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Link Posted: 6/13/2012 12:52:39 PM EDT
New AR50A1B owner here. First pic is as soon as I got it home, second is when I decided to make a decent picture. :)

http://home.comcast.net/~nx330mustang/AR50_Cat.jpg

http://home.comcast.net/~nx330mustang/AR50_Flag_small-.jpg
Link Posted: 6/26/2012 11:34:47 PM EDT

Originally Posted By JohnC76:
New AR50A1B owner here. First pic is as soon as I got it home, second is when I decided to make a decent picture. :)

http://home.comcast.net/~nx330mustang/AR50_Cat.jpg

http://home.comcast.net/~nx330mustang/AR50_Flag_small-.jpg

Cool Pics....
The Cat's on the 50 and there is going to be a Boom.....poor little doggy is going to be doomed....LOL The song Cat's in the Cradle popped into my head...LOL
Love the Flag one...Aw thee American Dream....
you should email that one to ArmaLite....
Congrats...You will love it....
SASS
Link Posted: 6/26/2012 11:36:45 PM EDT
APA did it again....check this bad boy out....now they just need to race them...Blue against the Orange one....LOL
SASS


Link Posted: 6/28/2012 10:19:45 AM EDT
Originally Posted By SASS:

Originally Posted By JohnC76:
New AR50A1B owner here. First pic is as soon as I got it home, second is when I decided to make a decent picture. :)

http://home.comcast.net/~nx330mustang/AR50_Cat.jpg

http://home.comcast.net/~nx330mustang/AR50_Flag_small-.jpg

Cool Pics....
The Cat's on the 50 and there is going to be a Boom.....poor little doggy is going to be doomed....LOL The song Cat's in the Cradle popped into my head...LOL
Love the Flag one...Aw thee American Dream....
you should email that one to ArmaLite....
Congrats...You will love it....
SASS


Thanks! When I get it rigged up with a nice scope, APA bipod, etc., I'll make new pictures!
Link Posted: 8/2/2012 12:40:01 AM EDT
Some of the Osage orange wood ones do shoot.
Link Posted: 8/24/2012 12:56:00 AM EDT
Link Posted: 8/24/2012 10:18:54 AM EDT


Awe,...AR-50 Goodness....and with a Beretta to boot...not sure of the AR-15...but it has a Hogue Grip... So it can't be Bad...LOL
Target On....
Link Posted: 9/8/2012 1:27:48 AM EDT
Originally Posted By SASS:


Awe,...AR-50 Goodness....and with a Beretta to boot...not sure of the AR-15...but it has a Hogue Grip... So it can't be Bad...LOL
Target On....


Colt LE 6920 with some extras I put on. It looked like this out of the box:



Link Posted: 10/5/2012 6:44:06 AM EDT
Got all my APA accesories Wed and took a quick snapshot. I'll get a better one later.

Link Posted: 10/31/2012 12:06:32 PM EDT
AR50 this past Sunday shooting steel....





It went through all 4 layers.





Link Posted: 10/31/2012 11:04:11 PM EDT
Friend's AR50 :) Got to install a new striker in it, so had to snap some pics:




Link Posted: 11/1/2012 11:05:41 AM EDT
Originally Posted By Buffman_LT1:
Friend's AR50 :) Got to install a new striker in it, so had to snap some pics:

http://i1149.photobucket.com/albums/o591/Svlwrx/IMG_2378HDR2.jpg


http://i1149.photobucket.com/albums/o591/Svlwrx/IMG_2375HDR-1.jpg




That first one looks like a Norman Rockwell print!Nice.


What happened to the striker??

Link Posted: 11/1/2012 10:05:53 PM EDT
The original owner IIRC fired probably 200-300 rounds through it, and I believe all had hard military primers. That and I believe the OW dry fired the gun a lot. Needless to say my friend tried shooting it for the first time a few months ago and 6 of 10 rounds failed to fire. Very minimal indentation on the primer. Ordered up a new striker for $25.00. New striker is .03" longer than original striker.. Shot 27 rounds through it and no issues
Link Posted: 11/11/2012 1:58:18 AM EDT
Swapped to Barrett zero gap ultra high rings and a new SWFA SS MRAD 20x42.

