Jammed Cartridge in barrel of new Lithgow LA102 308W

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Re: Jammed Cartridge in barrel of new Lithgow LA102 308W

Post by duncan61 » 09 Apr 2019, 10:43 pm

Tapping the handle up with a soft mallet is fine to release the spring tension just don't tap the bolt back to try to remove stuck brass.Agree live ammo shoot it off and use a rod If I do not put a smear of grease on the bolt rail of my .243 it makes extraction hard
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Re: Jammed Cartridge in barrel of new Lithgow LA102 308W

Post by bigfellascott » 10 Apr 2019, 3:38 am

You'd reckon ol mate would have had this sorted by now seeing as it's been about 3yrs since the original post! :lol:
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