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1911 Flat Recoil Spring Question

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Default 1911 Flat Recoil Spring Question

When switching to a flat recoil spring for a 45ACP 1911, what is the correct spring weight?

I know that the standard weight for a round wire spring is 16lbs. Some say use a 16lbs flat wire and others say go lower. What do y'all think?

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