View Full Version : AK Lower Handguard

07-06-2009, 9:33 AM
So, I have been trying to fix this for a while but it keeps coming back,

the lowerhand guard on my Romy AK keeps coming loose after a couple of rounds, It seems that the little lever that holds it in place is either not engaging right or is not staying locked and will unlock it self after a couple of rounds.

I taught I had already, after I putting a lot of loctite on it, but yesterday I only shot 10 rounds with it all day and it was loose already.

anybody know any tricks on how to fix this issue?


07-06-2009, 11:51 AM
Did you install the metal HG retainer spring? It's installed on the front of the HG where it locks into the HG retainer to give it a little tension to prevent the HG retainer lever from "walking".

07-06-2009, 11:14 PM
I just took at it and one side is broken, so I brought the other as much as I could and it seems to be tight right now,
might end up doing something like this if it doesnt stay