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Posted: 9/24/2009 9:53:32 AM EST
i am piecing together an ar. i have heard that some colt parts are not compatible with other makes. will a complete upper work on a dpms lower?
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Posted: 9/24/2009 11:12:36 AM EST
What model # Colt did the upper come off of & its age?
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Posted: 9/24/2009 11:25:45 AM EST
[Last Edit: 9/24/2009 11:26:04 AM EST by DPMS]
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Posted: 9/24/2009 7:21:46 PM EST
thanks for the info. not sure what year the colt is. its a flot top upper tho. a3 maybe?
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Posted: 9/25/2009 12:41:24 AM EST
Originally Posted By thewicked1:
thanks for the info. not sure what year the colt is. its a flot top upper tho. a3 maybe?


Then it wil fit any standard size lower.
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