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Old October 22, 2021, 06:05 PM   #1
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I have a New England Firearms “Survivor” chambered in .223 and it has a broken firing pin. Does anyone have any idea where one can be found. I’ve checked around the web and haven’t located one yet.
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Old October 22, 2021, 06:19 PM   #2
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https://www.gunpartscorp.com/gun-man...survivor-rifle

Hope this helps
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Old October 22, 2021, 07:02 PM   #3
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Thanks for the link but Ive checked there already. The one they do have is .010” larger than the one I have so I would have to have the receiver drilled. If worse comes to worse then that what I’ll do.
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Old October 23, 2021, 05:10 AM   #4
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A competent gunsmith

Should be able to make one. I have done so many times.
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Old October 23, 2021, 05:37 PM   #5
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I’ve contacted a gunsmith and though he is 3 hours away he will build the firing pin. I’ll try to find one closer to me.
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Old October 23, 2021, 07:47 PM   #6
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Call Jack First Gun Parts.
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Old October 23, 2021, 09:09 PM   #7
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I’ll try him Monday
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Old October 24, 2021, 03:04 PM   #8
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Have you looked at the H&R parts?
https://www.gunpartscorp.com/gun-man...fles-hr/258-hr
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Old October 24, 2021, 03:16 PM   #9
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Jack First

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Old October 24, 2021, 08:44 PM   #10
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I’ve looked at H&R parts but the firing pins are not the same.
I started building one myself, I haven’t finished it but so far so good.
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Old October 29, 2021, 04:20 PM   #11
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Got the firing pin built and installed. Just need to get to the range for testing.
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