Pinning tube in Low-Pro Gas Block

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  1. Keyser Soze

    Keyser Soze New Member

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    I am having trouble installing a gas tube in my low pro gas block. Is there a tool, like a bench block or something to hold the gas block steady? also, can anyone recommend a roll pin holder? I found one on the web, but it is like $20 and I'm not certain if it will work. Is $20 reasonable?

    thanks!
     
  2. iamme

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    They do make holders/blocks. I've used a piece of wood. I usually get pin started with channel locks same as bolt catch pin.
     
  3. IronMonster

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    Where are you at? I have a gas tube wrench, roll pin punches and the gas block install support blocks. I am in south King county.
     
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  4. Keyser Soze

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    IronMaster, I am in Mill Creek area.
     
  5. IronMonster

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    I'll send you a PM
     
  6. CV-66

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    Go to Brownell's website. They are in Iowa and sell what you need. Either search their web or give them a call on their dime using the 800 phone number, or you could just contact them via email and their website.
     
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