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  • Retired Electrician and now enjoy making AR tools and working on guns
  • Fremont - California,Fremont - California
  • Guns & metal projects
  • Retired


  • Posted in thread: Mini 14 Bolt Blues on 07-11-2012 at 03:54 AM
    OK .............Is the bolt loose in the receiver?If so, persevere and finally it will fall out
    as if why didn't it do that before.If it is not loose, is the firing pin the original factory
    FP, or an ...

  • Posted in thread: What do you use to change the hammer spring? on 06-21-2012 at 08:24 AM
    I made a couple sleeves with proper inside contours to capture and release the hammer spring
    off the pin punch used to remove the spring with the guide bar.Chucked one end in my drill
    press and used a...

  • Posted in thread: What do you use to change the hammer spring? on 06-20-2012 at 06:30 PM
    I just heard about someone using an old fork from the kitchen (if the wife doesn't see) and a
    small vise. The flat slides through the fork.Good idea but still has the possibility to launch
    into >>>>>>...

  • Posted in thread: What do you use to change the hammer spring? on 06-20-2012 at 04:11 PM
    I would like to hear how the masses here change the Mini hammer spring after removing from the
    trigger group.I remember having had some struggles in the past, but recently knew I had several
    to do so ...

  • Posted in thread: Gun Cleaning Input on 10-04-2011 at 09:05 PM
    I used to clean after every time I shoot.Now I let it ride for up to a couple hundred rounds
    unless I used a powder that was extremely dirty. Trick is not to have to much oil to catch
    dust, powder etc...

  • Posted in thread: Mini 14 at the range on 09-18-2011 at 04:36 PM
    Are you certain the scope is any good and holding zero?+1 for the above. Often overlooked and
    when found to be guilty, few admit to it.There is hope for your (any) Mini. As mentioned, read
    the stickie...

  • Posted in thread: Ruger 10/22 Sporter Contest on 07-15-2011 at 09:56 PM
    Did the "Like" on Facebook.Please enter me too.............. :-))

  • Posted in thread: Tired of the Hate and lack of mutual respect on 11-07-2010 at 03:12 AM
    It is all good........well, in some states anyway.I got a Mini when California didn't allow
    AR's anymore, and asked what would fit the bill for 3-gun. I was told a Mini.Got one, shot it
    some, and was ...

  • Posted in thread: 10-Round Factory Mags on 10-30-2010 at 06:54 AM
    Andeans has had them for $28.Out now and go fast when available. Get on wait list to be
    notified when available. Worked for me last time.Andean firearms & gun accessory store:
    Magazine, for Mini-14, ....

  • Posted in thread: Ar-10 on 10-30-2010 at 06:18 AM
    Mongo is correct ... there are 2 different common patterns.The original 1950's AR10 and the
    DPMS use the same mag, which is the original designThe new production AR10's made in the last
    10 years or so...