Brownells 75th Anniversary - A Shooting Heritage

Removing the Ejector to Check Headspace


Main Menu > Assembling the Operating Handle, Bolt Carrier Group & Checking the Headspace - Section 6 > Removing the Ejector to Check Headspace

If you purchased a preassembled bolt or bolt carrier group you will need to remove the ejector before checking the headspace of your rifle, this clip will show you how. PDF instructions also available.

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WARNING: Never attempt to disassemble or reassemble a firearm unless you are absolutely certain that it is empty and unloaded. Visually inspect the chamber, the magazine and firing mechanism to be absolutely certain that no ammunition remains in the firearm. Disassembly and reassembly should follow the manufacturer’s instructions.

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