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Old 02-13-2012, 09:21 PM   #1
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Does anyone have any experience w these weapons? If so reliable? Durable?
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Old 02-13-2012, 09:42 PM   #2
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If you have not bought it yet! I wouldn't. They are either OK or a nightmare. I would suggest buying a standard version.

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Check out the other threads on the Carbon. You'll soon prefer a stick in the eye over a BM Carbon-15.
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Never handled one but asked my dealer about them. He quit carrying the Carbon 15s, said there were just to many problems.

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I'd stay away from an AR they have for sale at Gander Mountain, that comes with red dot and 3 mags for $679. I was about to post the link but I guess the sale ended.

After seeing that thread about the BM lower, I'm never going to lay a finger on a BM product. I heard Stag has great customer service.
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The gun shop I work at....we avoid them at all costs. We always steer them away from them. Too many problems.
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