Kimber micro 380 problems. Dec 29, 2016 · John Galt. When both the 380 and the 9 had a few problems when new I didn't worry too much. Kimbers are tight from the factory and need to break in. After about 600 rnds the 380 started to fail to feed occasionally and after about 800 rnds it got so bad I contacted Kimber and received a heavier spring and guide.

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Kimber micro 380 problems. I have a Kimber Micro Carry STS .380 and need to see if anyone has experienced a problem like I had yesterday at the range. I have put several rounds thru this fine handgun using the stock 6 round flush magazines with no problems, always shoots great. I purchased some 7 round factory extended magazines so the gun will fit better in …

All 3 magazines I measured are Kimber factory mags. I really believe this is a 3 part problem and likely unless Kimber addresses the first, the others will resurface. Issue #1 - The gun frame at the magazine well measures 0.4093" and must be slightly larger than the magazine to allow proper feed and drop when released.

On the strength of quality, Kimber has become the world’s largest producer of 1911 pistols. Equally important; more law enforcement professionals, competition shooters and people who carry a 1911 for personal protection choose Kimber than any other brand. Nearly 100 Kimber models offer a wide variety of sizes, weights, calibers and features.685. 4,537. Michigan. Aug 14, 2019. #1. I bought a kimber micro 9 a little over a year ago. When I first started using it I would get misfires or soft strikes and I asked the guys at the store I bought it from about it. I was told kimber wouldn't even look at it until I had 500 rnds through it. I currently have about a 1000 rounds through it ...

June 26, 2015 By Handguns Online Staff. Kimber's new Micro is an honest pocket pistol, a .380 that shares a lot of DNA with the Colt Mustang and SIG Sauer P238. It's somewhat like a tiny 1911 in appearance and handling but different in engineering, and it feels like it was born in your hand. First announced in 2013, Kimber began shipping Micros ...A couple years back I traded a Colt Gov't .380 for a Micro 9. As much as I loved the Colt, I knew it could have peening problems on the barrel ...Micro 380 6 round mag problem. Just joined the forum and haven't come here to complain, just looking for info before I call Kimber next week. Have a brand new Micro 380 and shot it for the first time today. Man this things an accurate shooter for a pocket pistol- waaaay better than my LCP Max! Not one malfunction with 100 rounds …Reactions. 3,530. Dec 26, 2015. #2. A wild number of responses. I too think the Micro series to be very pretty. I'm just 380 poor at the moment and the Browning 1911 380 has first on the waiting list for me. With seven 380's on hand, I'm just going to have to pass. Like.8 posts · Joined 2019. #21 · Jan 13, 2023. Update: New Micro-9 STG as above, two new 7-rd Kimber mags, all with a total of 250 rds fired as noted in previous post. Today: both mags repeatedly loaded to 7-rd capacity +1 in the barrel on each reload. No FTF, no malfunctions. 150 additional rounds.2 posts · Joined 2015. #1 · Oct 31, 2015 (Edited) I have a new Kimber Micro Carry. With about 400 rounds on the clock, I am experiencing either a failure to feed, or a failure to eject on about 4 rounds out of 40. This occurs after 60 flawless rounds. After that the Compact Carry gets a bit dirty and I can notice that the slide seems to slow ...8 posts · Joined 2019. #21 · Jan 13, 2023. Update: New Micro-9 STG as above, two new 7-rd Kimber mags, all with a total of 250 rds fired as noted in previous post. Today: both mags repeatedly loaded to 7-rd capacity +1 in the barrel on each reload. No FTF, no malfunctions. 150 additional rounds.Jan 19, 2012 · 44. Kimber’s jumping into the tiny .380 1911-style pistol market, too, with their two new Micro CDP (custom defense package) guns – one with plain rosewood grip and one with Crimson Trace Lasergrips. These easily concealed minis feel great in the hand and feature front strap checkering, a beveled mag well and steel dovetailed sights. These ... I also own the Kimber Micro 9 CSE when I bought that it had problems out of the box. I had FTE problems. That one I had to bend the extractor on it a little and that seems to fix most of the problems. I have found that in that gun it will FTE if I shoot 115 grain. But if I shoot 124 grain the gun will shoot great.

Oct 13, 2017 ... 380 Carry Pistol and New Guns for 2023. TFBTV Show Time•203K ... Llama Micromax .380 1911 Shooting ... Kimber Ultra CDP 1911. sootch00•9.4K views.At under 14 ozs., this single-action .380 ACP micro 1911 pistol is ideal for small-handed or recoil-sensitive shooters looking for the ideal concealed-carry gun. The firearm is presented with an ...Military Veteran Turned Wanna Be Gamer.More content coming soon!Donations:Cash App $EverythingRomeoThanks for watching! Military Veteran Turned Wanna Be Game...Feb 3, 2019 ... I just purchased a Micro 9 stainless. Beautiful firearm, but first time out had 7 ejection failures in 105 rounds (5 Aquila 147 grain, no ...

