But when the mag was empty,and they don't hold the bolt open,I made sure to pull the slide back. Or at least those 2 you have are. Third is to check the fit of the grip frame. Yeah I took it completely apart,except the fore end and clean and cleaned and cleaned again. The goop you get out will amaze you. Bolt gap now measured about.
Loaded it up and shot this video hoping to show you some failures.
Century CETME Sporter
I attempted to isolate the problem down to it's root cause or the part causing the change in function. COG Member "You have obviously got to learn that to be civil to a Frenchman is to be laughed at, and this I shall never submit to. The rifle continued to function without a hitch. I see no indication of headspace issues such as bulged or bent cases, or primers backing out, or split cases. BTW the bolt gap was measured at. I though bolt gap was in relation to how well the bolt locked up! The extractor on the delayed blowback serves more for holding the cartridge casing in place for more positive ejection.