p. All locking devices such as latches, magazine latches, or detents must be positive in action and must not become disengaged due to normal handling and firing. Retaining pins and similar devices must not be subject to accidental loss during use or transportation.
q. Each rifle must be hand functioned to check for unusual binding, positive cocking action, and general operation. Dummy ammunition must be used to assure positive feeding, chambering, extraction, and ejection action.
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