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Old 09-19-2015, 12:13 PM   #1
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I plan to change my hammer to a stainless one (Wilson Combat) to match my trigger. Is there a need to get the WC sear for it too or I can use the original one? Reading online, it says using the WC sear in conjunction with the hammer makes a big difference. Any truth or it depends on the gunsmith knowledge? Tnx
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Old 09-19-2015, 12:35 PM   #2
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I'd get both. Better chance they might work together without any gunsmithing. Also a good idea to put some gunsmithing cash in the budget just in case.
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Old 09-19-2015, 01:45 PM   #3
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+1 what MR said. The original will work, but WC does a good job of properly fitting their parts to spec, so you may get a cleaner, smoother trigger out of it if you replace both.
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Old 09-19-2015, 02:11 PM   #4
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Also you might want to consider a sear/hammer/Main-Spring/Sear-Spring/+ package. It's basically a drop-in trigger job with the best WC components. It is about the price of a trigger job, with all upgraded parts. It's probably on Wilson's site, but I have seen it in the Brownells 1911 Catalog.
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Old 09-19-2015, 02:50 PM   #5
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Thanks guys.....will look into the package as well
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Old 09-21-2015, 10:53 PM   #6
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Wink Alternate Plan "B"

To follow Montana's thoughts, you may just want to purchase the "Total Package"!! Just buy a Wilson Combat pistol. It will save a whole lot of time, disassembly & re-assembly, fitting, adjusting and extra loud utterances of really ugly "Four Letter Lineman Talk"!!

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Be sure to let us know how your project works out. It does sound interesting. Should be fun!!!
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