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Old 05-25-2012, 10:13 PM   #11
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With a $1000 budget you can probably get a bit more gun. I'd recommend getting a lower at your local gun store, and buying a rifle build kit from PSA tho, their shipping times seem to be a bit slow atm. They have kits from mild to relatively wild.

http://palmettostatearmory.com/index.php/ar-15-05/rifle-kits.html

You can get a complete but bare bones BCM for about $1000, probably wont have room for optics though. I believe last time I looked G&R tactical had the best price on BCM uppers....

http://www.gandrtactical.com/cgi-bin/commerce.cgi?preadd=action&key=UPR-BCM

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With a $1000 budget you can probably get a bit more gun. I'd recommend getting a lower at your local gun store, and buying a rifle build kit from PSA tho, their shipping times seem to be a bit slow atm. They have kits from mild to relatively wild.

http://palmettostatearmory.com/index.php/ar-15-05/rifle-kits.html

You can get a complete but bare bones BCM for about $1000, probably wont have room for optics though. I believe last time I looked G&R tactical had the best price on BCM uppers....

http://www.gandrtactical.com/cgi-bin/commerce.cgi?preadd=action&key=UPR-BCM
Also G&R has free shipping on their BCM uppers. I didn't know that when I ordered from BCM.
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Also G&R has free shipping on their BCM uppers. I didn't know that when I ordered from BCM.
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Doh!
You can say that again! Jon and I both got dinged that way.
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You can say that again! Jon and I both got dinged that way.
I feel as though I failed you both.... T_T
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I feel as though I failed you both.... T_T
Well you could order one and show us up! C'mon you know you want another, Tikki!
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Fixer, I'm confused. I went to DelTon and tried putting together a rifle w/ the exact same specs as a BCM but couldn't.

Could you give me the model # to the Delton built exactly like the BCM? Tgank you.
you must be since it took me less then 10 minutes to do it.... and back on my list you go.
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where are some good places to look for uppers/ comlete rifles. Ive looked at S&W website and they are quite expensive. Ive also been looking into DPMS. Any thoughts or experience with them?

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where are some good places to look for uppers/ comlete rifles. Ive looked at S&W website and they are quite expensive. Ive also been looking into DPMS. Any thoughts or experience with them?
What S&W were you looking at? They have a Sport for a little over $600. I would pass on the DPMS in most instances. BCM and PSA have great ARs at great prices.
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Those are MSRP on the S&W site, check resellers for better deals.

I'd go S&W over DPMS any day.

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