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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 9/10/2002 9:52:25 AM EST
Took my Bushmaster apart to clean it this past weekend after shooting about 200 rounds through it to find the carrier key was loose.

I retorqued and staked the screws down per the USMC tech. manual but I also used some Loc-tite to help prevent the key from coming loose in the future.

Is there a particular reason Loc-tite is not spec. to begin with, just in case? Just curious.
Link Posted: 9/10/2002 9:59:20 AM EST
If the carrier key is properly staked in the first place, loctite is not needed, although, it would'nt be a bad thing to do both.
Link Posted: 9/10/2002 12:06:14 PM EST
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