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    Gas plug keeps loosening

    Hey guys got the M out for some break in time and she ran great! Only problem was the gas plug that screws into the gas block and keeps the piston in place keeps loosening up. Is it ok to use a little medium locktite on this??

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    I wouldn't, but that's just me.
    What torque are you running it down to? I had mine back out once, and started torquing it down after that.
    Same as an M14, crank on it, it'll be fine.
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