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Old May 20, 2012, 11:11 AM   #1
JerryHN
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Scrape marks on benelli bolt normal?

I disassembled the bolt and bolt carrier on my benelli m4 for cleaning and noticed the bolt had scrapes and scratches on it. Will these markings lead to any malfunctions. I may be just paranoid but I don't want the gun to malfunction in a critical situation. How does your bolt look on your benellis. Thanks
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Old May 20, 2012, 12:27 PM   #2
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You're paranoid.

It's just "wearing in".

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Old May 21, 2012, 01:19 PM   #3
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I don't own an M-4 ....its a gas gun ....

but I have a pair of Benelli Super Sports ...some of their Inertia guns...and there are no scratches or wear marks on the bolt mechanism ???

Pictures ??
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Old May 21, 2012, 02:11 PM   #4
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Typically, scratches are caused by a foreign element (grit?) between the parts. Scrapes may be the result in inadequately lubricated parts in contact with each other. Perhaps your Benelli is in need of a thorough cleaning and proper lubrication.
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