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Old 11-27-2018, 12:26 AM
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Thumbs up First exposure to the PA-63. Really like

A very astute milsurp friend just bought it, and other than the DA pull (worse than Polish P-64 DAs), it's a very cool gun.

Apparently they were designed for Hungarians to always cock the hammers before firing. This makes sense.

Note: It will be just a range gun, but I told him that some guys suggest installing the 19# Wolff hammer spring for both improved DA and reliable ignition.

I just re-acquired my original .380 Mak. in a trade, but would not mind owning the PA-63, though am no longer a handgun collector (had two P-83s, CZ-82, several EG and Bulgy Maks).
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Old 12-29-2018, 12:04 PM
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Actually the very heavily trigger pulls are common on Romanian, Hungarian and Polish DA pistols. It was considered a safety feature, you really had to intend to shoot the gun.
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Old 01-01-2019, 11:28 PM
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I have been carrying one for the last 20 years. I have 4 of them.You can use PP-K springs and cut like 3 or 4 coils off. Just be aware that it will lighten the single action pull to. Go too far and you’ll sometimes get light primer strikes. And stay with the light weight ammo and no +p at all. The will eventually deform the alloy frame.
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