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This Micro is part of Kimber’s Summer Collection–a group of familiar Kimbers dressed up in unfamiliar finishes. This one is Bel-Air Blue. As if that wasn’t summer enough, the slide has been buffed to a mirror shine that picks up the sun in a glaring way that evokes hot days on the range. The size is also keeping with the theme.

19 posts · Joined 2022. #20 · Jun 28, 2022. Update to my magazine issue. (post #13) In addition to sanding the baseplate as I described. I also installed a stronger magazine catch spring, sourced from Numrich. It was for a Sig P938 and is about 1/8" longer than the stock Kimber spring and fits with no problem.Just got a new Kimber Micro 380, my first semi-automatic, joining a couple of S&W .38 revolvers. I have not shot it yet but have many questions. First. The slide is hard to rack. Welcome to the forum. Others have answered your other questions well. As for racking the slide, it is not about strength, or the gun, it is about technique.Micro 380 6 round mag problem. DEG; May 27, 2023; 12 1K Mar 15, 2024. by ... Kimber Micro Carry Forum. 9.4K posts 2.3M views09/04/2015. A Bad Day at the Gun Range. Summary: Despite Kimber’s stellar reputation, the Micro CDP .380 used in this test suffered from serious performance issues as the …Jun 13, 2005 · Problem: Failure to feed last round in magazine. Details: With both hollowpoint and ball ammo, I was having a failure to feed on the last round in the magazine, maybe 5% of the time. I tried Kimber magazines, Wilson magazines (7 and 8 round), and Cobra mags. Some mags were worse than others, but all had the problem.

Reactions. 3,530. Dec 26, 2015. #2. A wild number of responses. I too think the Micro series to be very pretty. I'm just 380 poor at the moment and the Browning 1911 380 has first on the waiting list for me. With seven 380's …All Kimber Micro .380 RapidTuck holsters are available in cowhide or premium horsehide leather. Horsehide is a more dense leather than cowhide and also provides a more sweat resistant surface compared to cowhide. This can be especially useful in high heat and humidity climates where sweat is commonly an issue for extended season lengths.Super Micro Computer News: This is the News-site for the company Super Micro Computer on Markets Insider Indices Commodities Currencies StocksKimber Micro 9 Feed Issues. RyBread27; Dec 14, 2021; Poll; 44 9K Apr 29, 2024 ... Kimber Micro. 380 hammer stuck open. Rush85; Nov 22, 2023; 12 988 Apr 19, 2024 ... by GunGuy. 1 1 of 33 Go to page. Go. 33. Kimber Micro 9 Forum. 18.4K posts 4.6M views the perfect place for Micro 9 discussions Show Less . Join Community Grow …Micro 380 Desert Tan (DT) returned on Friday afternoon. Went to the range this morning with high hopes and was rewarded. Sent 150 rounds of American Eagle FMJ down range as well the the 7 rounds of Hornady FTX I had in the range bag; the slide did not lock back prematurely and performed flawlessly. There was no description of the work …TheStreet's founder and Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer said Advanced Micro Devices is compelling at $10 a share....AMD TheStreet's founder and Action Alerts PL...item 4 Kimber Micro 380 6 Round .380 OEM Pistol Magazine, Stainless Steel - 1200163A Kimber Micro 380 6 Round .380 OEM Pistol Magazine ... Kimber has a quality product my only issue is the base plates are a little sharp for my liking I prefer things finished Kimber is not the only company not smoothing out sharp edges etc just reviewing that's ...Small business grants can combat hardships in business. Here are some current opportunities for women, microbusinesses, and others in communities across the U.S. Most businesses ha...The slide stop is a slightly abbreviated version of the full-sized piece, and it works well for its intended role. Some used it as a slide release without issue. The Micro 9 Rapide (Black Ice) takes its styling cues from Kimber’s full-size Rapide (Black Ice) Model 1911 available in 9mm, 10mm and .45 ACP for $1,665.Driv3r, since you've now mentioned that the slide stop is engaging with rounds still in the magazine I'd suggest you give Kimbers customer service a call on Monday morning and describe the problem to them. This is the first time I've heard of this problem with a Micro Carry. Customer Service. Toll-Free: (888) 243-4522.Kimber Micro 9 Accuracy. The Kimber Micro 9 demonstrates commendable accuracy, delivering a satisfying shooting experience at the range. Despite its compact 3.15" barrel, it maintains reliable performance with a 115-grain bullet, generating significant muzzle energy, around 290-300 fpe. The pistol's design incorporates quality features, such as ...Light primer strikes. Problem was really bad Monday at the range, about every other round. This is my wife's Micro 9 and it gets cleaned and lubed after every range trip. We had some of this problem initially with Sellier&Bellot 124 gr, so we switched over to Fiocchi 115 gr and it was good to go. Monday we were using some Aguilla and Speer Lawman.Dec 17, 2023 · New Micro Carry is Horrible! This is my first post as I am new to the Kimber family.. I fell in love with the Kimber 380. I was so excited to get it but experienced problems with jams as soon as it came. I read up on it, called Kimber, tried a ton of different ammo and put it many rounds into the hundreds through the firearm. New Micro Carry is Horrible! This is my first post as I am new to the Kimber family.. I fell in love with the Kimber 380. I was so excited to get it but experienced problems with jams as soon as it came. I read up on it, called Kimber, tried a ton of different ammo and put it many rounds into the hundreds through the firearm.Discover the buzz surrounding the Kimber Micro 380, affectionately dubbed the “Pocket Rocket.”. This petite yet powerful firearm is causing ripples in the firearms community, thanks to its ...: Get the latest Advanced Micro-Fabrication Equipment stock price and detailed information including news, historical charts and realtime prices. Indices Commodities Currencies S...Same problems with 380 micro, FTE and FTF. Tried different ammo. Frustrated by the thought of sending new Kimber in for service. Lost confidence in the Kimber for self-protection due to unreliability. Shopping for different micro or compact, maybe a 9m or just carrying my J frame revolver for EDC--simple "Point and Shoot."51 posts · Joined 2018. #1 · Jul 18, 2018. Just purchased a new Micro 9 after going back and forth between it and the Sig 938. The Micro 9 felt better in my hand and I got a good deal on it (new old stock). Took it out to the range Monday and put 100 rounds through it with no issues. Today I took it out and after 40 rounds, the guide rod broke.

