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    Magazine Lock

    Before I purchased my Spectrum, I noticed on all of the YouTube videos reviewing it that the magazine appeared to require being smacked in order to get it to seat or lock in place properly. I ran across one reviewer who held in the release button while inserting the magazine, which got it past the catch midway, but it still required a health smack to get it to lock properly. Then I was watching a review in which a gentleman was addressing another issue, but mentioned he had a cure for the required hit in another video, but was unable to find it. Has anyone figured out how to adjust or modify things so the magazine seats w/o having to hit it?

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    Most guns require some push, bump or hit to lock mag. also same with many rifles, actually it good to have a tight fit, I find little force is needed with my spectrum however I tend to use heel of hand to insert mags in all my auto pistols. If your new to pistols practice is key.
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    I have some that easily seat, and some that need a bump. I give them all a healthy tap to to assure myself they are indeed seated.
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    As mentioned above - something that I'm not used to needing. Thanks.

 

 

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