Thread: type 56 help
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Old April 11th, 2012, 08:42   #15
Troy T. Moore
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Saskatchewan
The tolerances are tight. I had to file and grind both my 56 and 56-1 in the gas block and in the slot in the gase tube. Sharp as can be... Steel, baby, yeah!

LCT RPK same issue. Put in a battery when I first assemlbed it and smoke starts pouring out of the upperhandguard. The side of the slot in the gas tube sliced into the wire causing a short. Battery was toast! Same tweaking as my 56 and 56-1 and all is well.

I have both Firefox and Elite stick batteries. The RS 2000mah 9.6v would have been my choice had I known about them 3 years ago.
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