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Old 09-21-2016, 05:25 PM   #1
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Two piece guide rod- ultra carry

Recently purchased a Kimber ultra carry and have put 200 rounds through with one failure to eject. Very accurate pistol. I found out the hard way that there is a two pice guide rod as I came home to clean today and saw the end missing. Quick trip back to the Range and I found it. I used some blue lock tight and screwed it back in. Hopefully this will do the trick in keeping it from being dislodged.
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Yep, mine did the same thing, but it took about 1,600 rounds. I'm thinking it was my fault because I replace the recoil springs and didn't put the loctite on it before reassembly. So far so good after using the loctite
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It sounds like you got lucky, you were able to find the missing half. I like episodes that because they are easily corrected and never forgotten.
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