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Old 02-19-2012, 03:11 AM   #11
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That's great! And just what I'm looking to build, less the tower sight and magpul hand guard. What's the twist rate on that puppy?
1:7 twist rate. It won't be good for light weight rounds, but I anticipate another upper in the future for those purposes. It should work well for 55+.
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1:7 twist rate. It won't be good for light weight rounds, but I anticipate another upper in the future for those purposes. It should work well for 55+.
That's what I'm talkin bout! 55+, more like 75-77gr.
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That's what I'm talkin bout! 55+, more like 75-77gr.
Definitely going to want 1:7 for that.
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1:7 twist rate. It won't be good for light weight rounds, but I anticipate another upper in the future for those purposes. It should work well for 55+.
I was starting to get happy, then I concluded you were talking about bullet weight, and not age of the shooter.
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55+ here! Well over...
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I was starting to get happy, then I concluded you were talking about bullet weight, and not age of the shooter.
Hey, I'll be 60yrs. young the end of this month! LMAO!
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Any updates on how it all fired? Curious bout the plum crazy lower for my first build.
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and im curious about the PSA upper. they are on the compare list
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and im curious about the PSA upper. they are on the compare list
I have a range report on my PSA with grouping pics. I bought a complete PSA rifle, but I'm sure the upper would be comparable with a different lower.

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