The G3 snap ring is a small circular spring that can be found in the G3 retractable buttstock and is used to secure the locking ring to the clamping lever. Like all G3 replacement parts from Keepshooting.com, the G3 snap ring is an original Heckler & Koch part produced in Germany specifically for the G3.
G3 Snap Rings 4-pack
The G3 snap ring is a circular spring located in G3s that employ the retractable buttstock. This part is necessary in the assembly of the retractable buttstock as it is used to secure the locking ring to the clamping lever. It is an original factory part made in Germany by HK. Now, you can order a 4-pack of snap rings for just $2.95 and ensure that your retractable buttstock remains in working order.
Spare parts are an important consideration when it comes to firearms. Like any machine, firearms rely on a series of parts to function properly. Though the retractable buttstock on the G3 is not necessarily needed for functionality, it is an integral part of the rifle. If a part breaks or fails, a repair or replacement is necessary.
It is also important to consider availability. At this time, Keepshooting.com has a wealth of authentic, original factory parts from HK for the G3/HK91/PTR91. Not only are they readily available, but also they are cheap. Now is the time to take advantage.