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Old 11-11-2013, 03:17 AM   #11
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17?!? I'm not even halfway through number 2
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Old 11-11-2013, 03:20 AM   #12
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Still stuck on 0 :embarrassed:
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Old 11-17-2013, 06:01 AM   #13
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I. Do the same as you. I only kept a few , I sell the others , it's just fun trying all the different parts out there.
That is so exactly me.
I never counted how many i built but i believe i'm far behind you .
Only have 4 (2 SBRs and 2 Builds)
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Looks great xD ..but number 17!?oh come on...
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Looks great xD ..but number 17!?oh come on...
I'm going to have to start going to meetings now! I'm actually on 18 now. I need help!
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Nice job on that build.
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Nice job on that build.
Thanks, the rest of my stuff will be here on Tuesday. I actually finished another one while waiting on theses parts.
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It never gets old building these beauties. I love it and I'm glad I get to make a living doing it.
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Old 11-19-2013, 08:55 PM   #19
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This one I'm selling . I have a few personal ones already. I just like ordering parts and building. I've sold 13. Not sure about optics , when I sell them I just put on BUIS. I have a 1:7 16" middy, a 1:9 7" pistol, and a 1:10 7.62x39. People generally like the 1:9 because of the ammo price for lighter rounds.
Same here. I've got my personal varmit rifle that I testbed ideas on. Way too much money($3500+) in it at this point! Makes a nice showpiece for my table at gunshows.

I keep a 1/7 middie SBR carbine with 14.5" and MOE furnature as my "carry" gun. A new16" 6.8 middie built for hog/deer hunting. Plus 2-3 "transitional" pieces. I build for myself then someone makes an offer I can't turn down. And it goes out the door.

Can't argue the ammo price for lighter rounds but most of my customers "require" 1/7 even for 55 and lighter. I've learned not to argue, just give them what they want and take the money. Educating the customer seldom pays the bills...

Oh well I get to play with something new all the time so I can't complain.
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I. Do the same as you. I only kept a few , I sell the others , it's just fun trying all the different parts out there.
What length barrel do you have on the 7.62 x 39? I am trying to decide between a 14.5" pinned or a 16" for the build I've got going with the Diamond Head hand guard.
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