AR-15 Rubber Band Extractor Spring Fix

Over at Guns & Coffee, Fred’s buddy MacGyver fell victim to a broken extractor spring on his AR-15 bolt when they were at the range.

His friend, who is an Army Engineer Officer came up with this fix:

Yes that’s a rubber band, and it worked. Awesome.

More info – HERE


2 responses to “AR-15 Rubber Band Extractor Spring Fix”

  1. Pretty doggone cool. I can’t imagine it would last very long, but, as they said – good in a pinch!

  2. Thankfully for all involved, this guy was more “MacGyver” than “MacGruber.”