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Posted: 9/5/2004 11:23:41 AM EST
Will a Colt Sporter lower fit any other AR15 upper brands?
Will it work with a Bushy and Beowulf upper without problems?
Link Posted: 9/5/2004 11:44:59 AM EST
I have a Colt preban 7.62X39mm lower receiver with a Bushmaster shorty upper mounted and a postban Bushmaster lower with a Colt 20" upper mounted. No problems whatsoever.


John
Link Posted: 9/5/2004 12:03:49 PM EST
[Last Edit: 9/5/2004 12:04:20 PM EST by M4Madness]
As long as the LOWER'S pivot pin is the small size (.250"), as that is the standard size. Colt made both large and small pivot lowers.
Link Posted: 9/5/2004 1:23:09 PM EST

Originally Posted By M4Madness:
As long as the LOWER'S pivot pin is the small size (.250"), as that is the standard size. Colt made both large and small pivot lowers.



And IF it's a Colt with the larger pivot pin hole, there are adapter pins made to mate with the small hole uppers.



Lonny

Link Posted: 9/5/2004 1:29:02 PM EST
No problem thanks, maybe I'll get a hold of one of these lowers and use it with a Bushy upper and the Beowulf.

Link Posted: 9/6/2004 6:04:17 PM EST
No problem. I'm using a large pin Sporter lower with my Beowulf. The adapter pin actually gives you a real tight lock-up since you can rotate it (cam action). I've had Bushmaster and PWA uppers on it, with no problems also.
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