Link Posted: 12/8/2012 10:35:51 AM EDT
Originally Posted By JohnC76:
Swapped to Barrett zero gap ultra high rings and a new SWFA SS MRAD 20x42.

http://streetntrack.net/gallery/image.php?album_id=3&image_id=51


sweet! how do you like the scope?
Link Posted: 12/10/2012 2:57:24 AM EDT
I really like the scope!

The .10mil turrets and matching mil reticle are nice! So far she holds zero flawlessly. I feel it is a really good value for the money!



I'll put it to you like this. I'm so pleased with how nice this little $299 scope is, that I've decided to keep it on the rifle and use the over $2k I was going to spend on a scope to build a tack driving MEGA MATEN 308 AR10.
Link Posted: 12/25/2012 6:31:06 PM EDT
Originally Posted By JohnC76:
I really like the scope!

The .10mil turrets and matching mil reticle are nice! So far she holds zero flawlessly. I feel it is a really good value for the money!

http://swfa.com/images/ss20x42mq-rt_popup.jpg

I'll put it to you like this. I'm so pleased with how nice this little $299 scope is, that I've decided to keep it on the rifle and use the over $2k I was going to spend on a scope to build a tack driving MEGA MATEN 308 AR10.


How many rounds do you think you've put through it with that scope on it?
Link Posted: 12/26/2012 5:09:41 AM EDT
Originally Posted By slayer1:
Originally Posted By JohnC76:
I really like the scope!

The .10mil turrets and matching mil reticle are nice! So far she holds zero flawlessly. I feel it is a really good value for the money!

http://swfa.com/images/ss20x42mq-rt_popup.jpg

I'll put it to you like this. I'm so pleased with how nice this little $299 scope is, that I've decided to keep it on the rifle and use the over $2k I was going to spend on a scope to build a tack driving MEGA MATEN 308 AR10.


How many rounds do you think you've put through it with that scope on it?


I think over 40rds now.
Link Posted: 12/26/2012 9:56:22 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/26/2012 9:56:51 AM EDT by bronk1]
Link Posted: 12/26/2012 10:12:08 AM EDT
Originally Posted By slayer1:
Originally Posted By JohnC76:
I really like the scope!

The .10mil turrets and matching mil reticle are nice! So far she holds zero flawlessly. I feel it is a really good value for the money!

http://swfa.com/images/ss20x42mq-rt_popup.jpg

I'll put it to you like this. I'm so pleased with how nice this little $299 scope is, that I've decided to keep it on the rifle and use the over $2k I was going to spend on a scope to build a tack driving MEGA MATEN 308 AR10.


How many rounds do you think you've put through it with that scope on it?


Have run a SS 10x42 on my AR-50 for over 10 years.

Link Posted: 12/26/2012 10:13:33 AM EDT
Originally Posted By JohnC76:
I really like the scope!

The .10mil turrets and matching mil reticle are nice! So far she holds zero flawlessly. I feel it is a really good value for the money!

http://swfa.com/images/ss20x42mq-rt_popup.jpg

I'll put it to you like this. I'm so pleased with how nice this little $299 scope is, that I've decided to keep it on the rifle and use the over $2k I was going to spend on a scope to build a tack driving MEGA MATEN 308 AR10.




Link Posted: 1/1/2013 11:22:26 AM EDT
Originally Posted By LARRYG:
Originally Posted By JohnC76:
I really like the scope!

The .10mil turrets and matching mil reticle are nice! So far she holds zero flawlessly. I feel it is a really good value for the money!

http://swfa.com/images/ss20x42mq-rt_popup.jpg

I'll put it to you like this. I'm so pleased with how nice this little $299 scope is, that I've decided to keep it on the rifle and use the over $2k I was going to spend on a scope to build a tack driving MEGA MATEN 308 AR10.






