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Posted: 11/9/2003 6:16:13 PM EDT
If so, what does it harm?
Link Posted: 11/9/2003 6:33:59 PM EDT
No, Marine rifles get more snapping in than you can imagine with no adverse effects.
Link Posted: 11/9/2003 7:01:17 PM EDT
STRLN is right. God only knows how many times our issued weapons get dry fired. Especially the rifles at the Recruit Depots. You could possibly damage your firing pin or peen(Dent over time) your Bolt Carrier Group. That would take thousands upon thousands of dry firing before you would see any problems. But the best part about it is that you would learn better trigger control and you can get the same sight picture. Max
Link Posted: 11/9/2003 8:51:41 PM EDT
Awww crap. I just bought a couple A-Zoom snap caps a few hours ago. I had been waiting weeks to dry fire, and had finally found some .223 snap caps.
Link Posted: 11/10/2003 1:30:44 AM EDT
Link Posted: 11/10/2003 4:12:27 AM EDT
No, doesn't hurt it.
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