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by jimbocious
Sat Nov 24, 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: RR / Post - 1898
Topic: Model 14 - Dissassembly
Replies: 30
Views: 18184

Re: Model 14 - Dissassembly

Cool, thanks for all our help and advice Jim....great to know the true source of deep knowledge on Model 14s! If you are ever up in Northern VA for gun shows please post so we might meet up.....

Jim
by jimbocious
Fri Nov 23, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: RR / Post - 1898
Topic: Model 14 - Dissassembly
Replies: 30
Views: 18184

Re: Model 14 - Dissassembly

Thanks, good to know I wasn't going crazy. Now, to see if it fires will be the next step.... It goes "click" and cycles when I pull the trigger but now need some ammo.

On that note, most of what is available is very low fps "Cowboy" loads -- any issues or advice on 38-40 ammo?

Jim
by jimbocious
Fri Nov 23, 2018 5:09 pm
Forum: RR / Post - 1898
Topic: Model 14 - Dissassembly
Replies: 30
Views: 18184

Re: Model 14 - Dissassembly

Thanks NambuJim -- I managed to push the bolt assembly back to the front (closed) position and disassemble for cleaning etc. The problem appears to be that the front magazine guide and/or magazine tube was bent or misaligned and made it stick in the open position. BUT, in working on cleaning the bre...
by jimbocious
Tue Nov 20, 2018 8:18 pm
Forum: RR / Post - 1898
Topic: Model 14 - Dissassembly
Replies: 30
Views: 18184

Re: Model 14 - Dissassembly

Thanks NambuJim.... I have removed the stock and the fore-end for access but it's stuck tight. The gun is pretty clean and unfortunately it was me who f-ed it up because I forgot the slide should be forward before separating the 2 halves and I kind of forced it into being jammed when the slide was b...
by jimbocious
Tue Nov 20, 2018 8:06 am
Forum: RR / Post - 1898
Topic: Model 14 - Dissassembly
Replies: 30
Views: 18184

Re: Model 14 1/2 jammed open

Hi, I bought a 14-1/2 in 38-40 but the slide is stuck in the open position so I can't disassemble. Any tips? Thanks.