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Posted: 9/20/2003 8:15:18 PM EST
[Last Edit: 9/20/2003 8:17:14 PM EST by Slumlord]








Eagle Arms lower
Dan Young fluted M4 upper
Ace wrapped stock
Harris bipod
Dan Young vertical foregrip
551 Eotech
BC Cam adjustable gooseneck
Hogue pistol grip


In order to get the Eotech to cowitness, I had to cut away the top of the handguard above the heat shield. I have considered going with a flat top upper instead of the existing A2, however I think that may prove to costly for minimal improvement. Still needs a sling. However other than that, any suggestions?
Link Posted: 9/21/2003 3:38:21 PM EST
At first glance I thought, man, that is front heavy. Then I started seeing the rock-solid reliability built in to this carbine. The vertical fore-grip helps ease the load I'm sure. I like it.
Link Posted: 9/21/2003 3:42:10 PM EST
Other than the veritical foregrip , it looks really good. im jus not a fan of those.
Link Posted: 9/21/2003 3:54:36 PM EST
[Last Edit: 9/21/2003 4:18:12 PM EST by tberg]
Well darn-it, I like this carbine, but it's got a bi-pod and a forward mounted EOTech on a BC carry handle mount. That's a lot of weight out front, the vertical grip is well warranted IMHO. Without the bi-pod you could also lose the VF.
Link Posted: 9/21/2003 4:03:44 PM EST
It needs a light.
Link Posted: 9/21/2003 4:19:18 PM EST
Looks good.....the bipod is out of place. Maybe if you had a magnified optic as a DMR setup.... Looks good.
Link Posted: 9/21/2003 4:21:23 PM EST
[Last Edit: 9/21/2003 4:22:54 PM EST by ak007]
Slum, did the lower come with red lettering or did you do that your self? It looks cool!
Link Posted: 9/21/2003 4:31:29 PM EST
First off, nice work. You know you are never done. Don't ever try and convince yourself that you are. There's always something. [:D]
Link Posted: 9/21/2003 4:45:51 PM EST
Originally Posted By ak007: Slum, did the lower come with red lettering or did you do that your self? It looks cool!
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I did the lettering myself with a red China Marker. For great referance this site can't be beat. [url=http://www.memorableplaces.com/m1garand/whitelettering/whitelettering1.html]click here[/url]
Link Posted: 9/21/2003 4:48:26 PM EST
Originally Posted By Vinnie: First off, nice work. You know you are never done. Don't ever try and convince yourself that you are. There's always something. [:D]
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True, very true!!
Link Posted: 9/21/2003 6:15:32 PM EST
Needs a SIR! [:D]
Link Posted: 9/21/2003 6:41:14 PM EST
re: the bipod If you get an ARMS #32 for that Harris bipod, you would give it QD capability so you woundn't have to have it on there all the time, just when you need it. Also, to reduce weight, go with the BRM-S bipod, it's tall enough to do the job. Oh, as an ET I recommend you get some of those split hollow flexitubes to rangle up all that messy wiring in the backround [;D]
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