Word was Saddam's gold AK didn't need lube either!
The biggest issue with assembling an AR isn't so much getting the parts together right - it's getting the right parts together.
US Army 1966-69, VFW Life Member, Retired Geek
I don't see the purpose in wasting gold like that. I don't even like the old SAA's that use gold plated cylinders. Gold has no place on a gun, unless it's inlay for a special edition that isn't intended to be fires.....and even then it should be done in moderation
A good plan executed today is better than a perfect plan executed at some indefinite point in the future.
- General George Patton Jr