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11/2/2022 4:30:06 PM
Posted: 5/8/2003 7:41:27 AM EST
A buddy of mine has a NHM91 with a wrecked muzzle. My question is: what are the steps to replace the barrel? we've already pressed out the barrel pin, but I wanted to ask here before we proceeded further.

We have access to presses, a lathe, etc. what kind of jig do we need to press the barrel out without damaging the reciever?

Also, does anyone know if a reg chinese ak barrel ( like the ones kengs sells ) will press in, or is the size different?

Or should I tell him to send the gun to a AK smith?

Thanks


brownells
Link Posted: 5/8/2003 12:35:01 PM EST
[#1]
The replacement bbl. will work fine. Shame they don't have any 20" heavy bbls. though...

Might try the other questions in the Build it Yourself forum.
Link Posted: 5/8/2003 8:43:24 PM EST
[#2]
Is it just the muzzle that's messed up?  Couldn't you just cut it down a bit and retain the original barrel?  It's a shame to lose a nice heavy barrel.
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