Converting a BA Bridge to Quick-Load
First you don't get to dictate what people feel like posting and asking what you did you've set yourself up for ridicule. This is a discussion forum and discussions ensue freely.
Second I don't think it would fail
Third. As long as the ball end is captured by the tail and can't move it should work
Fourth. Lots of guys want those bridges so just sell it and buy a drop in top load replacement.
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