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Thread: Bushing firing pin?

  1. #31
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    Thanks Michael

    I looked inside of one of my bolts and sure enough I do see what you are saying.

    Thanks

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    I have 2 of the early ones, but didn't know that. I don't shoot enough anymore to hurt anything.

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    OK Michael- I looked inside of one of my bolts and it does appear t be like you said.

    Thanks

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    Quote Originally Posted by Michael Huebner View Post
    I donít believe there is any heating involved.
    The original BAT DS actions had a removable piece. Not sure when this changed but I suspect when the bronze bush was also removed from the production units.

    Never seen one move in an early BAT DS action

    Michael
    It makes for a far more permanent press fit.
    It was one of the 'secrets' of making large naval gun barrels for many many years.

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