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Old 11-11-2011, 01:50 AM   #21
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My BCM w/ the black MOE has a triangular cap. I think JonM said it was more of a space thing. The freefloat tube that it has uses some of the room inside the cap not allowing enough room for the MOE tabs that go inside the cap.
thats correct. the moe guards fit just fine on my pencil barreled a1 upper with triangle endcap.


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Thanks Jon. Man, I hope you can find another solution as good as the MOE.

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Old 11-11-2011, 01:02 PM   #23
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Thanks Jon. Man, I hope you can find another solution as good as the MOE.
The moe are as close to the feel of the triangle guards as i can get. But ive already destroyed one set. So its pretty much the thermomold a2 roumd style. I think ill send a email to magpul see if they can help.
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