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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- Sat Dec 09, 2017 9:09 pm
- Forum: Military Semi-Automatic Rifles General Topics
- Topic: James River made BM-59
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FWIW: the BM59 rifles have a reputation for violent extraction/ejection. A friend has a James River BM59 which, as-received, would jerk hunks out of the rim of all the brass-cased ammo he tried - he was forced to use Wolf steel cased ammo to achieve proper function, though ejection was still notably...
Slowbob is correct as to the fairly uniform bore diameters of the Krag and other early rifles - that is because the bore diameter is established by reaming, and a properly designed, sharpened and operated reamer cuts VERY close to size, thus, the nominal .300" bore diameter of the Krag and other U.S...