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Posted: 9/1/2005 7:39:46 AM EDT
Why?
Link Posted: 9/1/2005 7:41:39 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/1/2005 7:42:39 AM EDT by HardShell]
To fit in a tapered (like most "assault cases" out there) rifle bag/case? That's the only possible advantage that comes to mind immediately...
Link Posted: 9/1/2005 7:46:48 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/1/2005 7:48:59 AM EDT by Hokie]

Originally Posted By HardShell:
To fit in a tapered (like most "assault cases" out there) rifle bag/case? That's the only possible advantage that comes to mind immediately...



That's what I was thinking. Admittedly, I bought one a year ago from Bushmaster (the locking one with the push button release). I still wonder why I bought it.

I don't know what to do with it. Using the gun with it folded is stupid. It also makes no sense for storage....cause the pistol grip on your rifle sticks out just as far.

SO....my opinion is....

lol....is that the folding foregrip sucks. Anyone want to add to my statement or argue it?

I may be missing something obvious here. But I don't think so.
Link Posted: 9/1/2005 7:54:19 AM EDT
Why not? Kidding! I don't care for VFG's at all, but the folding one seems really dumb. Just one other moving object that can break. MJD
Link Posted: 9/1/2005 8:46:56 AM EDT
Yup, I just don't get the rational behind it.

Why does it have to fold?
Link Posted: 9/1/2005 8:49:51 AM EDT
I've never tried one on an AR, but I had a folding VFG on my Beretta Storm.

Note the use of the past-tense had...
Link Posted: 9/1/2005 11:11:37 AM EDT
Link Posted: 9/1/2005 11:11:47 AM EDT
That's simple Hokie - they exist to prove Murphy's Law.
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