Building an AR? How about a $55.00 Lower!

Discussion in 'Rifle Discussion' started by VinnieBoomBah, Dec 27, 2009.

  1. VinnieBoomBah

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  2. Schwabdl

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    still gotta go pick up mine from scott
     
  3. RockKrawler

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    Wow,thanks for the link.
    Looks like i need to get a few just to have on hand.
    The roll mark looks good,wonder if anyone local has one to be able to see how the fit and finish is on these.
    RK
     
  4. Schwabdl

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    live in hillsboro going to pick up my two i ordered tomorrow
     
  5. VinnieBoomBah

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    Be sure to let us know how they are. Did you use a NWFA dealer for the transfer?
     
  6. Schwabdl

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    fortmoe
     
  7. Trlsmn

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    I bought two of these myself!
     
  8. JAFO

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    I think I'll stick to lowers that I know don't require filing to fit uppers.
     
  9. VinnieBoomBah

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    Yeah, but IIRC, you have a job! :paranoid:
     
  10. JAFO

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    That is true, and the filing/sanding we have heard about so far is very minimal.

    Aero Precision lowers are only $80 or $130 with LPK installed.

    Those supposedly have, or originally had, non P-Mag friendly magwells. Some of use don't use P-Mags though.

    Hopefully Mega Machine lowers will come back down to about $75.

    LPKs are finally back down to reasonable prices too: DPMS for $51, Stag for $65, CMMG for $64.
     
  11. TonsOfOregonBrass

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    I built two M-16s on $60 lowers. i havent had any problems yet. the .22 has around 15k rounds through it now, and the .223 has around 4k. so far they don't show any wear. but we will see when they start getting closer to 40k.
     
  12. cyclesarge

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    It's kinda like the ultimate payment plan for an AR, pay whenever you can.:thumbup:

    One of these, one or those cheap uppers (like $389 weren't they), a DPMS LPK, Hmmm!?!?!
     
  13. Trlsmn

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    Yeah the good old days of great prices are back and better than ever!
     
  14. TonsOfOregonBrass

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    who had $389 uppers?

    Armalite?
     
  15. RockKrawler

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    Yep,it was their 12 days of Christmas special.
     
  16. Schwabdl

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    ok first one is built no fitment issues with my del ton kit
     
  17. Trlsmn

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    Good to hear! Post some pics of that bad boy if you like!
     
  18. VinnieBoomBah

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    :needpics:
     
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