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Posted in thread: Mauser C-96 malfunction on 05-25-2015 at 04:12 AM
The current bolt stop looks good, but without measurements of what the dimensions should be,
checking for wear is hard. Surfaces that should be flat, look flat. Nonetheless as I consider
all options I...
Posted in thread: Mauser C-96 malfunction on 05-18-2015 at 04:59 PM
Well comment 2 is the most applicable. Trust me, I know the difference between 7.63x25mm and
7.62x25mm. Mostly Fiocchi, but also 30 years ago some old Nazi stuff till it was gone. Worn
bolt stop is a ...
Posted in thread: Mauser C-96 malfunction on 05-17-2015 at 05:19 PM
This malfunction has been bothering me for 2 decades. I fire a few shots, everything is fine. I
fire another one and the bolt goes back too far and locks as shown. It can happen on the third
shot or t...
Posted in thread: Small carry pistol from a billet? on 02-20-2013 at 04:45 AM
Okay, I just found M11/Sig 228 blueprints on Scribed. Multiple versions there. Reviewed em.
Nope, let us not go there. Sheesh, those are some complex cuts. Been too long since I played
with one of tho...
Posted in thread: AR15 80% lowers on 02-20-2013 at 04:00 AM
Check out the vendor links at the bottom of for prices and wait times. Demand drives up
prices. There are other vendors out there too. Add the lower and upper and internal parts and
you are probably...
Posted in thread: Small carry pistol from a billet? on 02-20-2013 at 01:37 AM
We are in 1,000% agreement that taking a bag of mil spec parts to include a milspec receiver
and throwing them together while often referred to as a build is a long way from a true
build.Of course mix...
Posted in thread: AR15 80% lowers on 02-19-2013 at 05:41 PM
Generally no. The lower receiver is not where the primary stress is. Before beginning, go ahead
and watch (similar videos also exist there, as well as some how to anondize videos) and know
you also ...
Posted in thread: Cleaning a rusty rifle? on 02-19-2013 at 05:35 PM
Any reputable, professional, gunsmith will probably refuse to work on any gun that has been in
Posted in thread: Iver johnson pony extraction on 02-19-2013 at 05:22 PM
Failure to Extract is kind of unusual. The only time I experienced that with any gun was with
Wolff ammo where the laquer they coated the rounds with flaked off in the chamber so that on
the third sho...
Posted in thread: What would you do with this? on 02-19-2013 at 04:18 PM
Stuff a mattress of course. :)Fill some old shopping bags and give them to a bag lady.Find a
poor single mom running out of options and give her a stack for free.Mail 1,000 AR-15 80%
billets and jigs ...