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Posted: 7/4/2018 2:30:40 AM EDT
I have a Ruger American and I love the gun but when working the bolt it makes a sort of zippy noise that does not sound good. I know the noise is normal and I did see a video on youtube of a guy making it go away with some sort of grease Video But I don't want to add extra wear or mess up the head spacing. How can I get rid of this zippy noise without damaging my rifle?
Link Posted: 7/4/2018 7:21:12 AM EDT
run the bolt a bunch of times and wear down the high spots? just bought one for myself and am worried about this noise
Link Posted: 7/4/2018 9:31:39 AM EDT
You could rub bore paste or a similar product on the bolt and work it a couple of hundred times but it will smooth out with just shooting.
Link Posted: 7/4/2018 12:26:32 PM EDT
I've run the bolt a few hundred times not really counting. I have only put about 50 rounds through it the noise just sounds weird. Guess I will keep running it till it stops
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