May 11, 2023 ... Kimber is synonymous with 1911 pistols of all sizes, like its Kimber Micro 9 Rapide Black Ice Pistol. But unfortunately, that name hasn't ...Kimber Micro 9 CTLG Kimber Micro 380 Advocate Sig Ultra Compact 2 tone 45 ACP Sig P238 HD Nickel Colt AR-15 9mm CZ Rami 9mm Glock 19 Glock 43 ... never had a problem like this in over 30 years of shooting. This is also my 4th Kimber. Never any problem. I suspect this exercise will correct the problem I had. Will report …Recently purchased a new micro 380 for my wife. Started looking on forums to see if there were any major issue to be addressed before we get to the range. I saw the threads about the recoil assembly, flat spring vs round. Called Kimber and have a new guide rod & flat spring coming. I also read about the slide stop pin working its way out but ...Jun 13, 2005 · Problem: Failure to feed last round in magazine. Details: With both hollowpoint and ball ammo, I was having a failure to feed on the last round in the magazine, maybe 5% of the time. I tried Kimber magazines, Wilson magazines (7 and 8 round), and Cobra mags. Some mags were worse than others, but all had the problem. Apr 4, 2019. #1. I've had a Kimber Micro .380 for about 2 years now. It has always been very accurate and reliable, save for needing a new mag catch which Kimber provided awhile back. Yesterday I was giving it some exercise when suddenly the slide locked up halfway open. I can pull it back, but it will not go forward more than about half.Weighing less than 14 ounces and with a barrel length of just 2.75 inches, Kimber Micro .380 ACP pistols are easy to carry and conceal. Slides on the Stainless and CDP models as well as all Micro barrels are machined from stainless steel for superior resistance to moisture. All Micro frames are shaped from the finest aluminum for integrity and ...My 1st Micro .380 had problems extracting/ejecting all types of ammo, but especially flat nose ammo. Kimber could not make the problem go away, so they replaced the firearm. ... Kimber Micro 9 CTLG Kimber Micro 380 Advocate Sig Ultra Compact 2 tone 45 ACP Sig P238 HD Nickel Colt AR-15 9mm CZ Rami 9mm Glock 19 Glock 43 …

