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  1. XD MOD.2
    Hello fellow XD’ers, I put a new compensator on my XD Mod. 2, 9mm, 4”. The vertical recoil travel went from 2” to approximately 1”. I’m very happy with it.However, now the cartridges don’t eject fully and get stuck between the slide and the feed ramp. I’m guessing I need a lighter recoil...
  2. Non-XD Handguns
    Hello, everyone. Just picked up my Hellcat (finally!) this afternoon and put 100 rounds through it. A lot more felt recoil than I had anticipated, but it is a pretty light gun. I was using 147 grain ammo, though. I suppose that would make the difference with a smaller pistol, as opposed maybe a...
  3. XD-M Discussion Room - XD(M)
    I've been shooting my XDm 5.25 9mm in IDPA for a few years and decided to play with the Carry Optics class. I bought the mounting plate from Springer and mounted my Burris FF3 sight with no issues. It's a slick mount. Initial testing with my mid range 9mm reloads resulted in failure to lock the...
  4. XD Gunsmithing and Maintenance
    Greetings, Shot our new XD Mod.2 Sc today; ran a good number of rounds through it so thought I'd give it a clean when I got home. I had cleaned/oiled it once previously (out of the box) in preparation for it's maiden trip to the range. The problem: When cleaning the recoil spring assembly...
  5. General Springfield XD/XD(M) Talk
    i was at a fun shoot on Saturday which some of the stations required six rounds only. After my fifth shot my slide remained open with the six round staying at the top of the magazine. Happened 4 times. It is my favorite Gun and have about 4000 round through it. The only thing I can think of is...
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