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zaitsev44 10-23-2012 11:56 AM

M1917 Bolt Stuck
I took apart an cleaned my 1918 Eddystone, and I put it back together and now the bolt won't cycle easily. To get it to cycle, I have to force it open (not the best idea) and after that it cycles properly until I de-cock it, then the problem pops back up. Any ideas or help? Thanks

mountainman13 10-23-2012 11:59 AM

Did you take the bolt apart? You sure you put it back together right?

zaitsev44 10-23-2012 01:06 PM

I didn't take the bolt apart, just the rifle itself

mountainman13 10-23-2012 01:09 PM

Notice any difference in the trigger pull?

303tom 10-23-2012 02:16 PM

Sounds like the safety is dragging to me...............

zaitsev44 10-23-2012 03:11 PM

No trigger pull is normal. I'll spend a few hours in it later

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