Roll'um if it makes you feel superior there big boy!
Link Posted: 1/1/2013 2:49:12 PM EDT

Originally Posted By JohnC76:
Got all my APA accesories Wed and took a quick snapshot. I'll get a better one later.

http://home.comcast.net/~nx330mustang/AR50_APA_Stuff_small.jpg

Sweet....
SASS
Link Posted: 1/1/2013 2:52:21 PM EDT

Originally Posted By Buffman_LT1:
Friend's AR50 :) Got to install a new striker in it, so had to snap some pics:

http://i1149.photobucket.com/albums/o591/Svlwrx/IMG_2378HDR2.jpg


http://i1149.photobucket.com/albums/o591/Svlwrx/IMG_2375HDR-1.jpg

Ok...I got Wood...
God I miss mine...
SASS
Link Posted: 1/2/2013 9:56:55 PM EDT
Who makes your bipod lock levers for the APA's? That is awesome.
Link Posted: 1/5/2013 12:12:52 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/5/2013 12:18:25 PM EDT by SASS]

Originally Posted By CarnageZ28:
Who makes your bipod lock levers for the APA's? That is awesome.

That is APA's new design...if you got the coin...
Tell them ETHRON1 Sent you....
SASS


Link Posted: 1/16/2013 3:04:36 AM EDT
Originally Posted By CarnageZ28:
Who makes your bipod lock levers for the APA's? That is awesome.


The Cant Lock Extension is for the APA AR50 Bi-Pod is $39.95 shipped.

http://www.alliedprecisionarms.com/products.html

The AR50 Bi-Pod is $250 shipped.

The quality of the APA Bi-Pos is top of the line and it's built like a tank!
Link Posted: 2/13/2013 5:27:07 PM EDT
Simple but lethal. Would one need such protection? Which leads me back to the M-2 discussions. THere are some aroundl, but these guys were speaking of places to shoot it. As it is now in NJ there is room, but no one takes kindly to this caa. The hangups in our country about mags, assault rifles etc. When one hears assault rifle they think "fully auto" and the senators are not bothering to describe the difference. The general public goes around with a bunch of lies about firearms.]



http://www.ar15.com/images/smilies/anim_heavy.gif
Link Posted: 3/11/2013 12:13:01 PM EDT
Link Posted: 3/11/2013 12:13:34 PM EDT
Link Posted: 6/23/2013 10:28:41 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 6/23/2013 10:29:01 PM EDT by bangboompow]
Just brought it home from the gunshow today. Last minute impulse buy after watching my buddy score two awesome 10/22's.

Link Posted: 6/23/2013 11:21:46 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 6/23/2013 11:51:58 PM EDT by 50_Shooter]
Link Posted: 6/23/2013 11:47:58 PM EDT
I shall remedy that. Thank you
Link Posted: 6/25/2013 7:58:31 PM EDT
How much are AR50s going for these days?
Link Posted: 6/28/2013 3:10:56 PM EDT
Originally Posted By Duport:
How much are AR50s going for these days?


About $3k :

http://grabagun.com/arml-ar50-50cal-31-blk-blk.html

+ Accessories:

http://alliedprecisionarms.com/

With every accessory on the APA page, you're around $3,700-ish. That is everything (everything they make for the AR50) including the carry bag.

After that, you'll need a scope and rings. Can't price that because choices vary wildly. But you can get a SWFA SS 20x42 mil/mil for $299 + some rings of your choice.
Link Posted: 7/10/2013 11:48:36 AM EDT

Originally Posted By bangboompow:
Just brought it home from the gunshow today. Last minute impulse buy after watching my buddy score two awesome 10/22's.

http://i616.photobucket.com/albums/tt242/NFA_FAN/AR50/ar50.jpg

Nice Score...I bet he was thinking ...so much for the .22s...
Target On...
Link Posted: 7/10/2013 6:18:37 PM EDT
Originally Posted By SASS:

Originally Posted By bangboompow:
Just brought it home from the gunshow today. Last minute impulse buy after watching my buddy score two awesome 10/22's.

http://i616.photobucket.com/albums/tt242/NFA_FAN/AR50/ar50.jpg

Nice Score...I bet he was thinking ...so much for the .22s...
Target On...


