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PSA, PTAC upper.

Discussion in 'Rifle Discussion' started by Ttuck, Mar 12, 2014.

  1. Ttuck

    Ttuck Hillsboro Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    So i was perusing the PSA website looking for an upper to go with my lower i bought last November. I came across this and decided to order it.


    It's labeled as
    Barrel Length 16",
    5.56 Nato Chamber, 1 in 7" twist
    M4 Profile Barrel
    .750" Gas Block Diameter
    M4 Feedramps
    Forged Upper
    Phosphate Finish

    It even comes with a Vortex Strikfire Optic. All for just 299.00,
    It Doesn't come with a BCG or a charging handle.

    I was wondering if anybody has any suggestions about what i should look for when this comes in the mail. Also if anybody has and personal experience with this upper and what you thought of it.

    I told my uncle about it and he said it was a really good deal considering the optic alone runs about 125-145 dollars brand new.

    Thanks in advance for and info

  2. 2Wheels4Ever

    2Wheels4Ever Portland Well-Known Member 2015 Volunteer

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    I have had one and a friend of mine has one as well. They work well enough, I think the gas key is staked nicely. I never did an accuracy test on a bench, but it shot all day and never complained. Can't beat the price, that is for sure. I hot mine on the black friday deal. It was a complete upper for $300 shipped.
  3. Reno911

    Reno911 Hillsboro Well-Known Member 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    I bought one on Black Friday too. Shoots fine. Never done any groups with it. It got irons so I put it on target at 30 yards and called it a day. No issues with it as far as quality goes.
  4. t.huynh

    t.huynh vancouver, wa Active Member

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    Ptac from what I've read is pretty much bare bones, no frills. Psa is mid-range and psa premium is their top tier.
  5. Ttuck

    Ttuck Hillsboro Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Thanks the info guys. I'm not expecting this upper to be match quality or anything. Just something that works and is fun to plink with.