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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 12/14/2003 7:23:29 AM EST
Mine does, but not a lot. I have a new Bushmaster upper with a 20" barrel & I noticed that there is a small bit of play in the gas tube (in the receiver). The attachment to the front sight base seems rock sold & fine, and the bolt carrier does not hang up in any way.

Is this normal? This is my first 20" barrel & on all my 16"s there is no play or movement at all.

Link Posted: 12/14/2003 8:33:30 AM EST
Normal, mine does it too.
Link Posted: 12/14/2003 12:50:41 PM EST
Thanks Cliff. Does everyone agree...normal?
Link Posted: 12/14/2003 2:50:20 PM EST
I was wondering the same thing. My 20 and 24" barrels have a tad bit of play and my 16"s are rock solid.
Link Posted: 12/14/2003 4:17:31 PM EST
My Bushmaster M4 type has just a little bit of wiggle...just enough to allow for easy cleaning around the tube in the chamber.
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