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Old 07-01-2016, 03:36 PM   #2731
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There's always been a market for stock factory built rifles, but honestly....where's the fun in that?
You bet. If it's something you enjoy doing, by all means go for it!

My point was the economics of it has decreased substantially. Especially if you place any value at all on your time.

To me, right now, the important thing is getting one, whether off the rack or home brew.
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Honestly, with all the new anti legislation, the barbarians are at our gate. My friend predicts another Sandy Hook shortage and has been stockpiling ammo and kit like mad.
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Honestly, with all the new anti legislation, the barbarians are at our gate. My friend predicts another Sandy Hook shortage and has been stockpiling ammo and kit like mad.
I agree with your friend.
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Probably a good time to revive the dead as it looks like we're in for another drought on parts, at least a little one. I'm looking for an A5 buffer tube and it's either sold out or $20 over MSRP, no thanks.


i was looking too.....here you go.

http://www.brownells.com/rifle-parts/receiver-parts/buffer-tube-parts/buffer-tubes/ar-15-m16-mil-spec-buffer-tube-prod57060.aspx

$25.99 six position if that matters to you
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I was actually looking for the VLTOR A5 specifically but I just learned BCM copied it with their intermediate buffer system, which they're out of as well... Lol
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Here's a deal, Sionics is offering 10% off this weekend although you will have to wait 3-4 for shipping due to back orders. You will need to select the upper and lower, not sure why it's $300 less than their complete Patrol Zero, maybe mags and swag?For just under $900 delivered this is what you get:

Patrol Rifle Zero Upper

Upper Receiver: 7075 T6 with M4 Feed Cuts and T-Markings
Barrel: 16 Medium Weight Contour, CMV 4150, 5.56 NATO Chamber, 1:8, Chrome Lined Barrel and Chamber, Air-Gauged, Radiograph and MP Inspected
Gas System: Mid-Length, Direct-Impingement
Front Sight: F-Marked Front Sight Base
Muzzle Device: A2 Flash Suppressor
M16 Profile Bolt Carrier Group with Nickel/PTFE Treatment
USGI Charging Handle

SIONICS A5 Lower Receiver Assembly

Lower Receiver: Forged 7075-T6 Aluminum
Trigger: SIONICS Enhanced Mil-Spec with PTFE Coating
Lower Receiver Parts: All standard Mil-Spec parts
Trigger Guard: Magpul MOE
Receiver Extension: 7 Position Vltor A5
Buffer: A5H2 (5.33 oz)
Grip: ERGO*
End Plate: QD Endplate
Stock: B5
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http://sionicsweaponsystems.com/store2015/

Just add Patrol Zero Upper and A5Lower to your cart, at checkout they give you the 10% off code.
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