After Field Stripping the M1 Garand
Rifle one of the major assemblies that you are left
with contains all of the parts needed to operate
the action and feed the cartridges. This segment
will show how to detail strip this part of the firearm.
Detail stripping the
M1 Garand's Action and Feed Assembly is a straight
forward process. However, ALWAYS wear safety glasses
when working on any part of the rifle as springs
do have a tendency to ruin eyesight should they
Most of the things
that need doing can be accomplished with a standard
GI Combo Tool.
While reading this
you may want to refer to the Nomenclature Pages if any of the part names don't
ring a bell.
The first step
in this disassembly process is to relieve the tension
in the action by disconnecting the Operating Operating