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Posted: 2/8/2012 8:43:55 AM EDT
Anyone know of a write up or can just tell me about installing gas rings on my AR bolt? Any special tools needed?
Link Posted: 2/8/2012 8:59:13 AM EDT
small screw driver to remove. insert one at a time and work the ring around untill it is seatted.

Check the -23 manual. Army covers this.
Link Posted: 2/8/2012 3:51:06 PM EDT
McFarland one piece are a little easier to install IMO. However, the 3 piece rings aren't hard to install either.
Link Posted: 2/8/2012 4:16:28 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 2/8/2012 4:20:49 PM EDT by Captains1911]
Refer to the TM-23&P
Link Posted: 2/9/2012 7:32:25 AM EDT
Thanks for all the info, guys. I think I'm going to just purchase individual rings and install them when needed. Thanks for the TM info, it was helpful.

Link Posted: 2/13/2012 3:17:27 AM EDT
odds are high you will loose them before needing them. Some of my rifles have over 10,000 on them still using the org factory rings.
Link Posted: 2/13/2012 5:24:48 AM EDT
I'm buying a surplus bolt that I plan to keep in case of emergencies, so I thought I would go ahead and replace the rings and the extractor spring. If I can find someone around town that can check the headspace I'll get that done too.
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