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Posted: 11/3/2003 5:07:33 PM EDT
Got my new m4 dissy barrel in today, its being mounted with a free float tube, so I dont need the barrel nut and need to get the gas block off to remove it. The front sight was pretty tight, but with a little kroil and elbow grease it came off. The gas block however, won't budge. There isn't much there for leverage either, so anyone have any suggestions?
Link Posted: 11/3/2003 9:52:35 PM EDT
hammer it off. that's what I did.
Link Posted: 11/4/2003 3:16:05 AM EDT
Yes, hammer it out. I wrapped an open end wrench (large enough to go around the barrel) with electrical tape to cushion it a little bit, then hit it with a hammer to pop that pesky gas block off.
Link Posted: 11/4/2003 6:16:23 AM EDT
Great minds think alike I guess...most things can be solved with judicious use of a hammer..:-)
Link Posted: 11/5/2003 10:13:31 AM EDT
yep, congrats on the dissy. My dissy should be done by the end of the year. good work!
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