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Carl Quick's LiteWieght 2240

So for about the last 24 months, I've had her on a serious diet. Now I am happy to report that she lost nearly 13 ounces and is feeling so much better. And let me say one thing, when I pick her up with one hand now she is light as a feather. Well, almost a feather.

Things I have done so far:

OEM main tube was lightened by me.
Barrel is OEM and trimmed down by me.
Main tube plug is made of Delrin by me.
Gas cap is aluminum, comes from HPA and bored out by me.
Hammer is made from Delrin by me with a modified 1701P striker.
Valve is an aluminum Disco rear end with a brass Pro-Top by Anthony.
Trigger grip frame is aluminum by Bluefork Design and then hogged out by Gregg.
Front barrel band is aluminum, made by Anthony, drilled by Rich and milled by me.

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so what holds the screw in place?

March 23 2012 at 8:53 AM

dan house  (Login dan_house)
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Response to The Russians, actually. But that's a whole 'nother story.

oh wait, now re-examining it, I get it.

Ovethinking it again.

And I suposed you could use the top of the screw to hold the poppet return spring.....

Guess my concerns would be perfromance, and especially Oring life. you dont wnat to be in the thing every 354 shots to replace it.....

How long before we see a 13xx screw on front valve half?  happy.gif



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