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Old 04-28-2018, 07:35 PM
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Hi ! I have a gap between the yoke and the frame on my 629. The revolver fired about 50 round.

The yoke number match with the frame. The revolver is in good condition, one owner. I buy this revolver 2 year ago.

Normal ?
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Old 04-28-2018, 07:54 PM
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It looks perfectly normal to me.
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Old 04-28-2018, 07:57 PM
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Worry about something else
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They are not always a perfect fit. Looks fine.
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Old 04-28-2018, 08:14 PM
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Huh?? There has to be some clearance.
Worry about the crack on the other side of the frame LOL
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Too much free play in the yoke to frame fit (when pushing on the right side) would probably need attention but that gap is fine.
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Too much free play in the yoke to frame fit (when pushing on the right side) would probably need attention but that gap is fine.
Agreed! My only problem with my 629 was having the yoke screw and cylinder release screw noticeably back out after 150 rounds of full house .44 Magnums. I removed each screw, cleaned screw and the hole it goes in, dabbed purple loc-tite on threads, and screwed them 2 hairs past snug. No more problems and an easy fix! It's now my favorite revolver!
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My 629-3 classic 5" has that too.
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