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Old 07-21-2008, 08:01 PM   #11
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Great job JD - I will refer to it when I order my new trigger to replace the horrible single stage that came with my DPMS LAR308. .

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Great job JD - I will refer to it when I order my new trigger to replace the horrible single stage that came with my DPMS LAR308. .
Many Thanks RL - Best of luck. It should be an easy drop in for you.

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That has been exactly what I have been looking for. I'm a cheap Ba$tard and don't think I need to shell out $1800 for a decent ar platform. Now if I ever get off my lazy 5th point of contact and actulay do it is a whole nother post in its self.

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Thanks cpt - The lower is really easy to put together. It's just a couple of tools and a little know how.

I need to get off MY posterior and get the write up done on building the upper, but I have been busy, and lazy, and haven't gotten it done yet.

It is on the way though... LOL

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Did the photos take a tour in Iraq? Wazzup?

I would love to see this process a lot more than read about it only. Thanks JD. I'm looking at that sticky on a budget AR. $786 plus shipping and FFL fees (at the time of this writing, at least--April, 2010).

Doing it myself would be a fabulous learning process. Then I'd know what parts look like in case I ever need to cannibalize another AR for parts in a SHTF situation with no gunsmith around.

This is a great resource, JD. Thanks.

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My trigger spring, assuming I have chosen the correct spring, seems to have one end that is wider than the other. Does the larger end go downward or upward into the trigger housing?

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These will help the wider portion of the spring goes downward toward the trigger.

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Take a look at this video;

The Range Bag - LPK installation

And here's a great hard copy;

Assembly Guide

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Lots of new AR interest lately. *bump*

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What are the advantages of 2 stages trigger over standard GI triggers? All I found is that 2 stages triggers are not as durable as standard trigger.

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