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Posted: 1/6/2014 5:33:26 AM EST
[Last Edit: 1/6/2014 9:56:26 AM EST by EvilApplesauce]
from their facebook (i cant find any info on their website)
Call your dealer for pricing and more info! Limited Run coming your way!

SIX8–RAZORBACK SPECS:
Caliber - 6.8 SPC
Barrel - 16.1"
Weight - 7.25lbs
Length - 32-35.25"
Muzzle Threads - 5/8 x 24 TPI
Rifling - 1/ 10”

1. Proprietary upper and lower receiver optimized for the 6.8 SPC cartridge
2. Polymer high reliability 30-rd magazine with Hi-visibility follower
3. Enlarged ejection port allows unhindered ejection of the 6.8 casings
4. Skirmish Back-Up Iron Sights
5. Cold hammer forged barrel. 1:10 twist rate will stabilize a wide range of bullet weights and types.
6. 12” User Configurable Rail
7. LWRCI Compact stock w/ integral sling attachment point.
8. Short-stroke piston operation offers unparalleled reliability.
9. LWRCI Enhanced Fire Control Group: Our investment castings are x-rayed for inclusions prior to machining and nickel boron coated for a smooth crisp trigger pull with positive reset.
10. LWRCI Flash Hider
11. LWRCI Ambidextrous charging handle
12. Razorback Hog Image engraved on magwell
13. Model Designation – SIX8-RAZORBACK engraved on upper
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still waiting on a email for the price at a dealer..

$2,999.99

Link Posted: 1/6/2014 5:35:01 AM EST
6.8
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 5:35:44 AM EST
Would rather have it in 5.56 or .300BLK instead of a fad caliber like 6.8





Now if only I had the coin to afford a LWRC
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 5:38:58 AM EST
Shiny.

Still gonna build my own for my first AR and first 6.8, but still purdy.
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 5:44:36 AM EST
I prefer my M6A2, but if you like it...
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 5:49:47 AM EST
Gold?
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 5:53:45 AM EST
The hog is facing backwards.
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 5:54:13 AM EST
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6.8
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I love my 6.8 but I think the LWRC proprietary upper/lower is the dumbest thing ever. They should have just went with an AR10 design in 6.5CM or .260R.

Link Posted: 1/6/2014 5:55:45 AM EST
I wonder what makes the uppers and lower "proprieties" so special
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 5:57:10 AM EST
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I love my 6.8 but I think the LWRC proprietary upper/lower is the dumbest thing ever. They should have just went with an AR10 design in 6.5CM or .260R.

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Originally Posted By arowneragain:
Originally Posted By Undefined:
6.8



I love my 6.8 but I think the LWRC proprietary upper/lower is the dumbest thing ever. They should have just went with an AR10 design in 6.5CM or .260R.



I think there is room for an intermediate sized receiver set and mags, Ithey should have gone slightly larger and made the receivers available to be built.
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 6:00:06 AM EST
Proprietary mags
No thanks
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 6:01:12 AM EST
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Originally Posted By BURN:
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It's a touch longer so 6.8 shooters can seat their bullets a bit longer. Great idea *IF* it didn't require throwing away compatibility with every other AR15 in the world.

IF.

Link Posted: 1/6/2014 6:02:01 AM EST
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Originally Posted By BURN:
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The dimensions are not compatible with existing AR15 receivers, in order to account for the 6.8 SPC II's larger diameter cartridges and a polymer magazine.

The thickness of polymer magazine side walls combined with a larger case won't fit into a regular AR15 receiver, and the strength of the barrel extension is really being pushed with the pressures, so it's better to have a larger diameter barrel extension and bolt when 58,000 psi with a .421 case head is used.
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 6:02:33 AM EST
got it
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 6:02:43 AM EST
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Originally Posted By BobRoberts:


I think there is room for an intermediate sized receiver set and mags, Ithey should have gone slightly larger and made the receivers available to be built.
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Originally Posted By BobRoberts:
Originally Posted By arowneragain:
Originally Posted By Undefined:
6.8



I love my 6.8 but I think the LWRC proprietary upper/lower is the dumbest thing ever. They should have just went with an AR10 design in 6.5CM or .260R.



I think there is room for an intermediate sized receiver set and mags, Ithey should have gone slightly larger and made the receivers available to be built.



