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Re: Cleaning elite combat

 by inletguy ¦  Sat Mar 23, 2019 5:26 pm ¦  Forum: CANIK (CENTURY & TRISTAR) GENERAL DISCUSSIONS ¦  Topic: Cleaning elite combat ¦  Replies: 5 ¦  Views: 1255

Can you compare this product with Ballistol? Thanks-are use Balesto to spray into the boar, let it rest 15 minutes then run bore snake through eight times-also wipe down the outside of the gun with it -Also use it Winfield stripping to clean the frame and slide-use it anywhere in the manual says to ...

Re: Cleaning elite combat

 by inletguy ¦  Wed Mar 20, 2019 9:29 pm ¦  Forum: CANIK (CENTURY & TRISTAR) GENERAL DISCUSSIONS ¦  Topic: Cleaning elite combat ¦  Replies: 5 ¦  Views: 1255

tell me about the Slip 725 cleaner, please- also, Dremel tip....can't use Q tip?

Cleaning elite combat

 by inletguy ¦  Wed Mar 20, 2019 8:54 pm ¦  Forum: CANIK (CENTURY & TRISTAR) GENERAL DISCUSSIONS ¦  Topic: Cleaning elite combat ¦  Replies: 5 ¦  Views: 1255

CIeaned my gun when unboxed it . Normally after shooting, I clean bore( Ballistol and bore snake), chamber , breach face...shoot 200 rounds, and then field strip, clean, lube. using this protocol, I stripped , cleaned, etc. It was really dirty when I broke it down....using Speer Lawman 124 grain whi...

Re: holsters

 by inletguy ¦  Sat Mar 16, 2019 9:32 pm ¦  Forum: CANIK (CENTURY & TRISTAR) GENERAL DISCUSSIONS ¦  Topic: holsters ¦  Replies: 14 ¦  Views: 2761

any suggestions for IWB for elite combat

holsters

 by inletguy ¦  Sat Mar 16, 2019 8:47 pm ¦  Forum: CANIK (CENTURY & TRISTAR) GENERAL DISCUSSIONS ¦  Topic: holsters ¦  Replies: 14 ¦  Views: 2761

Is anyone using holsters that come with SFX and elite combat? if so, how do you like them?

which magazine?

 by inletguy ¦  Sat Mar 16, 2019 8:38 pm ¦  Forum: CANIK (CENTURY & TRISTAR) GENERAL DISCUSSIONS ¦  Topic: which magazine? ¦  Replies: 3 ¦  Views: 882

when range shooting the elite combat, do you use both the flush mag and the extended one....or just one

Switching back straps

 by inletguy ¦  Sat Mar 09, 2019 6:27 pm ¦  Forum: CANIK (CENTURY & TRISTAR) GENERAL DISCUSSIONS ¦  Topic: Switching back straps ¦  Replies: 6 ¦  Views: 2511

which size comes on the elite combat & which one comes in the box...I believe medium comes on gun and Large in box-think I finally found a L on inside of back strap in box, but not sure it is an L NOthing in manual about switching them - I have switched backstraps on Walthers, so guess it is the...

elite combat threaded barrel

 by inletguy ¦  Fri Mar 08, 2019 7:57 pm ¦  Forum: CANIK (CENTURY & TRISTAR) GENERAL DISCUSSIONS ¦  Topic: elite combat threaded barrel ¦  Replies: 2 ¦  Views: 728

How tight should the cap be on the elite combat when shooting. It took my friend with the strongest hands I've ever seen several tries to get it off with wrench when I got gun new. Now, when shooting it gets loose...doesn't come off or anything, but wondering if this is normal...and should I use wre...

Re: TP9 SFX range report

 by inletguy ¦  Thu Mar 07, 2019 8:43 pm ¦  Forum: CANIK REVIEWS AND RANGE REPORTS ¦  Topic: TP9 SFX range report ¦  Replies: 7 ¦  Views: 1979

My SFX is now one of my favorite guns....no malfunctions....love the trigger from the factory

Re: Ammo for elite combat

 by inletguy ¦  Fri Mar 01, 2019 8:03 pm ¦  Forum: CANIK (CENTURY & TRISTAR) GENERAL DISCUSSIONS ¦  Topic: Ammo for elite combat ¦  Replies: 6 ¦  Views: 1543

shot my elite combat with my American Eagle 124 gr. today....no problems at all...must just have needed breaking in.

really like the gun & trigger...although can't say better than my SFX trigger. Glad I bought it.

