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Posted: 6/12/2003 6:26:59 PM EDT
Can some one post or email me pic of oly 9mm bolt?

Bottom view and front view please.

thanks,
jeff
Link Posted: 6/12/2003 7:54:02 PM EDT
It is the as a 223 carrier, except the for some machining...>>> The "S" slot for the cam pin to rotate with bolt closing is not there. What OLY does is install their own bolt head into the front of the carrier, then there is a hole at TDC, a cam pin installed to retain the bolt head, then the carrier key is installed, and functions to retian the cam pin. Then they add a weight to the rear inside of the carrier.
Link Posted: 6/12/2003 8:09:49 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 6/12/2003 8:13:07 PM EDT by Gunbert]
[img]http://photos.ar15.com/ImageGallery/IG_LoadImage.asp?iImageUnq=13662[/img] [img]http://photos.ar15.com/ImageGallery/IG_LoadImage.asp?iImageUnq=13663[/img] [img]http://photos.ar15.com/ImageGallery/IG_LoadImage.asp?iImageUnq=13664[/img] Here you go. If you need other shots, let me know. Don't mind the missing extractor, I'm still waiting on a new one from Oly.
Link Posted: 6/13/2003 3:41:27 AM EDT
Hey thanks Gunbert But can you get one of bottom rear. Like 3rd pic just rear of bolt. thanks for quick response jeff
Link Posted: 6/13/2003 8:36:07 AM EDT
[img]http://photos.ar15.com/ImageGallery/IG_LoadImage.asp?iImageUnq=13675[/img] [img]http://photos.ar15.com/ImageGallery/IG_LoadImage.asp?iImageUnq=13676[/img] These what you need?
Link Posted: 6/13/2003 11:25:46 AM EDT
I've got a different one if you need to see photos of it.
Link Posted: 6/13/2003 11:57:34 AM EDT
hey Gunbert those are great photos thanks for the quick posting. ken_mays if your bolt looks differnt then this one I would love to see those photos also.
Link Posted: 6/13/2003 4:02:20 PM EDT
Here goes: [img]http://grahamcracka.dns2go.com/boltcarrier1.jpg[/img] [img]http://grahamcracka.dns2go.com/boltcarrier2.jpg[/img] [img]http://grahamcracka.dns2go.com/boltcarrier3.jpg[/img] And now, for your pleasure and amusement, I present my garage mechanic job on my extrHACKtor. [img]http://grahamcracka.dns2go.com/bolt1.jpg[/img] [img]http://grahamcracka.dns2go.com/bolt2.jpg[/img] Firing pin with spring: [img]http://grahamcracka.dns2go.com/firingpin.jpg[/img]
Link Posted: 6/16/2003 12:11:43 AM EDT
The Oly Arms pistol caliber carriers use alot of the 5.56/.223 specs but are completely different. That is to say 5.56/.223 and pistol cal carriers use different blueprints and are made on different cnc machines. New production pistol cal carriers also do not have forward assist notches. Older ones did, most likely made "out of house", I have one of the older ones in my 45 ACP carbine. Oly Arms used to buy their carriers "out of house", they now make them all "in house", 5.56/.223 carriers and bolts are both produced on new state of the art Morei Seiki CNC machines. One Morei for bolts one for carriers, the carrier machine is so state of the art it can run (sic) itself with no operator. Pistol cal carriers and bolts are still made on "old fashioned" CNC Fadals and Maho's that cannot run themselves. Bottom line is that .223/5.56 and pistol cal carriers and bolts are alot different, although older examples of the pistol cals were probally made from .223/5.56 carriers. Fritze Out
Link Posted: 6/16/2003 6:51:43 AM EDT
I wonder if an owner of an "old-style" bolt / carrier can buy a new style and use it? From what little I have seen it doesn't appear to be possible.
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