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Gas key stake question.

Discussion in 'Black Rifle Forum' started by SFW, Nov 7, 2012.


  1. SFW

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    Would you consider this gas key to be properly staked? If not, what is incorrect about the stake job that was done? Thanks!

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  2. Big Bird

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    The staking seems a touch too heavy. This can cause as many problems a not staked or not properly staked.

    But like I always say about AR stuff...just go shoot it. If it causes problems its not a big deal to fix or replace.
     

  3. Mayhem like Me

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    That looks fine...
    the real question is are the bolts the correct head size..
     
  4. SFW

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    The rifle runs fine. I've put about 3k rounds through it so far with no issues. This however, is my first black rifle- and with some of the threads discussing improper staking... I thought I would ask people more knowledgeable with the platform.