Remington 81 bolt hold open lever

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River Ranger
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Remington 81 bolt hold open lever

Post by River Ranger » Wed Mar 31, 2010 12:49 pm

REMINGTON 81 FUNCTION

Is the bolt supposed to hold open on the last shot?? I have one that the trip lever works, but has to be it has to be engaged by hand. Is this proper??

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Re: Remington 81 bolt hold open lever

Post by 81police » Fri Apr 02, 2010 2:49 pm

Yes, the trip lever (otherwise known as the magazine indicator assembly) when manually depressed will release the bolt/bolt carrier to its forward position. The bolt/bolt carrier should always lock back after the last round.

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