Last Activity:02-01-2011 12:39 AM
Posted in thread: about to buy an ar on 01-31-2011 at 06:51 PM
JD,I agree with most of what you have just stated. Except that there is a pretty large majority
of enthusiasts, hobbyists, even quasi-wanna-be-weekend tactical/swat/neighborhood militia types
Posted in thread: Looking at 24" bull match barrel uppers on 01-31-2011 at 06:04 AM
Travis,You can spend quite a bit under the $800 you mentioned and have a very capable and
accurate upper. J & T (who is the same company as Doublestar) manufactures some very nice bull
barrel uppers t...
Posted in thread: about to buy an ar on 01-31-2011 at 05:51 AM
USEBOTHHANDS,Congratulations, Sir. You made a very good choice on the Rock River Arms. But, you
could have also chosen the Del-Ton, and still not been wrong.They are both fine companies, with
Posted in thread: Looking at 24" bull match barrel uppers on 01-28-2011 at 06:53 AM
T-rav,Did you have a particular price range in mind that you would like to stay within? It
would help to know a little more information like that, as you can find yourself spending
anywhere from sever...
Posted in thread: STAG Model 1 on 01-28-2011 at 12:13 AM
For the money I would say that is a very good deal. Stag is basically Continental Machine &
Tool (CMT) and has been in and around the AR and M16 arena for some time providing parts for
the industry. I...
Posted in thread: Dakota rifles? on 01-27-2011 at 09:45 PM
A few of the tools I have used on the job included a Dakota Longbow in .338 Lapua magnum, the
M24 and M40 systems both in 7.62 NATO, and Mac TAC-50 systems. Although I did not have to
purchase any of ...
Posted in thread: First Gun you ever Owned on 01-27-2011 at 08:47 PM
Growing up, my father trained me in firearms safety, maintenance, and finally how to shoot. As
soon as I could show that I knew how to safely handle, clean, and operate any of the pieces in
the safe, ...
Posted in thread: Headspacing on an AR on 01-27-2011 at 06:21 PM
jhog,Part of the thinking behind the Wylde chamber was to be a compromise between .223 and
5.56, and allow either to be fired. Whereas you are safe to use either, your best bet will be
to try differen...
Posted in thread: 6.5 Grendel on 01-27-2011 at 12:30 AM
Hello.I am still new to the forum so maybe my opinion won't hold too much weight. But for the
asking price, that is a very good deal. I would not put yourself so far out that you are
scratching to sur...
Posted in thread: Hello on 01-25-2011 at 06:57 AM
I have to admit, I am a bit overwhelmed with all of the welcomes. Thank you again.Mr.
Canebrake,Not to worry Sir. I have had my fair share of jabs and pokes throughout the years,
both from UNCLE and t...