Hell at least 50 ammo is easer to find than 22lr. BTW thats one hell of a impulse buy.
Link Posted: 7/12/2013 8:37:04 PM EDT
Shot my first 50 BMG HERE!


Link Posted: 7/19/2013 9:20:18 PM EDT
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Originally Posted By wayne1one:
Shot my first 50 BMG HERE!

[email=http://www.flickr.com/photos/98338002@N04/9234002457/]http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7454/9234002457_493da41383_b.jpg[/email]
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Nice dust plume
Link Posted: 9/6/2013 7:11:37 PM EDT
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Nice dust plume
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Originally Posted By ARsR4ME:
Originally Posted By wayne1one:
Shot my first 50 BMG HERE!

[email=http://www.flickr.com/photos/98338002@N04/9234002457/]http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7454/9234002457_493da41383_b.jpg[/email]



Nice dust plume

Agreed....
SASS
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Link Posted: 9/2/2014 8:16:45 PM EDT
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Originally Posted By OldmanFCSA:
<a href="http://s442.photobucket.com/user/09oldman/media/FCSA-Alliance-Spring-2014/009.jpg.html" target="_blank">http://i442.photobucket.com/albums/qq141/09oldman/FCSA-Alliance-Spring-2014/009.jpg</a>

<a href="http://s442.photobucket.com/user/09oldman/media/FCSA-Alliance-Spring-2014/006.jpg.html" target="_blank">http://i442.photobucket.com/albums/qq141/09oldman/FCSA-Alliance-Spring-2014/006.jpg</a>

<a href="http://s442.photobucket.com/user/09oldman/media/FCSA-Alliance-Spring-2014/103.jpg.html" target="_blank">http://i442.photobucket.com/albums/qq141/09oldman/FCSA-Alliance-Spring-2014/103.jpg</a>

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This is AWESOME!!!!!!
Link Posted: 9/2/2014 11:32:34 PM EDT
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<a href="http://s442.photobucket.com/user/09oldman/media/FCSA-Alliance-Spring-2014/006.jpg.html" target="_blank">http://i442.photobucket.com/albums/qq141/09oldman/FCSA-Alliance-Spring-2014/006.jpg</a>

<a href="http://s442.photobucket.com/user/09oldman/media/FCSA-Alliance-Spring-2014/103.jpg.html" target="_blank">http://i442.photobucket.com/albums/qq141/09oldman/FCSA-Alliance-Spring-2014/103.jpg</a>

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Man i wish the 50 guys in/near Houston would get together like that.
Link Posted: 9/5/2014 9:15:44 AM EDT
Used to be a shoot at Waco, now I think your nearest is Shreveport LA.

Check the www.fcsa.org website for dates of matches and Fun Shoots.

I've been to the Fun Shoot in Marksville LA on Bryan McCanns place and it is definitely FUN.
Targets at 450, 600, 800, 900, 1000, & 1760 yards.
Bowling balls were targets used (same size as human head, as I was told by a rather crusty Marine Sniper)
Link Posted: 11/1/2014 10:39:05 AM EDT
Link Posted: 1/31/2015 7:51:38 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 2/1/2015 11:00:49 PM EDT by theunforgivenll]
Fresh back from the Cerakoter. 7.1 tungsten grey to graphite black on stock. Barreled action all graphite black. I'll have to get a better pic on a sunny day to really see how awesome it is!!!!.
Link Posted: 6/14/2015 12:55:49 PM EDT
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Originally Posted By theunforgivenll:
Fresh back from the Cerakoter. 7.1 tungsten grey to graphite black on stock. Barreled action all graphite black. I'll have to get a better pic on a sunny day to really see how awesome it is!!!!.
http://i62.tinypic.com/eia7ti.jpg
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Sweet....
SASS
Link Posted: 6/14/2015 12:57:30 PM EDT
Link Posted: 10/26/2015 7:03:44 PM EDT
Might as well post it here too. My first and first time shooting one... What fun!

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