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    Top down mag inserted
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    Top down mag well
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    Mag release right side
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    Mag release left side
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    I have tried screwing it in to the point were threads are sticking out of right side mag realease.

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    The catch looks out of tolerance - too short - not extending enough into the magazine well.

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    Merlin that what I was thinking. But wanted y'all experts insight.

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    So any chance getting a new mag release or one that fits the type 0.?

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    How thick (wide?) is your mag release?

    ETA, I measured four. 2 of them were .201", one was .202, last was .205
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    Quote Originally Posted by Sean K. View Post
    At 800 SN you shouldn't have ambi on a L...are you the original owner? If not, someone swapped one in. My guess is they installed it incorrectly (not wound in far enough) or....perhaps they have the wrong part (square vs. round lug for the release on the left side of the gun). Just guessing though without pics.
    He probably has one of the inversion kits for the old style.

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