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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 12/13/2005 4:11:58 PM EST
I am curious if I will have any problem removing the factory brake on my 20 inch Bushmaster and installing the MSTN brake? I have a barrel wrench, armorers tool and strap wrench. Any one done this before that can give me any pointers?
Link Posted: 12/14/2005 11:11:39 AM EST
It's not permanantly attached is it? If not, it's pretty easy to do. Just give it a little muscle and it will loosen up pretty easy.
Link Posted: 12/14/2005 11:20:21 AM EST
Make sure it's not permanently attached before you start!
Link Posted: 12/14/2005 4:41:41 PM EST
It appears to have a black washer under it and no signs that its permenent. Its a bird cage style build after the ban sunset.
Link Posted: 12/14/2005 5:13:47 PM EST

Originally Posted By DonD:
It appears to have a black washer under it and no signs that its permenent. Its a bird cage style build after the ban sunset.



Ok then, just wrench it off. Might take some effort at first but it will go.
Link Posted: 12/23/2005 2:56:35 AM EST
It came off easy with a barrel wrench and torque wrench combo. Thanks
Link Posted: 1/17/2006 7:48:32 AM EST
[Last Edit: 1/17/2006 7:48:49 AM EST by glock_this]
can't you just use an adjustable wrench found in any home shop?
Link Posted: 1/17/2006 9:59:16 AM EST

Originally Posted By glock_this:
can't you just use an adjustable wrench found in any home shop?



Yes it would have worked if you can get enough leverage.
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