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Old December 24, 2012, 09:16 PM   #1
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model 70 Winchester 7mm short mag failure to eject

Two different times now ive had failure to eject final
Round from mag.its just stuck n the barrel. Round fired fine.
Any ideas fellas?
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Old December 25, 2012, 12:57 AM   #2
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Extracted round is OK suggests to me there's no excessive expansion of the cartridge and that chamber pressure is OK.

Clean the extractor and beneath the extractor.
If that doesn't work, you might have to change the extractor spring (insufficient pressure to cause extractor to hold onto the case while it is being withdrawn).
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Old December 25, 2012, 07:23 PM   #3
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And maybe check that the extractor is sharp.
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