Last Activity:07-23-2009 9:52 PM
Posted in thread: Very bad first experience with my AR - Need some help on 07-23-2009 at 04:46 PM
I went to Cabela's yesterday to talk to their gunsmith, he was not available but I got a
salesperson who is an avid AR owner. I explained what was going on and he said it's almost
definitely a magazin...
Posted in thread: Colt AR platform in .22 caliber on 07-22-2009 at 07:34 PM
Local gun store here ordered 50 of them 2 weeks ago and had one left on Friday. They were going
for $569 and were a full Colt AR in a .22LR caliber. 16" tactical barrel and adjustable stock
Posted in thread: Very bad first experience with my AR - Need some help on 07-22-2009 at 03:11 AM
Glad to hear it is running better.Well, I'm pretty pissed because it's not. I thought it was,
but it's not. Tonight I took it to a friends house in the woods to confirm for once that it was
Posted in thread: Very bad first experience with my AR - Need some help on 07-21-2009 at 03:11 PM
All right, had a much better night last night. After the complete cleaning I drove out to the
middle of nowhere, dropped in a mag and fired away at will, nice smooth semi-auto action like I
Posted in thread: Very bad first experience with my AR - Need some help on 07-20-2009 at 06:39 PM
When completely reassembled should there be light shining through the area where the upper and
lower meet? I have the pins in tight and there is a thin sliver of light there.I will take
pictures of st...
Posted in thread: Very bad first experience with my AR - Need some help on 07-20-2009 at 03:27 PM
After doing some reading it looks like i'm having a failure to eject. I would fire one to two
rounds then get a click. I would pull the magazine and pull back the charging handle and could
see 2 round...
Posted in thread: Very bad first experience with my AR - Need some help on 07-20-2009 at 01:11 AM
Yesterday I took my "new to me" AR to the range for some tests, sighting in, and just target
practice. Bear in mind when reading/replying that I'm very new to this and this is the first
time I've shot...
Posted in thread: .22 conversion kit on 07-20-2009 at 01:01 AM
Yep, after some research and reading all the reviews I'm ordering the Ceiner kit tomorrow. That
being said, I had some serious issues at the range yesterday but I'm putting another post
together for t...
Posted in thread: .22 conversion kit on 07-16-2009 at 05:41 AM
I am wanting to buy an inexpensive but decent quality .22 conversion kit for my Colt AR. What
is the best way to go? I've seen complete upper conversions and other ones that just replaces
some parts a...
Posted in thread: Noob question on targets on 07-16-2009 at 05:36 AM
So I'm finally taking my new AR to a friends house who owns some acreage and we're going to put
some rounds through it and a bunch of his guns. He has everything from an old .22 to a M1A1,