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dreweB 07-16-2013 05:26 PM

Building my AR
I'm building my AR On a budget and dont wanna spend too much money but don't wanna get a piece of crap.A local FFL dealer in town has a complete delton upper w/rock river BCG for 530$. And palmetto has lowers kits with magpul furniture for 250$+ tax, any input or suggestions?

Sniper03 07-16-2013 05:33 PM


I would say that is the way to go. I would have the dealer check the Headspace on the Upper but it should be OK. Sounds like a good deal to me. $780 for a decent AR. That is if the kit does include the Receiver as it should for $250.


purehavoc 07-16-2013 05:41 PM

Why not just order the stuff your self and have it shipped to your door , well besides the lower anyway

$737 shipping

Or just go this route $699 + shipping

dreweB 07-16-2013 07:45 PM

Well I saw the lower u posted on palmetto but I want the magpul furniture so there is no point in ordering that one ... A little more money but ill spend it... And the upper I can get for 530 , one u posted is bout the same price but I don't have to wait , it comes with a BCG

dreweB 07-16-2013 07:48 PM

Don't get me wrong that is also a good way to go though

Quentin 07-17-2013 12:13 AM

I think the Magpul/PSA lower is a great idea but would top it with a PSA upper, not DTI. I got a PSA midlength upper last year and have been pleased.

sweeper22 07-17-2013 12:46 PM

If you're looking to spend about $800, you'll get the most out of your money shopping with PSA. And you'll have a really solid platform worthy of investing more into at a later date, should you choose to do so.

dreweB 07-17-2013 05:54 PM

So if I do but a BCG from PSA do I get the one that says auto?

brettc 07-17-2013 05:56 PM


Originally Posted by dreweB
So if I do but a BCG from PSA do I get the one that says auto?

Yes, get the "auto". For 140 +shipping that's not bad at all.

dreweB 07-17-2013 06:06 PM

Yea I'm starting to think I wanna order my upper fromPSA , I think the lower and upper would fit togeather better than if I got a delton upper

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