Ammo for elite combat

 by inletguy ¦  Thu Feb 28, 2019 4:59 pm ¦  Forum: CANIK (CENTURY & TRISTAR) GENERAL DISCUSSIONS ¦  Topic: Ammo for elite combat ¦  Replies: 6 ¦  Views: 1543

shot my new elite combat today for first time....used a box of American Eagle 9mm 124 grain. Had a number of stovepipes, failure to feed. Had been told by Lucky Gunner that American Eagle was pretty hot. Well, went out into store & asked if they any NATO 9mm 124 grain -guy said no, just had 115 ...

Re: removing threade barrel

 by inletguy ¦  Wed Feb 27, 2019 8:41 pm ¦  Forum: CANIK (CENTURY & TRISTAR) GENERAL DISCUSSIONS ¦  Topic: removing threade barrel ¦  Replies: 8 ¦  Views: 1943

My neighbor, who has the strongest hands I know of finally got it after almost giving up. Finished stripping, cleaning, lubing....will shoot tomorrow

removing threade barrel

 by inletguy ¦  Wed Feb 27, 2019 5:18 pm ¦  Forum: CANIK (CENTURY & TRISTAR) GENERAL DISCUSSIONS ¦  Topic: removing threade barrel ¦  Replies: 8 ¦  Views: 1943

Got elite combat today - can't remove the thread.....yes, a screwing with wrench clockwise, and it won't move-Help

Shoot it right out of the box?

 by inletguy ¦  Tue Feb 26, 2019 8:05 pm ¦  Forum: CANIK (CENTURY & TRISTAR) GENERAL DISCUSSIONS ¦  Topic: Shoot it right out of the box? ¦  Replies: 13 ¦  Views: 2193

got an Elite Combat coming tomorrow. Is it ok to shoot a couple hundred rounds out of the box....or do I need to strip, clean, and lube first?

Re: Another as good

 by inletguy ¦  Fri Feb 22, 2019 8:45 pm ¦  Forum: CANIK REVIEWS AND RANGE REPORTS ¦  Topic: Another as good ¦  Replies: 11 ¦  Views: 2180

Considering the Elite Combat with the flat faced trigger...does anyone have it and the SFX...if so can you tell if the triggers are equal (even though different configuration). As I said , love my SFX, and would like another Canik if equal in quality -mainly trigger

Another as good

 by inletguy ¦  Sun Feb 17, 2019 8:21 pm ¦  Forum: CANIK REVIEWS AND RANGE REPORTS ¦  Topic: Another as good ¦  Replies: 11 ¦  Views: 2180

Love my SP9SFX - Is there another Canik gun that good?

Re: Failure to eject

 by inletguy ¦  Sun Feb 03, 2019 6:34 pm ¦  Forum: CANIK REVIEWS AND RANGE REPORTS ¦  Topic: Failure to eject ¦  Replies: 31 ¦  Views: 10362

have run several hundred rounds thru it....no failure to eject at all. Love the gun

Re: Failure to eject

 by inletguy ¦  Sun Feb 03, 2019 6:32 pm ¦  Forum: CANIK REVIEWS AND RANGE REPORTS ¦  Topic: Failure to eject ¦  Replies: 31 ¦  Views: 10362

have shot several hundred rounds thru it....no failure to eject at all. Love the gun

Hitting High

 by inletguy ¦  Thu Jan 17, 2019 8:12 pm ¦  Forum: CANIK (CENTURY & TRISTAR) GENERAL DISCUSSIONS ¦  Topic: Hitting High ¦  Replies: 4 ¦  Views: 1429

my shots seem to be high....when I miss, it is always high...straight up high. Probably me, but has anyone had this problem.

BTW....my SFX is new, has about 400 rounds thru it

Sight Picture

 by inletguy ¦  Wed Jan 16, 2019 7:58 pm ¦  Forum: GENERAL FIREARM DISCUSSIONS (Non-Canik) ¦  Topic: Sight Picture ¦  Replies: 2 ¦  Views: 720

Is the Tp9 SFX set up for combat or six o'clock hold sight picture? thanks

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