with the bolt closed on an empty chamber the handle goes about 1/16" back from the front of the cocking slot. you will need to shorten the threaded part so it doesn't protrude into the hammer slot. mark the location with a mag in place.
A forum community dedicated to Browning 1919 A4 firearm owners and enthusiasts. Come join the discussion about performance, gunsmithing, restoration, troubleshooting, reviews, accessories, classifieds, and more!