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Captain O
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Posted - 08/10/2016 :  11:49:49 AM  Show Profile Send Captain O a Private Message  Reply with Quote
These look well made and are in plastic wrap (not bags). After my AOM 130 arrives, I'll let you know how well they work.

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Posted - 08/15/2016 :  5:09:11 PM  Show Profile Send newbutold a Private Message  Reply with Quote
My 10 rounders were very oily. I took them apart and cleaned with brake/carb cleaner. Also the springs were installed backwards. They work fine now.
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Posted - 10/19/2016 :  2:57:01 PM  Show Profile Send Optix a Private Message  Reply with Quote
I just received a few of the 15 round magazines from these guys. Only one of the six magazines had a proper length/strength spring.
I had heard about this going in, so I factored in the cost of replacement springs. Which still made for very cost effective new magazines.
What I was surprised to see though was how the spring is just cut on one end and not wrapped back in on both ends like a GI spring.
I'm very pleased with the overall construction of the magazines though, they came well oiled and with good bluing on them. The mag followers are of good construction also, and I didn't need to do any fine tuning or work on the feed lips as they were all in spec.
Once the upgraded springs were installed they all run like champs.
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Posted - 10/20/2016 :  10:05:03 AM  Show Profile Send Tuna a Private Message  Reply with Quote
If your not limited to a magazine of 10 rounds then stay away from magazines made in the USA. Not one of the commercial makers has a good track record with making carbine magazines. Get WW2 USGI magazines or some of the ones made in Korea. These work from the start.
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Posted - 12/28/2016 :  07:01:08 AM  Show Profile Send shadycon a Private Message  Reply with Quote
Capt; How do these work in an AOM 130?

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Posted - 01/20/2017 :  11:51:54 AM  Show Profile Send jbrpong a Private Message  Reply with Quote
I have both the 30 and 15 rd ones. I opened and cleaned all and yes, the 15 rounders springs are 1 coil short. BUT they all worked just fine when tested for function.
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