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Posted: 6/13/2009 8:19:52 AM EST
I have a small scratch, approximately 1/8" wide and 1/16" deep on my chamber is this a problem and if so how do i fix it?
Link Posted: 6/13/2009 7:41:42 PM EST
On the inside? Probably won't cause any problems. Have you shot the gun in this condition? If so how did it function and what did the brass look like?
Link Posted: 6/14/2009 3:17:38 AM EST
I have shot the weapon before the scratch and after and have had no noticeable change; the brass is undamaged.The scratch is about 1/4" from the inner edge of the chamber. Is this something that will get worse over time?
Link Posted: 6/14/2009 3:40:07 AM EST
It shouldn't get any worse.

The real ? is.. how'd it get there in the first place?
Link Posted: 6/14/2009 4:34:16 AM EST
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Link Posted: 6/15/2009 3:04:30 AM EST
1/8 drill for cleaning?
Link Posted: 6/15/2009 3:23:38 AM EST
I'd be nervous about a 1/16" deep scratch in my chamber. Seems like it's be an ideal place for a weak spot to develop, then a crack, then KABOOM!!
Link Posted: 6/15/2009 3:54:59 AM EST
Originally Posted By nathan46:
I have a small scratch, approximately 1/8" wide and 1/16" deep on my chamber

Dude... that's not a scratch, it's a crater!

Link Posted: 6/16/2009 5:09:18 AM EST
Thats pretty deep, but I do think about the G3 chambers that are fluted. I might ask someone like ADCO about it, even have them look at it and decide if it is safe...or if it might grow over time. Better to be safe, then to end up with a scar and a story to tell.
Link Posted: 6/17/2009 6:24:28 PM EST
JB weld?
Link Posted: 6/18/2009 2:53:42 AM EST
Link Posted: 6/18/2009 7:35:48 AM EST
Can you post some pictures of the scratch?
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