Well, the board is either fixed, or it's going to run terribly. Cross your fingers and hope for the best. I'm at my technical limit right now.

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by CGSteve
Sat Oct 14, 2017 12:33 am
Forum: Italian Rifles
Topic: Carcano Test Shoot
Replies: 8
Views: 286
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Re: Carcano Test Shoot

Hi Rob, I just did the follower test. I can push it a decent way down before the pressure starts to be uncomfortable, but I have thin fingers so I don't immediately touch the sides. I'll try and take a pic of what happens when you try and work the bolt as you would under pressure with one round left...
by CGSteve
Tue Oct 10, 2017 11:03 pm
Forum: Italian Rifles
Topic: Carcano Test Shoot
Replies: 8
Views: 286
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Re: Carcano Test Shoot

The clip issue happens with every clip I own. I purchased all from LTC who claim they are original. Seems hard to believe, because this issue cannot be taken into service with the way they are. None of them exhibit any external wear. I think without the weight of a fully loaded one, the clip is so l...
by CGSteve
Mon Oct 09, 2017 10:04 pm
Forum: Italian Rifles
Topic: Carcano Test Shoot
Replies: 8
Views: 286
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Carcano Test Shoot

Hello all, I have what I think is a Carcano M91/28 Moschetto. I used the following links as research: http://candrsenal.com/terminology-a-quick-and-dirty-guide-to-carcano-rifle-models/, and http://personal.stevens.edu/~gliberat/carcano/models.html I have owned this rifle for a while but have only re...
by CGSteve
Mon Oct 09, 2017 3:04 am
Forum: Military Semi-Automatic Rifles General Topics
Topic: Israeli Galil ARM and AR rifles in 7.62 and 5.56
Replies: 5
Views: 2495
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Re: Israeli Galil ARM and AR rifles in 7.62 and 5.56

I have one in 5.56, I'll try to get you some pics some time. I only test shot it. They definitely put some more thought into the "AK" platform, lots of little improvements.
by CGSteve
Mon Oct 09, 2017 2:59 am
Forum: Military Bolt Action Rifle General Topics
Topic: Oh Crap - My Mauser Safety Doesn't Work - Now what do I do?
Replies: 7
Views: 4970
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Re: Oh Crap - My Mauser Safety Doesn't Work - Now what do I do?

That is a good post thank you. I definitely have some burrs on mine as it does not function right but I haven't tried to do any smoothing to it.
by CGSteve
Thu Jul 06, 2017 12:06 am
Forum: Military Semi-Automatic Rifles General Topics
Topic: Bren MK III kit
Replies: 8
Views: 7443
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Re: Bren MK III kit

Cool. I'll be having a semi conversion shipped to me in the near future.
by CGSteve
Mon Jul 03, 2017 2:01 am
Forum: Meet and Greet
Topic: Hello old friend
Replies: 1
Views: 3314
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Hello old friend

Hey everyone. I am glad this forum is back. This is the only place to find reliable info on older, obscure rifles on the net. I wasn't a huge poster on the old site, but definitely had activity and bought/sold some stuff as well.

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