"Keep em in the 10 ring"
Where shooters, collectors and enthusiasts congregate
We are not just about the M14 Rifle!!!!
We welcome all firearms enthusiasts! Both shooters and non-shooters alike, former military or civilian types, whether you own a firearm, or just like learning and/or discussing them!!!!
Please keep our troops in your thoughts and prayers.
Our Premier Sponsors
HueyGunner's Gunsmithingl LRB Arms of Long Island buladefense.com Smith Enterprise Dwight's Gunleather
Thanks Thanks:  1
Likes Likes:  4
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: TB 43-0240 calibration of small arms gages

  1. #1
    Platoon Sgt Pat C.'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2020
    Location
    USA
    Rounds Down Range
    1,650
    Post Thanks / Like

    TB 43-0240 calibration of small arms gages

    Calibration of small arms gages
    Attached Images Attached Images

  2. Likes blkgunlvr, nf1e, 4570govt, wrwindsor liked this post
  3. #2
    Section Leader
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Jacksonville, OR
    Rounds Down Range
    805
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: TB 43-0240 calibration of small arms gages

    This is a great reference and I have a copy that came out of Ft. Ord when the fort was shut down. I have found a couple of errors in it, the most obvious is on page 2-27, illustrating a pin gage. The part number given is for the snap gage used to measure the lug height of the operating rod. The tech bulletin covers gages used for the M1911A1, M9, M14, M16 and variants, .22 cal, M8C, M24, M231, M2 Variants, M60, and M85 weapon systems. It's interesting that the T-Handle Torque Wrench (96059) on page 2-87 is not illustrated. The drawings are proprietary to Remington Firearms. However, the 65 inch pound torque gage is actually a Seekonk tool that you can buy from Brownell's.

  4. Thanks Pat C. thanked for this post

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •