sako trg 42

Discussion in 'Equipment Discussions' started by MMM, Dec 6, 2004.

  1. MMM

    MMM Member

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    Hi,I have a sako trg 42 lapau. And i have a problem with the bullits in the clip. the ends of the bullet are getting damage after each round is fired. I was hoping that someone could help me fix the problem.Any input! [​IMG]
     
  2. SeniorSendero

    SeniorSendero Well-Known Member

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    Usually the tips do get damaged once you fire them, either into a safe back stop or an animal. [​IMG] JK

    USe polymer tipped bullets(i.e.BT's or Accubonds). Sounds like the recoil is slamming your lead tipped bullets into the front of the magazine. McMillan has an ingenious fix for their 50 caliber magazines in which there is a groove for the rim to ride on that keeps the bullets from slamming forward on recoil.
     

  3. Aussie

    Aussie Well-Known Member

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    MMM ,
    Common problem with heavy kickers . May want to get a rail soldered into the mag box on either side immediately ahead of the point where the shoulder of the case sits . This stops the cases sliding forward under recoil .