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Forum: High Standard 01-20-2020, 10:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 216
Posted By LDBennett
Forgot to mention: In blowback operated...

Forgot to mention:

In blowback operated guns, like most 22 semi-autos, the extractor does NOT extract during firing. It is the gas pressure that does. The gas turns the empty case into a piston...
Forum: Model 41 Pistol 01-20-2020, 08:24 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,153
Posted By LDBennett
If the extractor is fitted correctly then the...

If the extractor is fitted correctly then the shape of the rim is meaningless.

Only the claw point should touch the cartridge anywhere and that would be at the exact junction of the rim and the...
Forum: High Standard 01-20-2020, 08:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 216
Posted By LDBennett
They don't list them on their web page so call...

They don't list them on their web page so call them.

Have you inspected your current one? There are only a few rules and one final test for the correct fit of an extractor in any blowback operated...
Forum: High Standard 01-20-2020, 08:01 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 760
Posted By LDBennett
The OEM spring is supposed to be 5.5 pounds and...

The OEM spring is supposed to be 5.5 pounds and the Wolf variable is rated at 6 pound Variable rate. For any of the Supermatics (The victor certainly is a later Supermatic) You do not cut the recoil...
Forum: High Standard 01-19-2020, 06:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 265
Posted By LDBennett
The correct link for Alan Aronstein is: ...

The correct link for Alan Aronstein is:

interarmstx.com

Alan bought Interarms from the family that owned it and changed the link to Interarms Texas.

LDBennett
Forum: High Standard 01-18-2020, 07:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 297
Posted By LDBennett
AHH......Did you remove the pin? Perhaps the...

AHH......Did you remove the pin?

Perhaps the plug has metal upset where the pin touches it, keeping it from shooting out of the slide with the pin out. It you use a punch and push it back in a bit...
Forum: High Standard 01-17-2020, 07:46 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,008
Posted By LDBennett
I shoot ALL of my many guns, collectable or not....

I shoot ALL of my many guns, collectable or not. I loath collectors because they take shootable great guns off the shooting scene and relegate them to the innards of a dark safe, keeping me from the...
Forum: High Standard 01-17-2020, 07:27 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 760
Posted By LDBennett
moonjohn and others: DITTO!!! The slide...

moonjohn and others:

DITTO!!!

The slide is not traveling far enough to eject or the ejector is too short.

I would change out the hammer and the recoil spring to OEM springs. Since who knows...
Forum: High Standard 01-15-2020, 06:41 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 760
Posted By LDBennett
The gas pressure extracts not the extractor. Its...

The gas pressure extracts not the extractor. Its job is to hold the empty case to the bolt face during recoil so ejector can get a reliable hit on the case to throw the case out of the gun reliably....
Forum: High Standard 01-14-2020, 07:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 704
Posted By LDBennett
YEP...SH...no button. That makes it even more...

YEP...SH...no button. That makes it even more uncollectible. But it may be an excellent shooter. I guessed without a detailed magnified look at the picture and assumed East Hartford meant an ML. SH's...
Forum: High Standard 01-13-2020, 07:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 704
Posted By LDBennett
The value of any Hi Std Target pistol is...

The value of any Hi Std Target pistol is multi-faceted. There is condition, accessories, exact model type, rarity, and where it was made. Yours is an ML series gun made in East Hartford (if you can...
Forum: High Standard 01-13-2020, 07:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 570
Posted By LDBennett
For most people knowing the approximate time of...

For most people knowing the approximate time of manufacture is adequate. That information you can get from the Tom Dance book on Hi Std Collecting (Amazon). What John Stimson (SGVictor) offered was a...
Forum: Rimfire Handguns 01-12-2020, 07:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,208
Posted By LDBennett
So this inexpensive gun failed horrifically and...

So this inexpensive gun failed horrifically and someone is suggesting just getting it fixed and using it again? Or worse yet pushing it off to some unknowing new owner where it may do the same to him...
Forum: High Standard 01-09-2020, 07:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 208
Posted By LDBennett
My experience with any muzzle device (brakes,...

My experience with any muzzle device (brakes, flash hiders, etc) is that they are very difficult to clean. Internally and in the gas escape holes they develop am almost tar like carbon residue that...
Forum: High Standard 01-09-2020, 07:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 445
Posted By LDBennett
You know, there is a Hi Std Collectors...

You know, there is a Hi Std Collectors Association that John is/was part of. Maybe they offer the info you need or can tell you how to contact John Stimson. One of the last posts from John that I...
Forum: High Standard 01-08-2020, 07:22 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 829
Posted By LDBennett
As point out, the Hi Std of Houston Texas barrels...

As point out, the Hi Std of Houston Texas barrels are a match to the Connecticut barrels (see chart!). While the TX Hi Std company is bankrupt, Alan Aronstein, the former production manager and...
Forum: High Standard 01-07-2020, 07:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 169
Posted By LDBennett
Put a small center punch mark on the pin where it...

Put a small center punch mark on the pin where it seats in the frame on one side first. If that is not enough then increase the size of the center much mark and/or do both ends of the pin (last...
Forum: Model 41 Pistol 01-06-2020, 07:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 726
Posted By LDBennett
Is this a Hi Std Victor only (and not the other...

Is this a Hi Std Victor only (and not the other Supermatic's) problem. I have never taken note of which models produce the most cracks. Anyone got input on this? How about a survey of model types of...
Forum: High Standard 01-06-2020, 07:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 829
Posted By LDBennett
If the "gun parts place" is...

If the "gun parts place" is Numrich/GunPartsCorp.com then be careful. They are known to sell counterfeit barrels marked Hi Std. I suggest holding out for the real thing. You'll have to figure out how...
Forum: High Standard 01-06-2020, 07:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 795
Posted By LDBennett
It is possible, I suppose, that they extra five...

It is possible, I suppose, that they extra five rounds beyond the initial five rounds elastically bends the sheet metal lips, screwing up the feeding. But my experience has been that the feeding is...
Forum: Model 41 Pistol 01-05-2020, 08:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 726
Posted By LDBennett
"Is it a balancing act with all semi auto 22LR...

"Is it a balancing act with all semi auto 22LR guns (blowback operated guns)?"

YES and NO ??

Some modern guns come with a buffer so Hi Vel ammo is probably OK in them. In general, if the gun...
Forum: Model 41 Pistol 01-05-2020, 08:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 175
Posted By LDBennett
Turtle1903's test is correct but.... first you...

Turtle1903's test is correct but.... first you have to check the purchase the extractor claw has on the case.

These blowback operated guns do not use the extractor to extract during firing. The...
Forum: High Standard 01-05-2020, 08:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 795
Posted By LDBennett
Don't waste your time trying to make Triple K...

Don't waste your time trying to make Triple K magazines work...trash them and buy Alan Aronstein's interarmstx.com magazines. They come preadjusted for most guns with hardened lips that hold their...
Forum: High Standard 01-05-2020, 07:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 545
Posted By LDBennett
The supposed best magazines are the ones made by...

The supposed best magazines are the ones made by the original Connecticut High Standard who went out of business about 35 years ago. So any you find may or may not have the lips adjusted correctly...
Forum: Model 41 Pistol 01-04-2020, 07:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 726
Posted By LDBennett
Here's the science: These blowback operated...

Here's the science:

These blowback operated guns are a balancing act. It is the recoil energy from the ammo against the recoil spring, the slide inertia, the energy to cock the hammer and the...
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