Anyone familiar with the V. Bernardelli 25 cal. vest pocket pistol? I have had this little auto for probably 30 years without shooting it. I finally took it to the range and found that it had a broken firing pin. I was lucky enough to find one and am having trouble putting the auto back together. The problem is that now the small hourglass locking mechanism won't lock in. I don't see anything broken. Is there a trick to relocking the slide? The hourglass piece moves freely and the release button is still functioning. Any suggestions?
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March 7, 2011, 10:57 PM
If no luck, PM a moderator and we can move this to Firearms Research. If that doesn't work, we can try the semi-auto forum. :)