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Old January 06, 2019, 01:56   #1
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C93 PTR Century

Buds deal from July. Received in OCT, promptly took to range. No go. WW white box 55 grain. M193, M855, nothing worked. Mostly fail to eject. 100 rds made no difference. POI way left at 25m, ran out of sight. Magazine only held 7 rds, box mashed. Grouped nicely though.
Contacted Century, they said contact PTR.
PTR said will send RMA and fedex shipping. Nothing came after variety of contact attempts. Finally I paid for and mailed rifle myself.

PTR contacted me and sent a replacement rifle to my FFL.
Received 24 Dec! Out to range Christmas Day.Sughts dead nuts on. Function acceptable m193 and M855. Cold 8f. Groups nicely. Three more range trips, good cleanings. Works good. 100yard groups great. Offhand hits in stell silhouette at 200yds, 10 for 10. Off hands at giant gong 300yds.
Painful start, Rifle recommended. Ordered a HK Parts scope mount.
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Old January 06, 2019, 10:01   #2
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Glad to hear they made it right after all that mess. Mine shipped in November and have yet to take it to the range. I'm hoping to get out there soon after everything dries up. We've had rain pretty much everyday since Christmas. All I've done was break it down for inspection/wipe down and was pleased to see that the numbers all match on mine. Still have to check to see if my HK 30rd mags will fit. Haven't bought any of the polymer mags. On the fence if I'm going to buy them or not.
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Old January 06, 2019, 15:42   #3
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I got one. The action is a bit stiff. Bolt gap .022 after firing a couple of mags flawlessly. Well finished. Pro mags fit but donít lock, the work after a little grinding.
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Old January 06, 2019, 16:41   #4
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Mine runs great, good BG, 19/20, good groups, weight of rifle a little on heavy side.
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Old January 06, 2019, 22:41   #5
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Nice, fellas. I missed the boat on these, unfortunately. I keep checking the website and I'm supposed to be on the list but so far, nada.
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Old January 07, 2019, 01:25   #6
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Nice, fellas. I missed the boat on these, unfortunately. I keep checking the website and I'm supposed to be on the list but so far, nada.
I got a spare one I'd sale, along with a few original mags, bolt gap around 20, fine shooter, nice new looking example out of the original batches brought in many, many moons ago.

I'm down sizing.

PM if interested, we can chat about it.
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Old January 07, 2019, 10:59   #7
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C93

Forgot to mention sore left forearm next day from racking action...
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Old January 07, 2019, 20:49   #8
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Forgot to mention sore left forearm next day from racking action...
Weenie.
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Old January 09, 2019, 02:46   #9
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Forgot to mention sore left forearm next day from racking action...
Try a .22 bolt action next time.
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Weenie.
Right...not elegant, just works.
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Old January 13, 2019, 02:27   #11
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I got one from Bud's also but have yet to get it to the range. Hopefully this next week. Weather is cool but not cold. Hit and miss with moisture/humidity.

I've got Pro Mags. Here's hoping they work.
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