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Posted: 10/27/2003 4:51:33 AM EDT
I'm about to assemble my first carbine upper, which will have an aluminum free float tube, and a JP Adj. Gas Block. When I threaded everything together to see what it would look like, I get almost a 1/4" gap from the front of the tube to the gas block. Am I missing something? I have a 20" Bull Barrel Upper with an aluminum free float tube, and there's hardly any gap between the tube, and the gas block. Am I paranoid, or is this normal? Thanks in advance.
Link Posted: 10/27/2003 5:24:23 AM EDT
How long is the handguard and what is the distance between the rear of the gas block and the front of the receiver?
Link Posted: 10/27/2003 10:28:12 AM EDT
The Handguard is 7" long, and the rear of the Gas Block is 7 9/32" from the front of the Receiver. The gas port on the barrel, and the port in the Gas Block line up, as well.
Link Posted: 10/27/2003 11:14:02 PM EDT
Looks like the handguard is short.
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