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Posted: 6/17/2009 7:51:32 PM EST
This was inspired by shooting an acquaintance's M16 with a Ciener kit that was being run very,very wet with tons of lube. I was impressed by his results and good function,so I decided to give it a shot with my own kit in my basic lightweight M1S kit build.

So far I'm at about 500rds. I put another 200 through it tonight,practicing snap shots and double taps. Magazines are the stock JAC 10rd and 2 CMMGs.
It's lubed heavily with some old RIG +P light grease that I found in my cleaning box.
So far I've run Thunderbolts,Federal copper plated bulk 36gr HPs, Federal AutoMatch and Winchester Dynapoints through it. 2 failures to feed so far: 1 stovepipe that was likely related to ammo (bolt didn't cock) and one fairly annoying failure to eject,which resulted in a case jamming upright under the charging handle. Both were with Remington Thunderbolts at around 400rds,and both occurred while using the mag as a rest,intentionally trying to force a jam. Barring the intentional attempts to jam the weapon,I've had flawless running.
I have to say that I'm quite pleased so far with both the Ciener kit and the CMMG mags. Hopefully I don't have to ever deal with Mr. Ciener given the reports all over the net.
Link Posted: 6/18/2009 4:01:19 AM EST
[Last Edit: 6/18/2009 4:03:15 AM EST by SpecOps-13]
Let us know how the CMMG Mags hold up as far as actual round count. Then let us know if CMMG replaces them Free when they fail.
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