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#1 full auto 45

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Posted 20 June 2004 - 08:37 AM

Can someone give me the exact length of the entire tool and the length of the cut for the pin end. Here is a photo of one of the tools. Thanks.

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#2 The1930sRust

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Posted 20 June 2004 - 09:10 AM

I smell reproduction plans! You gonna stamp it "MM"';-)?
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Posted 20 June 2004 - 09:14 AM

Why Chris how dare you!! wink.gif These are of course originals. It's original if I make it from something, right? I'm going to get with Gordon on this one and we'll flood the market!!

Really I ask because I've seen several for sale lately and I want to know if they are original or close to being original.
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Posted 21 June 2004 - 09:55 PM

Mike,
Check with PK he made one for me using a steel pistol cleaning rod. Looks just like your picture. Didn't I show it to you at Knob Creek?
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Posted 21 June 2004 - 10:12 PM

No I didn't see that one. Must have gotten side tracked after the show. Oh, Rust, I'll mark mine "MM" on one side.
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Posted 22 June 2004 - 08:22 AM

Okay, Mike, here we go....

All dimensions are in inches.

OAL 4.625
Shaft dia. 0.175
Tip length 0.512 (with very slight radius from tip shaft to main shaft, not a perfect 90)
Tip dia. 0.070
Ring OD 1.1 (side to side)
Ring OD 1.2 (top to bottom)
Ring ID 0.755 (side to side)

These dimensions were taken from a spring tool stamped KNM (Norwegian Navy)

Good luck!

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Posted 22 June 2004 - 08:32 AM

Mike, don't forget the white letters .....
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Posted 22 June 2004 - 08:49 AM

Thanks Roger. That is just what I was looking for.
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Posted 22 June 2004 - 11:15 PM

Mike,

I made an error on the posted tip diameter. It should be 0.107, not 0.070. The 0.070 number just didn't sound correct when I posted earlier, so I rechecked it. Sorry for the confusion.

Roger
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