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Posted: 11/19/2003 6:55:44 PM EDT
Where it's required, what do you guys do to hold the bolt open, at the range?
Link Posted: 11/19/2003 7:15:57 PM EDT
Stick a yellow NRA saftey flag in the action and let it partially close on that.
Link Posted: 11/19/2003 7:31:46 PM EDT
My range has rubber blocks on a string attached to every bench. Empty shell casings are used, also.
Link Posted: 11/19/2003 8:08:26 PM EDT

Originally Posted By 4gma:
Stick a yellow NRA saftey flag in the action and let it partially close on that.



ditto
Link Posted: 11/19/2003 10:12:50 PM EDT
On my sar 1 you can hold the bolt by:

1-detaching the magazine
2-drawing the bolt to the rearmost position
3-while holding the bolt, pull the trigger
4-slowly bring the bolt forward til it stops.

Reloading simply involves a fresh magazine and a pull of the charging handle.
Link Posted: 11/20/2003 3:18:07 PM EDT

Originally Posted By drew5337:
On my sar 1 you can hold the bolt by:

1-detaching the magazine
2-drawing the bolt to the rearmost position
3-while holding the bolt, pull the trigger
4-slowly bring the bolt forward til it stops.

Reloading simply involves a fresh magazine and a pull of the charging handle.



Good tip, Drew. I didn't know that one. Just tried it- works like a charm.
Link Posted: 11/20/2003 6:03:58 PM EDT

Originally Posted By Mach1:

Originally Posted By drew5337:
On my sar 1 you can hold the bolt by:

1-detaching the magazine
2-drawing the bolt to the rearmost position
3-while holding the bolt, pull the trigger
4-slowly bring the bolt forward til it stops.

Reloading simply involves a fresh magazine and a pull of the charging handle.



Good tip, Drew. I didn't know that one. Just tried it- works like a charm.




I wish! Mine's a Poly Tech. Guess I'll have to use a flag.

Thanks for everyones' help.
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