What's funny about calling his technique (which is what I use) as the 'Army' way, is that every wartime film I've seen show the clip being pushed in the fingers of the loading hand curled in a fist while the thumb pushes the clip in.
Dang! Another fun thing about the Garand is that you can say 'clip' without wondering if you'll get jumped!!
A number of years ago I recall seeing in Shotgun News an
adapter that fit in the chamber of a 30/06 rifle so you could
shoot 308. They even sold a broken case extractor so you
could remove it.
I recall these adapters weren't the best for accuracy but it
did allow you to shoot 308s without...
...M1 Garand Rifle never made it through the testing stage and the Project was dropped by Ordnance. How do you think we would have done in WW2 ?
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