Re-assembly of the M1 Garand rifle is a process
that can take a couple of weeks to learn. Becoming familiar with how a firearm
operates and how the parts work together is very important for a plethora of reasons
not the least of which is keeping it functioning. Being able to take a weapon
down to its individual parts helps one learn these things.
wear safety glasses when working on my rifles as there is the possibility
of a spring popping lose and you don't want to lose my vision over maintaining
an M1.. no matter how historic.
the rifle has been Field Stripped we turn our attention to the following
individual groups and take them apart one at a time.