open bolt?

Discussion in 'Military Style' started by Maser, Sep 5, 2005.

  1. Maser

    Maser Super Member

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    hey i saw an old original MAC10 thats fires from an open bolt n the guy who owns it says that they dont make em in open bolt no more and i was wondering why is that
     
  2. john humphries

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    Because anyone can file down the disconnector and it becomes a full auto. the ATF required the change to the gun making it fire from a closed bolt. As a matter of fact the cheap part would wear fast and go auto in less than 1500 rounds with out your helping file or dremal tool.