as far as removing the band springs i use a panelling nail with the point clipped off flat... insert into the hole on the other side of the stock and tap the bandspring out
August 29, 2008, 05:10 PM
Well I got the old piece out, and I sent in an order to buymilsurps.com.
Costing me 8 bucks and 6 for shipping.
I'm a little sad I can't shoot the rifle without annoyance until then.
August 29, 2008, 06:59 PM
take the handguard off and shoot it without handguard
August 29, 2008, 11:52 PM
JB weld does not work
My front barrel band clip is somewhere forward of where I was shooting....
August 31, 2008, 02:30 PM
I can still shoot it yes, but like I said, without the annoyance... lol. And now the stocks are bare and the wood-filler'd in the dents that I couldn't take out with steaming. Just gotta do the final sand then finish. Then I'm done, until the new part comes in.
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