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Old January 6, 2010, 08:08 PM   #1
gunsmithy
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winchester 190

can anyone tell me a easy way to install a new mainspring and rod into the reciever of this rifle
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Old January 7, 2010, 01:31 PM   #2
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Been shooting one for about 25 years and I haven't found it either!

Best I can do is to hold the head of the guide rod with a pair of needlenose visegrips, and use them as a handle to compress the spring into place.
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