My AR15 is finally in one piece!

Discussion in 'Rifle Discussion' started by Joe Link, Dec 10, 2008.

  1. Joe Link

    Joe Link
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    Well, it's been a long time coming, but it's finally in one piece. I'd like to thank wichaka for the recommendations, ch139 for the upper, coctailer for ordering me the lower, and fortmoe for doing an excellent job pinning the flash hider. Now that this one is done it's time to build Jenny's :thumbup:

    Specs:

    LMT Defender Lower (complete)
    Colt 14.5" SOCOM M4 Upper
    YHM Phantom Flash Hider
    8 - 30 Round PMAG's

    Soon:

    Magpul MIAD Grip (have)
    Magpul CTR Stock
    GG&G MAD IRIS Rear BUIS

    Very Poor Pics (better ones coming soon):
     
  2. coctailer

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    Saweeeet!!!
     
  3. Dutchy556

    Dutchy556
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    Excellent build, way to do your homework. Very KISS, I like...
     
  4. dan147

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    don't add rails plz. looks to sexy as is.

    what are you going to do for a optic? if none, why not get a carry handle instead of a BUIS?
     
  5. Joe Link

    Joe Link
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    No rail system for me. I will be adding a tri-rail that attaches to the gas block/front sight, but it's very inconspicuous.

    I haven't decided on an optic yet, but I'm planning on getting one when funds allow. I'll probably get a carry handle as well, in the meantime.
     
  6. beavernation1

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    Wow....someday mine "might" get done if I would stop trading off
    The parts:thumbup:
     
  7. stitchclimber

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    Very nice looking.
     
  8. Sun195

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    Very nice.
     
  9. CharlesAFerg

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    Suppressor.
     
  10. PhysicsGuy

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    cant do one with a perm attached flash
     
  11. Joe Link

    Joe Link
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    I had him attach it in a way that a professional gunsmith could manage to remove it, though it would destroy the flash hider.
     
  12. PhysicsGuy

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    Well its about damn time too.
     
  13. dan147

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  14. sweetbeard

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    Very good looking... Makes me want one!
     
  15. CharlesAFerg

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    Maybe not his flash hider.

    But perhaps the KAC QD system.
     
  16. Joe Link

    Joe Link
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    At any rate, a suppressor is at least a year down the road :)
     
  17. Joe Link

    Joe Link
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    Just installed the Magpul MIAD, GG&G MAD BUIS, and Tri-Rail.
     
  18. PhysicsGuy

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    Looks good.
     
  19. BUZO71

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    Hey Joey,
    how do you like the mags you are using there?
     
  20. Joe Link

    Joe Link
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    Not sure, as I haven't had a chance to fire it yet. From what I've heard from others, the PMAG's are great. I'll let ya know when I find out :thumbup:
     

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