I got my new M9 in today from CDNN and it looks good. I have never shot one before, but for the price I decided I needed one for my collection. Thanks to the excellent tutorials on this site, I had no problems at all removing the ejector and action carrier. Every thing was dry and in need of cleaning and lube. My gun was made in 2000 so it has been sitting in a warehouse for a long time. I was impressed by the fit and machine work on this gun. Nice work and the barrel and slide lock up perfect without a bit of play. The only things I didn't like are the plastic recoil spring guide and the trigger is still heavy at 6.5 lbs, but it will probably loosen up with some shooting. Does anyone know if Jack Ash keeps the stainless guide rods in stock? If all goes well Saturday I will find out how it shoots. Sorry to be so long winded but for the money this seems to be a heck of a gun.