacle Custom

 

That did it!

 

Thanks. Really nice guy to talk to on the phone.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Just received this from Dave Olhasso.  

 

 

 

 

On Apr 6, 2020, at 12:48 PM, David Olhasso wrote:
Hi,
 
I am actually in the process of having a specific cutter made by Manson Precision to adjust the new Ruger chambers to very closely resemble the chambers of your your s&w 9mm revolvers. It will be a couple of weeks till I have the cutter, but the end result will be a very repeatable process that should allow identical ammo between both gun and allow the Ruger to run .358 lead/coated bullets.
 
I will keep you informed.
 
-dave

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I have them same issue with mine.

My ammo for my 929 will not drop all the way in.

Really don't want to load different ammo just for the Ruger.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
3 minutes ago, CMason5859 said:

I have them same issue with mine.

My ammo for my 929 will not drop all the way in.

Really don't want to load different ammo just for the Ruger.

 

If I was in a hurry I would not hesitate to send my cylinder to Pinnacle. I am not so I think I will wait for Mr.Olhasso to get the cutter.

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Any idea what are the throats running on these?  ( I ask that knowing full well from experiance they may start out right in the first runs and then go wonky after time) Wondering if it's a chamber issue or just a throating issue.

 

As many of you probably know, Ruger has a loooong history of undersized throats. But especially on rimless cartridges I guess because it aids headspacing. (their 30 Carbine throats can be absolutely tiny! Seen them as small as .305")  Though most of the .357" guns I worked on weren't bad really. I know I was sent a couple 9mm SP-101's years ago, but it was so long ago I can't recall if I did anything to them or not. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Sign in to follow this  

×
×
  • Create New...