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Shorten AR barrel: 24" to 18"

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Old 11-17-2010, 12:28 PM   #11
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You may encounter some feeding/extracting/ejecting issues by going from 24" to 18" due to the size of the gas port. The port may need to be opened up. Just something to think about before you get to cutting.
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