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Old June 4, 2013, 12:47 AM   #1
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savage 64 magazine help needed

i want to take my mags apart for a good cleaning but cant get the base plate off, im pulling on the little tab pretty hard and it only moves a millimeter or so, is there some trick to it that im not seeing?

thanks for any help,
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Old June 4, 2013, 09:17 AM   #2
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If I remember right I took a screw driver and place it on the lip then tapped it with the palm of my hand. I also took a file and cleaned the top of the mag up, I even cut my spring about 1/8th of an inch. I saw a guy on youtube do this and my Savage feeds perfect.
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