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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 2/24/2006 1:33:33 PM EST
I'm, trying to field strip my new DPMS and it has some sort of orange plastic thing wedged in the chamber, and it won't come out from either way. What is the trick to getting this stupid thing out!!??
Link Posted: 2/24/2006 1:34:47 PM EST
can you lock the bolt back and thunk it out with a cleaning rod?
Link Posted: 2/24/2006 1:40:09 PM EST
Link Posted: 2/24/2006 2:12:00 PM EST
That’s an air soft rifle, your not supposed to remove the orange thing from the barrel!
Link Posted: 2/24/2006 2:36:21 PM EST
+1 for sweeeet burn!

Might be empty chamber indicator which had the bolt slammed home on it ???
Link Posted: 2/24/2006 2:46:57 PM EST
Pull the charging handle back and slam the but on the ground
Link Posted: 2/24/2006 2:49:57 PM EST
Take a wooden rod and a mallet, slip the wooden rod down the barrel and tap it with the mallet. Don’t wack on it and bust off the rod in the barrel but give it good solid taps. You don’t need an additional item stuck in the barrel.
Link Posted: 2/24/2006 2:53:00 PM EST
Lesson One. Don't buy DPMS

Sua Sponte,

So endeth the lesson
Link Posted: 2/24/2006 2:57:33 PM EST
don't panic and relax the sphincter
Link Posted: 2/24/2006 3:36:14 PM EST
chamber a round and shoot it out...

you better not...
Link Posted: 2/24/2006 3:37:00 PM EST

Originally Posted By chris157c:
chamber a round and shoot it out...

you better not...

Ohhh shit.....I can see the headlines now!
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 7:08:56 AM EST
Am I the only one this whole topic worries?

Link Posted: 2/25/2006 7:24:42 AM EST

Originally Posted By RatSass:
Am I the only one this whole topic worries?

Don't act like you give a rat sass how he get's it out...

cool name by the way...
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 7:46:20 AM EST
[Last Edit: 2/25/2006 2:33:26 PM EST by Big-Bore]
We had a Bushmaster come in the other day with the empty chamber indictor broken just like you mention. We locked the bolt back and used a cleaning rod to ker-thunk it out. It was in there fairly tight but it came out with a little persuasion with the cleaning rod. By other’s logic I guess that means you don’t buy Bushmaster either?
Best advice: relax, don't panic, and don't make a mountain out of a mole hill. Getting a chamber flag out of the chamber is not rocket surgery.
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 1:44:50 PM EST
Cleaning rod (or brass rod) and a hammer; drive the cleaning rod into the barrel and hammer the plastic plug out.
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 2:07:42 PM EST

Originally Posted By rgrprib:
Lesson One. Don't buy DPMS....

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