It will, admittedly, be interesting to see if someone takes this length and builds a 5.56 and mags for long-loading the 80+ grain 5.56 match bullets that are out there. Or maybe a slightly larger .224" case design. Or both.
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 6:03:34 AM EST
6.8 ftw but that color is hideous.
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 6:03:43 AM EST
The receivers weren't really built with additional COL in mind, but case diameter + polymer mags.
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 6:05:13 AM EST
It is a touch longer in order to use Pmags......special ones. It has full ambi controls and the ejection port has been lengthened.

Their 6.8 has been adopted by some Arab forces.
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 6:07:38 AM EST
LWRC makes some nice looking rifles. however, this one is ugly
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 6:08:19 AM EST
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Originally Posted By Twisted10:
6.8 ftw but that color is hideous.
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they call is burnt bronze...
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 6:09:35 AM EST
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Originally Posted By ckimma:
LWRC makes some nice looking rifles. however, this one is ugly
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i dont get the obsession with having a hogs head on things.. , but then again, im sure there are other people who love it.. preference is always the main seller on these kinds of rifles i guess.
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 6:10:29 AM EST
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Originally Posted By EvilApplesauce:



they call is burnt bronze...
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Originally Posted By EvilApplesauce:
Originally Posted By Twisted10:
6.8 ftw but that color is hideous.



they call is burnt bronze...


Ghetto Gold
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 7:22:09 AM EST
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Ghetto Gold
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Originally Posted By enthalpy:
Originally Posted By EvilApplesauce:
Originally Posted By Twisted10:
6.8 ftw but that color is hideous.



they call is burnt bronze...


Ghetto Gold


I'm guessing they won't sell many in this color. That target audience would much prefer a Stag with over the top intricate gold plating...Which can be done cheaper.
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 9:18:40 AM EST
just got a reply,,

cost is
$2,999.99



Link Posted: 1/6/2014 9:22:00 AM EST
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Originally Posted By EvilApplesauce:
just got a reply,,

cost is
$2,999.99



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good god man!
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 9:22:25 AM EST
Pretty slick.
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 9:37:25 AM EST
Are you a drug dealer or a pimp? Or both?
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 9:38:05 AM EST
Hate the color but love the rifle.

6.8 I fuckin love it :) favorite hunting round and I don't have to go on a gigantic ballistics explanation to educate people when you bring a 5.56 so they don't call you inhumane.
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 9:39:27 AM EST
[Last Edit: 1/6/2014 9:39:57 AM EST by raysheen]
FPNI

I like LWRC but that rifle...not so much.
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 9:41:27 AM EST
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Gold?
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It looks fabulous.
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 12:25:32 PM EST
Found a company selling for $2625 + shipping on GB with extra mag and LWRC case. LOOKS SWEET!!!
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 12:34:53 PM EST
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Originally Posted By EvilApplesauce:
just got a reply,,

cost is
$2,999.99



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ETA: And why the fuck a 1:10 twist? It doesn't have the ass to shoot 140 or 150gr bullets, why bother with 1:10?
1:11 will stabilize a 130gr spitzer, and would have been so much better.
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 12:45:58 PM EST
Structurally, the only difference between that and my Six8 SPR is the stock, and mine cost way less. I can't think of a reason for it to be priced like that, unless that's with a BIG dealer markup.
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 12:47:16 PM EST
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Originally Posted By reefwalkershooter:
Found a company selling for $2625 + shipping on GB with extra mag and LWRC case. LOOKS SWEET!!!
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Ah, that makes more sense. The OP's dealer really wants his cash for the "special ordering" he'd have to do.
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 12:48:57 PM EST
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Originally Posted By LRRPF52:
The receivers weren't really built with additional COL in mind, but case diameter + polymer mags.
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They did, however, stretch it as much as they could without needing to have a longer BCG.
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 12:51:56 PM EST
I want a Six8 SBR.
Link Posted: 1/6/2014 12:53:31 PM EST
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I want a Six8 SBR.
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Yeah, after I got my Six8 SPR, I dearly want the UCIW, and a 10.5 upper to go with it, as well.
Link Posted: 1/20/2014 6:36:39 PM EST
$3000k and all you get is a 1-10 twist barrel and the antiquated old chamber design?
It is purty I guess?
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