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Posted: 1/2/2006 7:59:23 PM EDT
Say after 10,000 rounds, give or take.....what do you guys see are the first things that tend to go bad?

barrels, gas tubes,gas rings, buffer springs?
Link Posted: 1/2/2006 8:14:41 PM EDT
My wallet from all the 5.56 ammo.
Link Posted: 1/2/2006 9:25:52 PM EDT

Originally Posted By drabchoi:
Say after 10,000 rounds, give or take.....what do you guys see are the first things that tend to go bad?

barrels, gas tubes,gas rings, buffer springs?



Your assignment is to go shoot 10K and report back on your results.
Link Posted: 1/2/2006 9:30:43 PM EDT
something dealing w/ the extractor/bolt, if anything would be my bet

i'll let you know when i hit 10k
Link Posted: 1/2/2006 10:27:09 PM EDT
Link Posted: 1/2/2006 11:06:11 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/2/2006 11:07:05 PM EDT by hk33k2]
I keep 8 M16s and 24 AR15s running.(Not all mine)
For me the most replaced parts are, in order:
Extracter pins
Extracter springs
Firing pin retainer
Extracter
Hammer spring
Firing pin
Hammer pin
Gas tube
Barrel
Hammer
Buffer

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