M16 Blown up

I came across a Navy presentation showing what can happen when the bore of an M16 is obstructed!

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The upper receiver has been blown off:

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Half of the upper receiver was found 25-35 yards away!

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More photos here.

Steve Johnson

Founder and Dictator-In-Chief of TFB. A passionate gun owner, a shooting enthusiast and totally tacti-uncool. Favorite first date location: any gun range. Steve can be contacted here.