The Basics of Reloading for the M1 Garand – Watch your Op-Rod
A follow-up video about the M1 Garand and things to consider when you are handloading for this rifle. This is not an all encompassing video about reloading for the M1 Garand, just some basics and clarifications about my last video.
The M1 Garand gas system was designed for specific weight bullets and specific powder pressures. If the system is over pressured it will damage the operating rod and the gun will not be functional.
Online article: https://www.riflemagazine.com/magazine/PDF/HL316%20Partial.pdf
Special thanks to Thor’s Axe for all his help and comments:
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I enjoy all things outdoors and gun related. I am a life long hunter and staunch supporter of self defense and the right to keep and bear arms. I am a Concealed Carry Instructor in the state of Kentucky and enjoy helping people exercise their Second Amendment Rights. I also enjoy collecting historic firearms and recently started reloading ammunition.