on the fence about springer trigger job?

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  1. kirk22287

    kirk22287 XDTalk 100 Member

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    Well not really lol. I just got my XDM45 back from Scott yesterday and all i have to say is holy ****. Not only did it take less than 5 days from the time I shipped it till the time I got it back(virginia to oregon and back), but the trigger outperforms any of my other pistols i currently own. Next to my .45 compact its like night and day difference. I had him do the combat carry job with a requested 3.5 pound pull. Now I dont have a fish scale to measure the trigger but it has got to be right around the desired weight. I got a chance to take it out right after i recieved it and my groups tightened up considerably at 7-20 yards. There is little take up and a very clean break with zero over travel. I had to mentally concentrate (more than usual) to watch the trigger reset so I didnt let a round off before my sights were back on target. To put it short this thing is sick, so needless to say if anyone is on the fence about which trigger job to get or whether or not to even get one I HIGHLY recommend Springer Precision for any trigger work. You wont be disappointed. Ill try to get a picture or two up of the targets from yesterday. Damn i feel so much better getting that off my chest lol, well off to work.
     
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    how much did it cost?
     
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    kirk22287 XDTalk 100 Member

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    All said and done a little more than 200 shipped door to door and it works beautifully.
     
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    kirk22287 XDTalk 100 Member

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    And that was the combat carry trigger installed
     
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    How many pounds??
     
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    I requested 3.5 pounds I don't have an exact measurement for it but it has to be close the trigger is just better all around
     
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    do you carry your weapon with you? I am on the fence about a trigger job myself. I feel 3.5lbs may be to low for a carry weapon.
     
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    kirk22287 XDTalk 100 Member

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    yes sir carry it everyday. as long as you keep your booger hook off the bang button until needed you will be fine.
     
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    How much improved was the reset on the trigger in term of travel and positive click sound and feel?
     
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    Hey Brother.....I was the same way with all the trigger kits out there these days..........so with all the help video's and help pictures on XDtalk.... i got off the fence and i would have to say it was a fun learning experience......I've done about 5 or 6 now.....u can get trigger kits from Cayon Creek 4 starting at $25.00......and it came out pretty good, mine's right at 3.5 lbs and shoots great and I carry it everyday......
     
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    Travel to reset is reduced and there is a definitely noticeable click when it resets I suggest trying to find a buddy that has one done and trying it for yourself. It really is surprising how much a xd trigger can be improved
     
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    Kirk,

    Did you get just the trigger job?

    Has anyone done the trigger job and the factory clean up?
     
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    kirk22287 XDTalk 100 Member

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    Correct just the trigger job on my xdm45. I think on my xd9 service though ill have the factory clean up and all pins replaced when I send it in for a trigger. It could definitely use a factory clean up, I treat that old nine mil like a red headed step child lol
     
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    Springer did my open gun and it's great. I had the comp trigger and cleanup done. I don't carry it, but I just got a 3.8 that I do carry and will be sending him soon for trigger work.
     
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    kirk22287 XDTalk 100 Member

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    i agree with bansheex somehow i get the feeling that my other two xd's are going to be on their way to scott pretty soon.
     

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