My wife's newly assembled AR

Discussion in 'Rifle Discussion' started by techieguy, Jun 21, 2010.

  1. techieguy

    techieguy Well-Known Member

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    I just finished assembling my wife's AR :eek: Just a simple 16" carbine with Burris Fast Fire II red dot...and matching Duracoart (Goddess Purple) with her M&P9 The pictures really don't show the true color... I'll try to take some new pix in better light sometime soon. Hopefully we can get it sighted in this week.

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  2. huntpotter

    huntpotter
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    Nice job. Looks good! Hopefully the barrel assembled easily. Lets hear how it shoots, when you break it in.
     
  3. techieguy

    techieguy Well-Known Member

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    Barrel slid together just fine! Not too tight...not too loose but just right ;) Yep as soon as we can get to the range I'll let you know. It was slow in coming together as I was trying to get the $$$ to assemble two AR at the same time with a lousy economy but her AR is done and my 6.8 upper is complete:D So now it's just a matter of getting the time to go to the range:thumbup:
     
  4. oregonshooter

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    Purty!
     
  5. robsonrider

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    That is a good looking M&P 9!
     
  6. MrNiceGuy

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    I'd need that red dot on a riser.

    Otherwise it's looking great.
    DIY finish?
     
  7. techieguy

    techieguy Well-Known Member

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    Thanks! My wife really likes it!

    It can be... but it wasn't:eek: Paint and I don't get along very well:confused: So I had it done by David at Trident Indrusties
     
  8. Gunner3456

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    Nice job. :)
     
  9. techieguy

    techieguy Well-Known Member

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    Well we (my wife and I) finally had a chance to sight in her rifle. We only put 25 rounds though because of limited time (running a patch down every other shot) allowing the barrel to stay cool. With my wife shooting without her glasses, she manage to keep a >2" group at 25 yards... so I'm would expect with another shooter (one without glass or wearing their glasses) behind the rifle it should do better.:eek: Next I will drag the target out to 100 yards and watch my wife cringe:bluelaugh:
     

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