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Old December 28, 2010, 02:47 PM   #1
P7PSP GUY
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M1 Rifle

I have 43' Springfield that will eject a full En Bloc after the first shot. Any suggestions?
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Old December 28, 2010, 03:42 PM   #2
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I believe there's a clip latch spring that is usually at fault in cases like these. Fortunately they're cheap to replace. I'm at work and can't access my files...
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Old December 28, 2010, 05:39 PM   #3
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Hey thanks, I'll do a little digging and find that part!
It's a beautiful gun and I love the history!!
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Old December 28, 2010, 06:40 PM   #4
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Replace the clip latch also.
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Old December 28, 2010, 06:49 PM   #5
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M1

Go with the spring.I don't think there is much that can go wrong with a clip latch itself . To find the correct round nose style that matches in color would be difficult.I have worked on a lot of Garands and have never seen a bad clip latch except in the parts bins of some shady dealers at gun shows.
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