I forget the name of it, its the bar that lifts the shell up and guides it into the barrel, Whenever i put shells in the mag and i try to take my thumb out it gets jammed in between the end of it and the receiver.
If you understand what im saying Is there anyway to fix this?
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September 20, 2006, 10:18 PM
Try holding your thumb side ways instead of flat against the lifter thingy. Use the knuckel of your thumb to push up while pushing the shell in. I don't have any problems with mine, but I shure will be glad when it is broken in more. Not enough rounds through it yet!
The Deer Hunter
September 20, 2006, 10:59 PM
Thanks, pushing up with my knuckle seems to work quite well :P
September 20, 2006, 11:06 PM
The lever that lifts the cartridge to the breech is usually known as the carrier. Some manufacturers call it something else like elevator.
How I load the Super90s is to reach over with a weak hand finger or thumb and depress the carrier near the rear while loading the cartridge. Doing the knuckle trick usually wears the skin on my knuckle after a while.
September 21, 2006, 09:43 AM
HKSW, that's the same way I do it, works a lot better for me.
September 21, 2006, 02:35 PM
Send your lifter to c-rum and have him weld it up. Jeff has done 3 for me so far. Outstanding work. No complaints at all.