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Posted: 7/1/2009 4:49:52 PM EST
Is there anything stopping someone from making a 12 or 20 gauge upper? I know this has been discussed before but I can't find the posts.
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Posted: 7/1/2009 6:22:15 PM EST
Originally Posted By Holloway:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iX7vwivR6cE


I am the inventer/patent holder on the belt fed 12 gauge upper... newest model runs flawless bettter than my prototype shown here
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Posted: 7/1/2009 6:28:19 PM EST

Originally Posted By beltfedmachine:
Originally Posted By Holloway:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iX7vwivR6cE


I am the inventer/patent holder on the belt fed 12 gauge upper... newest model runs flawless bettter than my prototype shown here

Do you have a video of it? I would love to see it in action.
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Posted: 7/2/2009 3:32:11 AM EST
I've seen that and it's awesome, but I'm more thinking AT-14 or Saiga style (with mag, etc)
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Posted: 7/2/2009 5:27:32 AM EST
Originally Posted By pc299:
I've seen that and it's awesome, but I'm more thinking AT-14 or Saiga style (with mag, etc)


I'm thinking it would be fairly simple. Now you got me thinking....
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Posted: 7/2/2009 5:47:56 AM EST
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Posted: 7/2/2009 5:56:31 AM EST
Just doing a little googling I came across this: http://www.hahn-precision.com/armory/library/mag_well.htm

Looks like the mag well isn't long enough to accommodate even a 2 1/2" shell? If that's the case, what about angling them in the magazine (to accommodate a 2 3/4" shell at least hopefully)?
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Posted: 7/2/2009 6:27:50 AM EST
Why not work off the MGI receiver and Saiga mags?
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Posted: 7/2/2009 6:31:05 AM EST
Originally Posted By pc299:
Just doing a little googling I came across this: http://www.hahn-precision.com/armory/library/mag_well.htm

Looks like the mag well isn't long enough to accommodate even a 2 1/2" shell? If that's the case, what about angling them in the magazine (to accommodate a 2 3/4" shell at least hopefully)?


It is on the AR10.

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Posted: 7/2/2009 6:42:47 AM EST
Originally Posted By TANKBUILDER:
Why not work off the MGI receiver and Saiga mags?


Because then it wouldn't be just the upper

Originally Posted By shrikefan:
It is on the AR10.


Good point, I'm not seeing the exact dimensions (with 30 seconds of googling) but that would work too. It would generate ALOT more sales on the AR-15 platform though if it were feasible.
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Posted: 7/2/2009 6:57:30 AM EST
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Posted: 7/2/2009 10:21:27 AM EST
Youtube type in my belt fed 12 gauge
Originally Posted By Holloway:

Originally Posted By beltfedmachine:
Originally Posted By Holloway:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iX7vwivR6cE


I am the inventer/patent holder on the belt fed 12 gauge upper... newest model runs flawless bettter than my prototype shown here

Do you have a video of it? I would love to see it in action.


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Posted: 7/2/2009 10:22:27 AM EST
Got one of them in the works, Utilizer saiga 12 mags and unmodified ar lower Ill keep you all posted
Originally Posted By pc299:
I've seen that and it's awesome, but I'm more thinking AT-14 or Saiga style (with mag, etc)


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Posted: 7/3/2009 9:24:57 AM EST
[Last Edit: 7/3/2009 4:28:25 PM EST by Michigan_Man]
Fidelis has been showing a prototype on there website for a while now.

Fidelis 12 gauge

I don't know if it's for the AR-15 or the DPMS 308, but eithor way it looks interesting.


Edit: Fixed link.
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Posted: 7/3/2009 12:56:22 PM EST

Originally Posted By Michigan_Man:
Fidelis has been showing a prototype on there website for a while now.

Fidelis 12 gauge

I don't know if it's for the AR-15 or the DPMS 308, but eithor way it looks interesting.

Your link has an extra 'http:// ' in it.

http://www.fidelisarms.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=section&id=13&Itemid=12
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