Dec 11, 2022 ... In this review we take the Kimber micro 9 out to our little mini range, and put some rounds through it to test it for accuracy and ...Recently purchased a new micro 380 for my wife. Started looking on forums to see if there were any major issue to be addressed before we get to the range. I saw the threads about the recoil assembly, flat spring vs round. Called Kimber and have a new guide rod & flat spring coming. I also read about the slide stop pin working its way out but ...On perhaps the opposite side of the ejection issues, some Kimber Micro 9s experience failures to extract, leaving the spent casing inside of the chamber. This is usually a fairly easy fix but might require something like a knife to get the casing out. Most people who concealed carry also carry knives, but having to remedy this failure while ...All 3 magazines I measured are Kimber factory mags. I really believe this is a 3 part problem and likely unless Kimber addresses the first, the others will resurface. Issue #1 - The gun frame at the magazine well measures 0.4093" and must be slightly larger than the magazine to allow proper feed and drop when released.June 26, 2015 By Handguns Online Staff. Kimber's new Micro is an honest pocket pistol, a .380 that shares a lot of DNA with the Colt Mustang and SIG Sauer P238. It's somewhat like a tiny 1911 in appearance and handling but different in engineering, and it feels like it was born in your hand. First announced in 2013, Kimber began shipping Micros ...Try not to be swayed by a bounce. Employees of TheStreet are prohibited from trading individual securities. These recently downgraded names are displaying both quantitative and tec...I have a Kimber Micro Carry STS .380 and need to see if anyone has experienced a problem like I had yesterday at the range. I have put several rounds thru this fine handgun using the stock 6 round flush magazines with no problems, always shoots great. I purchased some 7 round factory extended magazines so the gun will fit better in my hand.Another great transaction from Buds, Thank you Buds! Fast shipping, two days, awesome. Okay so Kimber micro 380. Very nice little gun. Got it as a back up for ankle rig, works well, very comfortable. Very, very impressed with performance. This little …Kimber Micro 9 KHX my problems solved. My first day at the range with the brand new Micro 9 was for a CCW class. It did not go well. All the problems of not feeding , jamming, failure to return to battery, and failure to eject happened. I was disappointed with the new purchase so went back to the range with different magazines (all Kimber 7rd ...The Kimber Micro 9 is a capable and attractive little pistol. Small pocketable revolvers have been on the market since the late 1800s, and for well more than a century, the 1911-style has dominated the marketplace. Designed by John M. Browning, the Colt 1911 was the primary handgun of the U.S. military for 85 years.Run Federal HST 147gr 9mm and just recently installed the Galloway 22# recoil spring and the M*Carbo trigger spring kit. I've run into an issue with the spring kit, the new M*Carbo sear spring is actually making contact with the ejector limit pin (so much so that it actually wedges beneath it and the ejector loses all spring tension).Sorry to hear about the problems you are having with your Micro 380. I wouldn't be too happy either. It seems the Micro 380 and the Solo have more issues than Kimber 1911's . I don't own either so my comments are from what I read hear. I will say Kimber isn't the only company that has guns going back for warranty work.Run Federal HST 147gr 9mm and just recently installed the Galloway 22# recoil spring and the M*Carbo trigger spring kit. I've run into an issue with the spring kit, the new M*Carbo sear spring is actually making contact with the ejector limit pin (so much so that it actually wedges beneath it and the ejector loses all spring tension).The Kimber Micro 380 is not just another handgun, it's a miniature marvel meticulously crafted to the tightest tolerances. Borrowing from the iconic design of the 1911, its micro …The .380 I shoot most is a Kahr, and it choked on Fiocchi ammo. I think the rim is a different dimension than most others. In checking the forums, other guys have had problems with Fiocchi in Kahrs. While I've adjusted my gun to where it might run well with Fiocchi, I've found it easier to just stick with other manufacturers.Same problems with 380 micro, FTE and FTF. Tried different ammo. Frustrated by the thought of sending new Kimber in for service. Lost confidence in the Kimber for self-protection due to unreliability. Shopping for different micro or compact, maybe a 9m or just carrying my J frame revolver for EDC--simple "Point and Shoot."Jul 16, 2020 · On my Kimber micro 380, I **though** it was failing to load, BUT after being at the range yesterday, what is clear is NOT that it is jamming on load, but rather the slide lock lever is shifting up ever so slightly upon cycling, and causing the slide to lock back. Another observation I made is that when ammo shifts upwards in the magazine, the ... Smart move. Kimber discontinued the Micro because it was a POS. Kimber is the new Colt. Colt quality went to pot in the late 80's when they farmed everything out to save money. Then they continued to demand top dollar because they are Colt. The All American was Colt's Micro. It was a turd from the get go and Colt could not give them away.

The magazine release button has a profiled protrude, let's say a cam, that should be polished. It is pretty easy to disassemble a button, but I don't recommend you to do it if you don't know how to put it back. There is a small compressing spring inside in the button. The assembly procedure requests special technics.

