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9/22/2017 12:11:25 AM
Posted: 8/5/2005 4:16:58 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/5/2005 4:17:40 PM EDT by ohsonofa]
I think this part fell out of my cleaning kit that came with my pmkms, not sure what it is does anyone know?

circled in red

http://members.cox.net/outsiders/unknownpart.jpg
Link Posted: 8/5/2005 4:25:14 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/5/2005 4:28:14 PM EDT by sysop]
Wait, I've seen that part......
Link Posted: 8/5/2005 6:46:06 PM EDT

Originally Posted By sysop:
Wait, I've seen that part......




what is it what is it? *jumps up n down*
Link Posted: 8/6/2005 3:21:39 AM EDT
That is a "slave pin", used for reassembling your disconnector (semi-auto sear), trigger, and hammer retarder into the receiver.

Use it as if it were a FCG pin outside the receiver, drop the assembly into the receiver, then push the trigger pin through, knocking the slave pin out the opposite side.

Very useful for fat-fingered people.


Link Posted: 8/6/2005 6:02:10 AM EDT
Is this like "Ask This Old House"????

Seriously, Don't remember that pin with my PMKMS. I checked the extra parts I have left over but not there. Also checked the parts breakdown I have of the PMKMS and don't see anything like it pictured.
Link Posted: 8/6/2005 6:48:05 AM EDT
You're lucky-
It doesn't come in every cleaning kit. My PMKMS didn't have include one either.

Ever since I upgraded to Windows XP, my scanner doesn't work, but if anyone has a copy of "The Official Soviet AKM Manual", translated by Gebhardt, it's pictured and described on p. 31 as the "tapered pin."

Link Posted: 8/6/2005 10:32:27 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/6/2005 10:32:36 AM EDT by ohsonofa]
thanks Richard, I can rest easy now
Link Posted: 8/11/2005 8:22:41 PM EDT
That is exactly it. I got one with my Red Star Arms FCG. Nice thing to keep on hand!
Link Posted: 8/21/2005 6:12:27 PM EDT
Dammit-- now you guys made me have to go look--

--nope, didn't get one. Did get a very ratty-looking bore brush. But the kit is so close to perfect that I don't care. Oh well, there's another kit on the way, maybe it'll have one.
Link Posted: 8/23/2005 9:24:22 AM EDT
Got one in one of my mine from AA. Was wondering what it was.
Link Posted: 8/23/2005 4:35:52 PM EDT
Ratty looking bore brush in mine, but I did get the slave pin. AA/Dan's kit.
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