ooh, good thread, I have to start researching this stuff, we just got re-authorized to carry an AR at work...I just need to pony up the $$ (after I find the $$) to buy one, and then go through the course.
Shad said:I manufactured a replacement with a dremel tool by chopping down a nail and smoothing it out and shit.
I call it "not paying $5 shipping on a 65 cent part." It works and it doesn't harm my rifle, that's the important part. It's also a lesson for those who might break the same part I did. Kind of a "you can do this instead of buying a new part" block of instruction.Thumper said:Common term is WECSOG
Wile E. Coyote School Of Gunsmithing