magazine plate burn marks

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  1. bertf

    bertf New Member

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    HI all.

    I'm stumped! Has anyone ever seen burn marks on the under side of the magazine plate? Any idea what can cause this and what does it mean for my rifle?
     
  2. Bobpuckett

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    Welcome to AH bertf! I've never seen it, do you have any pics so we could see what your looking at?
     
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    Are you using military ball/surplus ammo? Caliber, rifle, handloads (if so ruptured case?) or factory???? I have had this happen using Military ammo from (sorry guys SA) and was told by a Smith to stop using it, but, that it wouldn't harm the rifle, oxymoron... Welcome to the forum.
     
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    Yes, would need to know a lot more to even know for sure what you are talking about. Welcome to the forum.
     
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