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Old 04-14-2018, 10:20 AM
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I have a 2.0 9mm 5 inch fde.
I love this gun. I have about 400 rounds through it now.
I just have one question.
It will eject spent cases straight up or just barely come out and hit me on the arm. I am left handed shooter.
Not sure this is a issue or not. I do not have the problem with my 1.0 gun.
It might be my imagination but I think it might be getting better.
I hope to put another hundred or so this week.
thanks for the help/info

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Old 04-17-2018, 11:32 AM
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My new 4.25" 9mm 2.0 ejects perfectly, and consistently to the right, and behind.

I suggest you look a little deeper into your pistol. There is something not quite right. I would examine the extractor closely, for flash or excess coating, and if you can, compare the ejector to another 9mm 2.0 to see if they look the same.

The comment that you think its getting better, makes me think its possibly the coating on the extractor starting to wear in.

Other causes for weak ejection are under powered ammo, and limp wristing.
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I have a 2.0 9mm 5 inch fde.
I love this gun. I have about 400 rounds through it now.
I just have one question.
It will eject spent cases straight up or just barely come out and hit me on the arm. I am left handed shooter.
Not sure this is a issue or not. I do not have the problem with my 1.0 gun.
It might be my imagination but I think it might be getting better.
I hope to put another hundred or so this week.
thanks for the help/info
I have the same gun, and have found it's a bit picky on ammo. Have you tried different brands/loads to see if the issue goes away? Love the gun, shot another 100 rounds through it yesterday. But it does not like lighter loads.
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Just my reloads and some tula steel case.
All work good in other guns. Including my 1.0 4.25inch .
I might get some ammo at wal mart and see.
Thanks for the idea.
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A friend has one that will not eject my 9mm range loads when he shoots it. It works fine with them when I shoot it. I lock my wrists and press my palms HARD toward each other to minimize gun movement from recoil. Combine my light loads with his gentle touch, and "the gun has a problem."
Brownells has ISMI recoil springs in lighter weights, which might be the ticket to tune the gun to your ammo and grip.
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I definitely have problems with Tula steel ammo in three guns and Winchester 9mm steel cased ammo.
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Just my reloads and some tula steel case.
All work good in other guns. Including my 1.0 4.25inch .
I might get some ammo at wal mart and see.
Thanks for the idea.
Yeah, I mostly shoot reloads too. My favorite load, which all my other 9's love, gives me a lot of issues with the subject gun. I went back to an older load I used to use, using 5.3gr of Win Super Field for 115gr plated RN bullets. A little snappier, but works the slide 100% of the time. I only use that load in that gun, so it's a bit of a hassle readjusting the press for the other guns, but I can live with it.

I've never shot any steel case ammo. The range I shoot at does not allow it.

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