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Posted: 8/22/2001 2:30:26 AM EST
Damn! My AR gets soooo hot after aboput 200 or 300 rds. Is this gon-a f#$%up the gun?
Link Posted: 8/22/2001 2:40:03 AM EST
If you think that is hot try a FAL, it gets very hot after 3 mags!
Link Posted: 8/22/2001 2:48:59 AM EST
Ahhh, but the beauty is that it was designed to take some minimum amount of abuse, and 200-300 rounds is mere child's play for an assault rifle, IMHO.[>]:)]
Link Posted: 8/22/2001 2:49:00 AM EST
Sounds about normal to me, especially if you are using a M4 or small diameter barrel. I have a extra Heavy bullbarrel and it gets hot. Over a long period of ime it may cause warpage if you get it really hot for long periods of time. But using semi auto fire only I doubt it ever gets to that point. Now if you're "bump firing" that's a different story. sgtar15
Link Posted: 8/22/2001 3:05:09 AM EST
My AK gets real hot after about 60 shots of rapid fire.[}:)]
Link Posted: 8/22/2001 3:12:43 AM EST
I have to replace the sling on my SKS every so often because the leather tab burns out.paulw
Link Posted: 8/22/2001 3:17:58 AM EST
[Last Edit: 8/22/2001 3:16:50 AM EST by 7]
I had my Sar2 smoking (last Saturday) after only 60 rounds. Not bump fire, but close. I don't like to bump fire being a lefty... too much brass near my face. [:P]
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