DPMS oracle buffer tube

Discussion in 'AR-15 Discussion' started by lilnoug, Jan 10, 2013.

  1. lilnoug

    lilnoug New Member

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    I recently acquired a Dpms oracle in 223 as my plinking gun. I had an extra magpul CTR stock commercial buffer tube size. When I had it on my rock river it fit very nice and snug when activating the clamp on the stock. With the Dpms it seems a bit wobbly. Is This common on their buffer tubes?
     
  2. Quentin

    Quentin New Member

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    Normally you'd expect the DPMS to also have a commercial diameter tube. Sounds like this one has the smaller diameter milspec tube which would cause a sloppy fit using a stock for the larger size.
     

  3. GeneralPatton

    GeneralPatton New Member

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    My DPMS came with the commercial tube. I actually bought the milspec setup since I got a good deal on a used SlideFire stock and it won't work with commercial tubes. I have yet to install it though, given .223 became worth it's weight in gold recently