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9/19/2017 7:27:10 PM
Posted: 1/21/2006 7:49:09 PM EDT
I went to take off my compensator and now the pin is stuck. It is stuck in the closed position (so when I look at it from the side it looks like it is not there)

It is sitting in the safe right now with a little oil driped on it. Maybe that will loosen it up

Any suggestions to fix this?
Link Posted: 1/21/2006 7:57:31 PM EDT
If the oil doesn't work then you may have to drive the cross pin out and check the spring. Could just be binding, but may have broke. Could be a metal filing/burr hanging it up.
Link Posted: 1/21/2006 8:02:04 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/21/2006 8:02:30 PM EDT by Yingster]
My dad said shooting it might work. Metal expands when it is hot. Hopefully enough to do it. I have never drove my cross pin out so that could be fun. I don't think it is broke because it is brand new and when I tip it over it doesn't come out.
Link Posted: 1/21/2006 8:04:05 PM EDT
Ive had them pop out after firing and getting the barrel hot. Chinese guns are famous for that.
Link Posted: 1/21/2006 8:05:50 PM EDT
Another good excuse to go to the range. I really think that will do it.
Link Posted: 1/21/2006 11:53:27 PM EDT
Shoot it and get it nice and hot. Thats what I have always done to get threadlock to loosen up so it should do the trick.
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