July 29, 2020, 10:34 PMblueinterceptor
Sig 229 recoil spring orientation?
Does it make a difference? Why is one side painted?
July 29, 2020, 11:01 PMsigfreund
The recoil spring guide (rod) should be inserted into the tighter end of the spring. That end is usually the painted end.
July 29, 2020, 11:59 PMiron chef
Paint color indicates spring weight on OEM springs.
August 02, 2020, 01:38 AMblueinterceptor