Originally Posted by Trixshooter
PS. I was told, youtubed and read on dealer websites that these metal slides are drop-ins. SOMETIMES requiring minor fitting.
Now remember mentioned friends?
Well one of them also got a metal slide from different manufacturer, shooters design.
Guess what, hes having identical problems all the way...
Would a steel outer barrel make most our troubles dissappear?
Nope, you are just trying to mask an issue that you have not yet diagnosed. Buying any upgrade part will not magically "make most our troubles disappear".