In order to participate in the GunBroker Member forums, you must be logged in with your account. Click the sign-in button at the top right of the forums page to get connected.

1969 Charter Arms Undercover

Sav99Sav99 Member Posts: 16,036 ✭✭✭
edited April 2012 in Ask the Experts
I shot my Charter Arms 3" undercover yesterday. After firing about 15 rounds or so I had two FTF due to light firing pin strikes. One out of 5 the last to two times I loaded it up. The pistol is all but unfired, in great shape and looks almost new. I was using Winchester white box. Any one ever experienced this problem? Thanks for any insight you all can offer.


  • charliemeyer007charliemeyer007 Member Posts: 7,346 ✭✭✭
    edited November -1
    Are you sure it was light firing pin strikes, the dent in the dud's is faint. Ammo that has soak up WD-40 will not fire. Try some other ammo (new and fresher). Perhaps there is some dried grease in the weapon. Take it apart, clean and relube everything. Maybe a new hammer spring is needed. Very hard to tell from here.
Sign In or Register to comment.