Originally Posted by Carolus64
I saw another forum user mention that he 'shimmed' his trigger and hammer to take out side play. What exactly is shimming and can an amateur do this with careful instruction OR is it better left to someone that has experience doing it? I do not feel my Blackhawk needs it but I am curious.
Hammer and trigger shims are mainly intended for DA revolvers, where the two parts may drag on the sides of the frame cutouts when shooting in DA mode. I can't see where shims would really be needed on a SA revolver.