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Old 02-06-2008, 06:42 PM   #24
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Originally Posted by USGIgunsmith
Nice build!

I can see that you chopped the bolt and lengthened the bolt carrier. And then welded to two together. So the overall length of the remains the same and the standard FCG pin locations can be used.

I am clueless about one detail I see in the photos.

Why was it necessary to cut back the top cover opening?

Is this because you used the standard ejector location and not an extended ejector location? Or some other reason?
Thanks to all!yes,the ejector is standard,the cover was opened for ejection clearence,to do over i would move ejector & bolt foward here is another shot...kman
this shows standard bolt top
modified blow back bolt bottom with 'ear' added to fill in opened cover

this is bolt closed

bolt opened
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