I recognized his walk. I want to stay with technology I already know, keeping the learning curve minimal. It is a relief to see some one else look at the old boat anchor for what it is. As a rancher, i could understand the need for something like that. From what I remember, I think Troy was offering them an upgrade kit for the M14 when they ran the competition that resulted in the LMT weapon getting the nod.
Loose Rounds on the M14
The billions have been spent on the unsuccessful programs. For every person who has told me how great the thing is, I have found two who had nothing by misery and bad experiences from it. The more I hear from these unreconstructed mental deficients, the angrier I get. The US insisted that the 7. Clean the bore, clean and lube what you can reach and you'll be OK. Solves problem of bolt flying forward and prevents jags and brushes from contacting bolt face.. The M60 in Vietnam enjoyed a level of support so lavish that it boggles my later Cold War-era mind—They were doing a direct exchange on those guns just about every time they came in from the field, in at least a couple of units.
Sadlak Industries M14/M1A Tactical Magazine Release Latch
Later in my career, I did the same thing with an M, taking it out of the factory packaging. Guys, anybody take a Lee Enfield off an actual dead TB? It real good test of what kind of firearms hold up to that kind of abuse. If the weapon was as good as everyone says it was, someone else besides us would have bought the damn thing. Probably some of each. How you fight, in what environment, and against what enemy are where the starting points ought to be for these things.
They must have been trying to curry favor with that mighty world power, Belgium. Clean the locking mechanism with a dental tool! Was this rifle owned by someone else previously? The question is, what was the proportion? I recognized his walk.