March 20th, 2017, 07:07 AM
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Jupiter FL
Originally Posted by JayKosta
What effect does the % of lug contact have?
If the contact % is smallish, does it get changed by repeated firing due to peening?
Is there a 'strength' issue about the contact %?
I think the primary concern is to have the contact area provide proper bolt alignment, regardless of whether the % is the same on both lugs.
Endwell NY USA
Obviously I am no expert, but I believe you are correct on all accounts.