1987 SiG Sauer P225


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silversport
November 28, 2006, 09:13 PM
SiG/Sauer P225...1987

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Hey gang...I just to picked up a nice condition SiG Sauer P225 made in 1987...Tysons Corners, VA on the slide (two US places ago for SiG...pre Exeter and Herndon) and wondered if there is anything I should be aware of?
*I know it needs new springs as some appear to have little tension...the recoil spring does not feel as "tight" going on as I remember of my other SiGs from the past.
*The screws need replacement.
*The roll pins should be replaced (a couple I can EASILY push out).
*It could use new sights...I like the bar dots and I think I still have a pair or two around here somewhere but these were abused a bit (nicks and bangs)and have little "black" left on them.

SiGARMS is offering the $99 special, thorough cleaning and check up...ALL NEW SPRINGS and SiG Lite Night Sights...with shipping this seems like it might be the ticket, what do you all think about that?...
Thanks,
Bill

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10-Ring
November 28, 2006, 10:03 PM
Well done! Look forward to seeing a range reports & a couple of pics ;)


Oh - welcome to THR ;)

lunde
November 28, 2006, 11:34 PM
SIGARMS' $99 special would be a great value for your P225. Below are photos of my 1988 P225:

http://www.praxagora.com/lunde/photos/p225tt-left-full.jpg

http://www.praxagora.com/lunde/photos/p225tt-right-full.jpg

silversport
November 29, 2006, 12:32 AM
...thanks Doc...what do you think has been my screensaver today (prior to seeing your response here!...:D )...I am thinking about Tripp's hard chroming of the same pieces you show there...just trying to decide IF I do it, should I have it hard chromed first or worked by SiG first...:scrutiny:
Thanks for the pics and hope you don't mind the use of your wonderful pics for dreamin'
Bill

silversport
November 29, 2006, 12:49 AM
Hope these turn out...
http://i17.photobucket.com/albums/b72/silversport1/DSC00276.jpg
http://i17.photobucket.com/albums/b72/silversport1/DSC00275.jpg

Ok, so some new screws, all new springs and pins and new SiG Lite Night Sights possibly some Hard Chroming...whaddaya think??? This one was carried a lot and shot much less...inside it all looks great but the exterior is only rough on the surface...no deep scratches or gouges...
Bill

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