Also check out melonite barrels chrome lined barrels are said to have less accuracy with melonite you wont have that problem and its supposed to be able to handle corrosive ammo better and extends the barrel life check out smith and wesson m&p ar15 uppers if your looking for an awesome complete ar15 for under 700$ check out the m&p 15 sport! the bolt carrier group the bcg is magnetic part tested same process as colt and has everything you need for 700$
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Originally Posted by SSGN_Doc
Colt may use the same source PSA uses for their forgings for their uppers. That's not unusual, since most receivers for all ARs come from only a few Forge houses and Colt uses several sources.
Originally Posted by hq357
Psa has stated before all of their chrome lined barrels hammer forged or not are made by FN so i would go with that as a complete upper and to axxe i did a little research CMT continental machine tool company makes thousands of receivers and parts and are contracted by different firearms companies, colt and psa are some of them.
okay, it may be they just do the final machining of the recievers.
Does anyone know where to find an inexpensive chrome line barrel AR upper?
If you're in the $500 price range (as a previous post suggested) you can even get yourself a stripped down BCM they're about $540they come assembled just no handguards slap a magpul moe on for another $25 and you're GTG and BCM is no joke