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CZ 527 Magazine Modification How To

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The Magazine will hang down about 3/…
 
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A different view
 
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A spacer needs to be inserted into t…
 
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I use a parallel to set the trigger …
 
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Ready to mill the "legs: off using a…
 
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Cutting the leg off
 
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The first leg is removed
 
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cutting the second leg
 
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Second leg removed
 
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Done!
 
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A vertical belt sander will be used …
 
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Contour the trigger guard
 
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Using a block of steel under the tri…
 
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Before rounding the edges
 
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Starting to contour as needed
 
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Getting close to done
 
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Finished and ready for sand blasting
 
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A sand blast cabinet is needed if yo…
 
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The entire trigger guard needs to be…
 
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Heat the piece to 170 degrees F befo…
 
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GunKote is sprayed on with a small a…
 
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GunKote Satin Black #2401S is a grea…
 
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The warm piece is sprayed with GunKo…
 
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Next is cutting down the magazine. T…
 
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I built this rig for cutting the mag…
 
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I use a couple of parallels to level…
 
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Cut about 3/16 inch above the magazi…
 
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And you end up with this
 
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The top edges of the magazine need t…
 
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The magazine is placed in a shop vis…
 
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Just a very small area of the magazi…
 
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I use a large drift punch with a 3/8…
 
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Tap-Tap-Tap with a small hammer to w…
 
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This shows the edge folded over
 
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This is a 223 size magazine and one …
 
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This little piece of the magazine ne…
 
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I use the milling machine, but a fil…
 
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It will end up like this
 
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You may need to grind the rear of th…
 
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Put it all back together
 
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You will need to grind the little nu…
 
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So it looks like this. And it might …
 
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Done!!!
 
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Nice!
 
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This shows the mount I made to hold …
 
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It simply mounts to the milling mach…
 
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