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Posted: 3/24/2009 9:25:00 PM EDT
First build- I have 2 Superior Arms lower w/ lpk from J&T. Any suggestions for pretty basic complete upper? Don't have a ton of money to blow.
Just want to get one together. Then hoping to do stripped upper etc for the second build. Input appreciated.

Link Posted: 3/25/2009 5:41:07 AM EDT
There were a lot of M16A1 USGI take offs a few years ago - this was an interesting light weight upper.
While limited for future builds due to the A1 sights and the 1 in 12 barrel twist, makes a nice shooter and works for 22 LR.
While most of these have dried up from the primary surplus market, still see a few at gun shows etc.
Check for any damage and extent of barrel wear before buying.

Link Posted: 3/25/2009 8:44:54 AM EDT
PK seems to have RRA uppers in stock more often then anyone else. and they come with CH, BCG ect...
Link Posted: 3/25/2009 9:04:22 AM EDT
Have some fun; get a 6.5, 6.8, .450, .458, or .50 cal upper.
Link Posted: 3/28/2009 9:30:27 AM EDT
Thanks for the input- I think I'm going to go with a 6,8 per Powder_Burns suggestion. I know the ammo's spendy- but so is 5.56/.223 lately.
Any input from people on this type build (on a 5.56 recever) would be cool. I read the FAQ.
Have a good weekend.
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