M1 Carbine accurizing file

Discussion in 'Firearms' started by Witch Doctor 01, Jun 14, 2013.

  1. Witch Doctor 01

    Witch Doctor 01 Mojo Maker

  2. Byte

    Byte Monkey+++

    OMG where are the pictures? :p

    JK - thanks for that. My dad's needs some serious work.

  3. gunbunny

    gunbunny Never Trust A Bunny

    I used to shoot an M1 Carbine in service rifle matches. Unfortunately, my carbine was a Universal, so those items wouldn't work for me, as the internals are quite different. I did get better accuracy after I polished all the trigger parts and added a better rear aperture sight.

    The rifle still needed to run wet, though; it couldn't make it through an entire match without being sprayed down with Remoil or jams ensued. I always wanted to get ahold of an issue weapon and see how much better they are over the Universals.
  4. BTPost

    BTPost Stumpy Old Fart Snow Monkey Moderator

    Any real GI M1 Carbine, will outshoot a Universal, Stock, to Stock.... I have a Universal, that shoots a 6" Group at 100 yds, and that is with Custom Loaded Ammo.... specific to that rifle.... and that is the best it will ever do.... Makes a nice varmint gun, for heavy brush country, but that is about it..... Oh yea, the MRS used it to kill her 350# Black Bear, with a single shot.... No one told her that a .30M1 wasn't big enough for Bear.....
    kellory likes this.
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