Scandium Frame Wear

  • Scandium revolvers - Ruger Forum

    Dec 11, 2008· Scandium revolvers. This is a discussion on Scandium revolvers within the Pistols & Revolvers forums, part of the Pistol & Revolver Forum category; What can the smart folks here tell me about the use of scandium and titanium in revolvers? I know they are lighter than steel, but ...

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  • Care and Maintenance of Lightweight Revolvers

    May 26, 2010· Today’s lightweight revolvers are a joy to carry. Small and bereft of mass, they ride easily in a pocket and even more easily in a belt holster. If you can tolerate the high recoil impulse of full-power defensive ammunition, they are a viable choice for concealed carry. A recent and extensive ...

  • What ever happened to Scandium frames? - Singletrack Magazine

    A “scandium” frame is basically and Alu frame with some trace scandium. Alu frames themselves are not especially popular now, especially at the mid to high end where a “scandium frame ...

  • Scandium Alloy Revolvers? | The High Road

    Apr 03, 2018· For me, it hit my hands much harder than a 500 S&W or 357 rounds in a scandium J-frame. Note the shooting glove I mentioned above, you will want one. I still like the 329, and it has its uses, but I can't picture shooting one enough to wear it out.

  • Scandium- sweet ride or poor reliabilty?- Mtbr.com

    Apr 24, 2018· So by using scandium/aluminium the manufacturer can ride a finer line between a sucessful welded frames and a bunch of broken frames. A scandium frame should be considered a lighter race type frame as opposed to a long term tough frame, for these reasons...

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    Finish wear on Scandium 340PD | The Leading Glock Forum ... · I don't know much about the Scandium J-frames, but have been looking for something for front pocket carry. I found a 340PD with a Crimson Trace grip that was a rental gun at a local shop. Get price

  • NINER ENCYCLOPEDIA - Store & Retrieve Data Anywhere

    NINER ENCYCLOPEDIA >> SPECIFICATION & SETUP GUIDE ... Alloy (Aluminum) or Scandium Niner frame is a simple affair: use common sense as your guide. Keep your frame clean, check your frame and components in between rides for unusual wear and tear, and give it a nice shine every once in a while so that it knows you care. In addition, it’s ...

  • Smith & Wesson ~ 327 PC ~ .357 Mag. - gunsinternational.com

    This is a Smith & Wesson Model 327 in .357 Magnum. Scandium frame in black, two-tone steel barrel, 8 round cylinder, adjustable rear sight and Brass bead front sight. Performance Center tuned action, PC trigger with trigger stop. Hogue rubber grips. This revolver is in very good condition with some finish wear present at the front edge of the ...

  • What is your experience with Scandium 1911 frames? - Topic

    Feb 02, 2018· I have the S&W 1911 Scandium Frame Commander. No problems with the pistol, carries nicely. If you do get one, remember to keep the rails greased well. I personally saw scandium framed 1911's that were not properly greased and showed excess, premature wear. Remember, the frame is still alloy, and the slide steel and grease is your friend IMHO.

  • 327 TRR8 - Steel Challenge ( Scandium Revolvers ...

    Sep 07, 2012· I'm not impressed with the amount of wear that I have seen on scandium frames. If they would build the same gun with the lite weight shrouded barrel, a stainless frame and a Ti cylinder I would try one. The weight would be close to the same and you would have a steel frame that would last. For me a scandium frame gun for carry would be fine but ...

  • S&W 1911 Scandium question | Handgun Forum

    Oct 12, 2006· Thank you for your email and question. Kimber magazines can cause a bit of finish wear on the frame, but this is cosmetic wear and it will not cause function issues. Your follower is most likely a step down follower, which the top part of the follower is free and right below this is the step down to engage the slide stop.

  • Why is Smith and Wesson the only maker of scandium frames ...

    Jul 24, 2015· Why is Smith and Wesson the only maker of scandium frames Discussion in 'General 1911 talk ' started by Molly ... what I understand is in a scandium frame from S&W this is very little scandium for strength and the rest is aluminum anyway! ... but if you wear a suit, the lighter weight makes all the difference on the hip UGA556, Aug 16, 2012 ...

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    Frame: Choose from Columbus chromoly, Santana scandium or Santana titaniumSizes: Small, Medium, Large, & X-Large. Custom sizing available at no extra charge.Built to your family's measurements within 8 weeksPricing: Quads starting at $8,095 chromoly, $9,595 scandium, $12,695 titaniumCall to customize build kit and drivetrain.

  • S&W's Scandium? | The High Road

    Jan 27, 2005· The wear properties of scandium are high as it is very hard. Smith & Wesson also landed the rights to a healthy Scandium mine in siberia as mentioned above. the kicker is the titanium that S&W chose to use in there cylinder's actually "STRETCHES" under pressure.

