Step 6: Disassembling the shock protection

The shock protection needs to be dismantled in order to oil the cap jewels. We used a modified black oiler (on the right side of the linked overview picture) to open the lyre spring (brass).  Basically this special tool is a fine oiler with the rhomboid tip filed round.

Please be careful, those lyre springs and cap jewels are extremely light and small and they can fly like jet is maybe a good idea to have some spare sets of shock protections on stock, they are really really easy to lose.

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