Article about: by sitges1990 Mick, I can't tell you how many of my buddies tell me the Norinco is junk, but they have never had one or shot one. I've had mine for about six or seven years and I'm happy as
I, too, remember reading something many years ago about the heat treating of the receivers being inferior (this was before they were banned in the U.S.). Having said that, I owned a Norinco .45 at one time. Good shooting gun, sorry I got rid of it.