2 posts · Joined 2015. #1 · Oct 31, 2015 (Edited) I have a new Kimber Micro Carry. With about 400 rounds on the clock, I am experiencing either a failure to feed, or a failure to eject on about 4 rounds out of 40. This occurs after 60 flawless rounds. After that the Compact Carry gets a bit dirty and I can notice that the slide seems to slow ...

Jun 13, 2005 · Problem: Failure to feed last round in magazine. Details: With both hollowpoint and ball ammo, I was having a failure to feed on the last round in the magazine, maybe 5% of the time. I tried Kimber magazines, Wilson magazines (7 and 8 round), and Cobra mags. Some mags were worse than others, but all had the problem. Find out how Water Bear Learning got its start in this week's Small Biz Spotlight. The concept of eLearning has become more important than ever in 2020. But many platforms still do...item 4 Kimber Micro 380 6 Round .380 OEM Pistol Magazine, Stainless Steel - 1200163A Kimber Micro 380 6 Round .380 OEM Pistol Magazine ... Kimber has a quality product my only issue is the base plates are a little sharp for my liking I prefer things finished Kimber is not the only company not smoothing out sharp edges etc just reviewing that's ...Reactions. 3,530. Dec 26, 2015. #2. A wild number of responses. I too think the Micro series to be very pretty. I'm just 380 poor at the moment and the Browning 1911 380 has first on the waiting list for me. With seven 380's …Micromesh gutter guards protect gutters from the widest spectrum of debris and pests. We've outlined the best micromesh gutter guards for you in this article. Expert Advice On Impr...New to this site but hope to get some insight on corrosion issue with my Micro 9mm Stainless. I purchased this a little over a year ago for conceal carry. Short time after firing maybe 50 rounds and cleaning afterwards I started to notice what appeared to be corrosion on left side of the slide, both inside and out.15 posts · Joined 2016. #1 · Oct 13, 2016. I had a really superb experience with Kimber service on the phone today. Short story, took only 5 minutes on the phone describing what happened with my Micro 380 and what our local gunsmith said and they have a new guide rod and spring in the mail. Longer story...Bought one of the first Micro …

fake old twenty dollar billunc acceptance rategenovese crimebutterball turkey fryer parts Kimber micro 380 problems lendmark columbus ga [email protected] & Mobile Support 1-888-750-8221 Domestic Sales 1-800-221-8306 International Sales 1-800-241-2413 Packages 1-800-800-6462 Representatives 1-800-323-9058 Assistance 1-404-209-2573. Summary: Walt Rauch’s review of and rating for the Kimber Micro Carry pistol, including a range report, photos, pricing, specs, user ratings and user comments. (Click here to see all of Rauch’s handgun reviews.) Editor’s Review The author’s Micro Crimson Carry from the right. Kimber based its Micro-series pistol design on the 1911 …. greenwich advocate obituaries 2023 posts · Joined 2014. #4 · Apr 30, 2019. I think the Colt 1911 style 380's are somewhat in demand due to being sought after by Colt enthusiast. I've owned and shot Colt, Sig238, and the Kimber Micro 380. I've found them all to be very similar in reliability, accuracy, handling, and actually price.I have a 380 micro and will never carry cocked and locked. I have been handling and carrying 1911's my whole life and always carry cooked and locked. No grip safety and you are asking for trouble. I have found the safety wiped off on my 1911 and am glad to know that my grip safety is on the job. I also find my mag disengaged on occasion … wingstop paducahamerican hero whiteville nc 2023 posts · Joined 2014. #4 · Apr 30, 2019. I think the Colt 1911 style 380's are somewhat in demand due to being sought after by Colt enthusiast. I've owned and shot Colt, Sig238, and the Kimber Micro 380. I've found them all to be very similar in reliability, accuracy, handling, and actually price. why is tmobile so slowlisa boyer age New Customers Can Take an Extra 30% off. There are a wide variety of options. The first Kimber Rapide pistols were full-size Model 1911s in .45 ACP (9mm and 10mm have now been added). They are built for speed and feature a lot of unique and stylish touches. The first Kimber Micro pistols were small .380 ACP pocket pistols. They are built for easy carrying.A couple years back I traded a Colt Gov't .380 for a Micro 9. As much as I loved the Colt, I knew it could have peening problems on the barrel ...Kimber Micro 9 Forum. Micro 9 front sight issue. Jump to Latest Follow 3K ... Had the same issue with a Micro 380 I have, called Kimber had it back in a week repaired. I know it shouldn’t happen but Kimber will make it right.