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Old 11-14-2013, 12:56 AM   #11
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The SSA is a good trigger. It's just a case of whether spending $200 makes sense for your needs.

I have one premium ($200) Hypertouch trigger on a dedicated range/distance shooter. The rest of my rifles have either ALG QMS (~$50) triggers, or milspecs from PSA kits. I've found both to be really clean and actually quite similar. The affordable ALG is sort of ideal for the do-it-all sports utility rifle in my opinion. It'll last like a milspec, and can excel in almost any role. Many of the spendier options are considerably lighter, but have a much higher potential to break down.
Ya just looked at the act and that looks like a very viable option.
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And it saves a couple hundred dollars as well that can go towards mags n ammo. Speaking of mags. Anyone with experience on the troy mags? I know magpuls are great but more options are always better.
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Speaking of mags. Anyone with experience on the troy mags? I know magpuls are great but more options are always better.
My preference is Lancer AWM (followed by Magpul), but Troys work every bit as well. I have a bunch of all of em, and fully endorse all three. Probably 90% of my mags are from Magpul, Lancer, or Troy.

Most of the AR mags are out there are pretty solid. It's just a personal preference thing. CAA and TangoDown are also excellent in my experience. Aluminum GI mags can be great too, so long as they're equipped with anti-tilt followers. Get whatever suits your tastes and wallet.
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Old 11-21-2013, 01:30 AM   #14
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Well I was itchin so I went and ordered a stripped aero precision upper. Will post some pics when it comes in.
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My preference is Lancer AWM (followed by Magpul), but Troys work every bit as well. I have a bunch of all of em, and fully endorse all three. Probably 90% of my mags are from Magpul, Lancer, or Troy.

Most of the AR mags are out there are pretty solid. It's just a personal preference thing. CAA and TangoDown are also excellent in my experience. Aluminum GI mags can be great too, so long as they're equipped with anti-tilt followers. Get whatever suits your tastes and wallet.
Lancer mags are my personal favorite aswell they are a bit more expensive but worth it IMHO the steel feed lips on a polymer mag are ingenious.
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Ya I'll have to try some of them out too. Not too bad on pricing considering what I pay for my p229 and Wilson combat 1911 mags. And not much more than gen3 window pmags.
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Not too bad on pricing considering what I pay for my p229 and Wilson combat 1911 mags.
If you're paying more than $30 for your Sig mags, you're paying too much. Sometimes I've found them for $20. Try Manventureoutpost, and go for the MecGar versions (MecGar makes Sig's factory mags...at least the good ones). I like the AFC versions.
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Ya I haven't bought any in a while but ya the mecs are the good ones
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Old 11-23-2013, 08:17 PM   #19
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Well this came in today. Now just got a few more decisions to make with the barrel setup and then we will be good to go. Lower is already figured out and most of the way complete.
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Old 11-24-2013, 12:51 AM   #20
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Here is upper n lower together

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