Bolt Thrust and Locking Lugs?

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Bolt Thrust and Locking Lugs?

Postby Lar45 » Sun Feb 09, 2020 2:49 pm

Hi guys, it's been a few months since I've been on. Hunting season kept me busy, 2 deer and 11 pigs :) The freezer is packed.

Anyway, my reason for posting today... Awhile back I was reading a post, by Wildcatter I believe, and the effects of bolt thrust on the locking lugs being less that what might be calculated by case area and chamber pressure. I can't remember all of the details clearly and can't seem to find it with the search box.
Does anyone remember the thread, or can point me in the right direction?

Thanks
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Re: Bolt Thrust and Locking Lugs?

Postby Hoot » Sun Feb 09, 2020 10:00 pm

Wildcatter also once said (to me). "I've blown up more guns than you own" and I own a lot of guns!

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