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Old 01-29-2012, 07:56 AM   #1
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Hi newbie here. I just recently picked up my first ar a stag model 2 so far I love it. What does everyone think about stag.

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Old 01-29-2012, 08:43 AM   #2
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I'm headed to the shop to pick up my model 3 may switch to a model 2
I put a little over 1800 in mine tho! but it's the baddest one around these parts

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Not horrible but you could have purchaced something like a BCM at the same price point.

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Not horrible. Well then tell me what's not good about them

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Do some looking around and compare price to specs such as barrel steel, twist rate, proper assembly, QC, CS.

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I hear about barrel steel alot does any body know the difference in 4140 and 4150. Twist rate is 1in 9 as far as proper assembly not sure everything seems fine gas key looks staked just fine to

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I have a Stag model 2,its a very well made rifle and has been 100% reliable.ive had mine for about 3 years

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Not horrible. Well then tell me what's not good about them
You got a damn good rifle, no worries..
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A very knowledgeable guy once told me "length of ownership is no indication of quality". It opened my eyes quite a bit.

I never said anything negative about his rifle. There are guys I trust that like Stag. Yes it is a decent rifle but my words hold true.

I did a quick Google search and in 2 pages a Model 2 ran from the mid $800 range to $999. There is better out there well w/i that price point. Once again I'm not talking down on Stag but I speak the uncoated truth.

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I hear about barrel steel alot does any body know the difference in 4140 and 4150. Twist rate is 1in 9 as far as proper assembly not sure everything seems fine gas key looks staked just fine to
Really, after your purchase is not the time to start asking the difference in barrel steel and twist rate. Plus a score of other specs. That should be determined in your initial research. Stag does offer 4150 and 1:7 in their $100 upgrade package. Do you need it? Maybe, maybe not, it depends on your application.
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