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The tension of the slide tends to correlate with the caliber of the firearm. A more powerful round usually needs a heavier spring to absorb the recoil to prevent damage to the moving parts. It also needs enough force on the return cycle to strip a new round from the magazine. Higher magazine capacity means higher spring tension on the rounds within it; leading to the need for an appropriate return force. Everything about the firearm you change can lead to a failure if not properly engineered. With all that said the unfortunate reality is under most circumstances you can not lighten the 9mm Parabellum to the same slide pull weight of a .380 which is actually a 9mm Kurtz (short) in Europe.

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Contact Powerline directly to inquire.

Firearms | Answered on Jun 10, 2019


sorry we are not playing with guns...

Firearms | Answered on Jun 05, 2019


Why would you need a letter of authenticity? It is a rifle, made by the company that made it. Authenticity would only be needed if your grandfather was General Custer and was the rifle he carried at Little Big Horn.

If you write to the maker, they will only tell you when it was made and possibly the dealer it was sold to.

You can find the date of manufacture on most makes online using Google

make model calibre serials

Firearms | Answered on Jun 02, 2019


Have you checked the barrel. If the pellets are coming out of the clip, they have to be in the barrel.

Firearms | Answered on Jun 01, 2019


Maybe apply some lite gun oil, and tap gently hopefully this will loosen it. Can be of more help if you can tell which part you jammed in there lol

Firearms | Answered on May 25, 2019

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