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Old February 15th, 2017, 09:06 AM   #1
 
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Hey everyone. New to the forum, I just bought my first rimfire pistol. I got the Mark IV 22/45 lite. I am looking to upgrade the trigger and see quite a few threads on the topic but Im a little confused. I see a lot of people putting in a Volquartsen Accurizing Kit but swapping the trigger out for a Victory. Can anyone explain why? I guess what i dont understand is if so many people like the Victory trigger then why start with Volquartsen to begin with?



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Hey everyone. New to the forum, I just bought my first rimfire pistol. I got the Mark IV 22/45 lite. I am looking to upgrade the trigger and see quite a few threads on the topic but Im a little confused. I see a lot of people putting in a Volquartsen Accurizing Kit but swapping the trigger out for a Victory. Can anyone explain why? I guess what i dont understand is if so many people like the Victory trigger then why start with Volquartsen to begin with?
I installed the Volquartsen Accurizing Kit in my MK IV Target and am very happy with it. I personally do not like the looks of the Victory trigger or the FLAT FACE of the trigger but I guess some people do. In my opinion the trigger face should be rounded like your finger as it is on almost every trigger ever made . . . But there are a few flat triggers made that some people like....

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Welcome from California's High Desert and to the forum. Answers are found here.
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The whole kit is not really needed if you are wanting to use a TK Victory trigger. The Volquartson parts needed are the Target Sear and a Mkll Hammer Bushing to complete the best trigger 99% of the people will need. If you are into competition and are one of the few that might be able to feel a 1% change in the trigger then get the Mkll Hammer too. While you have the disconnect bar out clean up all the edges and give it a good polish with 800 grit sandpaper. Remove and set aside the parts for the magazine safety.
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Hey everyone. New to the forum, I just bought my first rimfire pistol. I got the Mark IV 22/45 lite. I am looking to upgrade the trigger and see quite a few threads on the topic but Im a little confused. I see a lot of people putting in a Volquartsen Accurizing Kit but swapping the trigger out for a Victory. Can anyone explain why? I guess what i dont understand is if so many people like the Victory trigger then why start with Volquartsen to begin with?
Welcome from the free state of Washington. I went with a Volquartsen sear, stock springs and hammer. Then I went with some parts you won't be needing from Tandemkross (you lucky devil). I agree on the trigger though. Unless you are using flat faced triggers on other firearms , you might not need that. I have a stock trigger and it has dine just fine for me for the past 2500+ rounds.
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Ok I see now. the Tandemkross and Volquartsen arent the same kits. For some reason I thought you got all the same parts in each. I ordered the Volquartsen. Unfortunately its on 4 week back order. grrrrr
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Ok I see now. the Tandemkross and Volquartsen arent the same kits. For some reason I thought you got all the same parts in each. I ordered the Volquartsen. Unfortunately its on 4 week back order. grrrrr
Did you try looking for the same thing on Midway, e-bay or amazon, often they have the same things , many times at a lower cost and with better delivery terms. You could still check and then cancel if you find terms more to your liking.
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Highly recommend.... bonus is they have free shipping.
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Highly recommend.... bonus is they have free shipping.
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+1

I have purchased through Rimfiresports a number of times. Delivery is usually pretty quick too.

Volquartsen honors their products purchased though other vendors as well. I had purchased a VQ extractor though RFS and it broke after just a few thousand rounds. Scott V said it wasn't heat treated properly and sent a replacement within a couple days. So, both are standup companies in my book!
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