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Old 04-19-2017, 01:16 PM
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Default A "lock" thread...just an idea, not a complaint...

Originally Posted by BigBill View Post
If most would read the instructions on how to use the loc properly and not fiddle with it they would be ok. When I first purchased every new s&w with the IL I closed the cylinder installed the key in the loc and checked to see if the loc functioned correctly. I then unlocked it and that's the way they sit. Don't play with the loc with the cylinder open.
My manual says to engage and disengage the internal lock with the cylinder open, and that the cylinder may be opened and closed with the IL locked.

Maybe thats why mine locked up under recoil...