  • DE ROSA SCANDIUM - NGProBike

    The aluminum frame was born and grew to become the Scandium, a very light frame that matches the performance standards of carbon but is more rigid. Scandium is truly the vanguard of modern design and performance in aluminum. Frame 1280gr Fork 370gr Headset Size …

  • Scandium frame wear - 1911Forum

    Nov 11, 2017· Scandium frame wear Smith & Wesson. I just got mine a couple of weeks ago, I hate to admit it but I did scratched mine right under the safety which if engaged, you can see but I don't really think is a big deal, to me.

  • Strength of aluminum vs. scandium frames

    May 11, 2010· Model M&P 340: steel cylinder/barrel, scandium frame, 13.5ounces approx. Put those in there for reference... So between the 642 and the M&P 340, for example, the weight you save is about 1.5 ounces. I personally really can't tell the difference very well. So how does the strength of the aluminum frame compare to scandium?

  • Ti or Scandium frame?- Mtbr.com

    Jan 28, 2015· I have owned scandium frames, and I currently own a great titanium frame, one that I am confident I can keep for a very long time. I haven't had a scandium long-term to reach it's fatigue limits characteristic of aluminum, but I can say for certainty that my Salsa Selma Scandium /w carbon seatstays rode nothing like my Lynskey Ti.

  • Scandium N-frame longevity - Revolver Forum - Brian Enos's ...

    Oct 04, 2014· The scandium frames are better suited as a light weight carry gun and not a constant shooter. That pretty much sums up the established wisdom as I have understood it. I even seen differences in wear rates between the SW stainless steel guns versus carbon steel (stainless wears a lot faster at critical wear points) so I don't think I want to do ...

  • Scandium Frame Durability - warriortalk.com

    Mar 19, 2011· I like J-frames, especially the Airweights, and I bought a second 642-1 to complement my original 642-1. Why not another M&P 340? I intend to shoot my scandium aluminum framed M&P as my "default" range .38 because of the stronger frame ... and will occasionally continue to run Magnum loads through it ... and I'll try to wear it out.

  • S&W revolvers with alloy or scandium frames? | The Leading ...

    Feb 12, 2011· S&W revolvers with alloy or scandium frames? Discussion in 'GSSF' started by nsl, Feb 1, 2011. Thread Tools ... I have a 327 M&P R8. 357 N frame made of Scandium. Easy to shoot, very durable. S&W techs tell me this will wear as well or better than steel, even with full power 357s. carguy2244, Feb 6, 2011. carguy2244, Feb 6, 2011.

  • Niner Air 9 Large Frameset - 2009 | The Pro's Closet

    Condition. Pre-Owned Moderate wear and tear from cable rub, heel rub, chain, etc. Scuff and scratch marks to chain stays Scratching and marks throughout Images shown are of the actual item for sale

  • Review: Smith & Wesson Model 360 Airweight - Handguns

    Aug 23, 2018· Problems with cracking led to a change to steel cylinders. Today's Airweights feature scandium alloy frames and are among the lightest guns you can buy—and can handle a lot more power than the original .38 Special. The new Model 360 Airweight profiled here features a scandium alloy frame, finished in black.

  • How strong is scandium? - forums.roadbikereview.com

    Jul 26, 2006· Scandium alloys are about 10% stronger than other aluminum alloys used for bike frames, which is a significant improvement. Scandium frames are often ultra-light high end frames, so the resulting frame may be less strong than typical aluminum frames.

  • Scandium Bicycle Frames | eBay

    The frame has some scratches and chipping paint but these do not affect the structural integrity of the frame. These Scandium frames are notorious for chipping paint and the most significant is at the rear drop outs, the seat post collar and the paint has started to chip at the cage mounts on the down tube.

  • WTS - SW Gunsite Scandium frame 1911/.45acp ...

    May 17, 2019· For sale, SW Gunsite edition,1911 .45, Scandium frame, some holster wear from previous owner. Haven’t shot it much. Accurate and reliable. 2-8rnd mags, one original SW, one Wilson. Not sure about box or original grips, will look for box. $650.00. All laws followed. $25.00 transfer at local FFL I will pay for.

  • Finish wear on Scandium 340PD | The Leading Glock Forum ...

    Apr 29, 2011· I don't know much about the Scandium J-frames, but have been looking for something for front pocket carry. I found a 340PD with a Crimson Trace grip that was a rental gun at a local shop. From what I can tell from a short inspection, the gun is in good mechanical condition. I spoke with the shop's ...

  • S&W 1911 PD Scandium Commander for sale

    A 1911 scandium frame commander with minor wear. Less than 500 rounds. Comes with magazines, box, as pictured. Shipping will for sale by Steve Shaw on GunsAmerica - 918201143

  • Scandium Frame | eBay

    You are viewing a used Redline Conquest Team Scandium 52cm Frame Set, Ritchey Carbon Fork, Cantilever brakes. The frame has some scratches and chipping paint but these do …

  • Scandium 1911 | Single-Actions

    Apr 06, 2019· I think you are looking at starting with a custom ordered frame. Technically, you can wear through the anodizing on the frame rails and get into the softer aluminum below, but if you can afford to shoot enough to do that, a new frame is pretty cheap.