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Posted: 5/9/2003 3:38:47 AM EST
i noticed when i put the barrel in the upper receiver that the barrel extension seemed a little loose in the upper, there was a slight bit of up, down ,left and right play. i did not torque it or tighten the barrel nut i just wanted to see how it went together. should it be loose oe a tight fit before torqueing? i know it will tighten up after torqueing but will there be movement when fired? i bought a used upper maybe thats it but it looks fine. i just ordered a new stripped one from bm, i'll see how that fits.
Link Posted: 5/9/2003 4:16:15 AM EST
It has to be tightened.
Link Posted: 5/9/2003 5:34:14 AM EST
[Last Edit: 5/9/2003 5:36:56 AM EST by j_g_r]
thanks Waldo, i kinda figured that, but i had to know for sure anyway. now all i have to do is get my lower back that i sent to DPMS six weeks ago to get refinished. yeah, i know, i should have sent it to someone else, i'd probably already have it back.
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