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Posted: 8/23/2004 6:45:12 PM EST
1) Magpul 93A
2) Vltor standard w/compartments
3) Bushmaster 6-position

Help!

I've got two lowers, and was thinking of building one as a A3 CAR (6 position) with CAR 11.5/5.5 upper. I was thinking of having the second as a magpul black collapsible stock, with a A3 14.5/phantom with the S.I.R. military setup.

Thanks for any input, votes and advice!

Link Posted: 8/23/2004 7:32:44 PM EST
If you decide on the Bushy 6 posistion go with the RRA same quality and $30 cheaper or the same money with an H buffer.
Link Posted: 8/23/2004 8:29:36 PM EST

Originally Posted By model927:
If you decide on the Bushy 6 posistion go with the RRA same quality and $30 cheaper or the same money with an H buffer.



+1
Link Posted: 8/23/2004 8:30:27 PM EST
Link Posted: 8/23/2004 8:36:54 PM EST
Magpul yes, ARMS SIR no.
Link Posted: 8/23/2004 11:38:34 PM EST
I had a Magpul and sold it. Now I have a Vltor Clubfoot that I got from JTAC and like it way better then the Magpul.
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 12:18:18 AM EST
Vltor all the way.
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 3:11:47 AM EST
Out of the three stocks you have listed, I would go with the VLTOR. As for the rail system, the top quality brands are ARMS, KAC,DD,LaRue, and TROY. If you like the ARMS SIR over the others listed because you chose and truly like it, GO WITH IT! Do NOT listen to others on what exactly to buy when it comes to these as you will be buying a NEW systems out of all these listed every 2 months! LOL By choosing what YOU actually like out of these manufactures you cannot go wrong! Hope this helps you!
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 3:28:46 AM EST
The cheekweld on the magpul can't be beat, remains the same no matter what the adjustment in length.
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 3:43:59 AM EST
vltor and arms sir rail. i don't regret either purchase.
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 3:50:52 AM EST
Have you looked at the Ace SOCOM?
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 4:46:00 AM EST
None of the above. The first two are overpriced novelty items, in my O!

I'm fine with the Original 4 Position.
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 5:18:43 AM EST
[Last Edit: 8/24/2004 5:19:23 AM EST by vote_republican]
Is it possible to view the results without voting?

Edit- never mind, I just clicked on 'vote' without choosing anything.
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 5:46:18 AM EST
RRA 6 Pos. No on the S.I.R.
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 5:55:00 AM EST
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 6:23:35 AM EST
Vltor!

The Magpul is nice too, but if you go with that AND a SIR, your rifle will weigh 7 to 8 pounds, without optics and other add-ons.
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 7:22:00 AM EST
Non of the above. You should get a LMT/Crane stock.



Seriously!
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 7:24:32 AM EST

Originally Posted By markm:
None of the above. The first two are overpriced novelty items, in my O!

I'm fine with the Original 4 Position.



Overpriced? Yes. Novelty items? I don't think so. I have never tried the magpul but the Vltor is a great improvement over the regular stock.

Link Posted: 8/24/2004 8:07:49 AM EST
+1 for the ACE M4 SOCOM

Link Posted: 8/24/2004 8:23:33 AM EST

Originally Posted By inferno715:
vltor and arms sir rail. i don't regret either purchase.



ditto.

Link Posted: 8/24/2004 8:52:08 AM EST
Vltor!

Magpull features are nice, but there's somthing to be said for simplicity. Which leads me to the SIR question...

SIR systems are bulky and heavy...wiith all the new rail systems available today that are lighter and simpler IE. LMT, LaRue and Troy Industries...I just don't get the whole SIR thing. but, its all personal preference and end use...

good luck!
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 9:27:12 AM EST

here we go again, people bashing SIRs and I'm sure most have never even used one.
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 9:41:07 AM EST
[Last Edit: 8/24/2004 10:07:37 AM EST by C4iGrant]
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 9:56:07 AM EST
I like both the Vltor and LMT best. If you have facial hair get the LMT. The Vltor will rip a beard or mustache right off you face. As I am mustachioed (is that a word?) I use LMTs.
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 10:10:23 AM EST

Originally Posted By JBritt:
Non of the above. You should get a LMT/Crane stock.



Seriously!



I'm with this one-- LMT Crane is the real deal- it ain't cheap, but then again it ain't cheap
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 10:40:48 AM EST
None of the above, get a Duostock
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 11:01:24 AM EST
The Crane is nice. The Voltor is nice. The Bushmaster is nice. The SIR is good. I have them all and they all work fine for what I put them together for.
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 12:20:49 PM EST
I just bought a Vltor rifle stock. It is not the carbine stock you are looking at but I am impresed with this product. I saw the Magpul and it has more engineering in it than my car does. Solid. I would like to see a Vltor car. stock. Wait, I can slide one on in place of the rifle stock. That would be one multi task lower ready to go. I voted Vltor.
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 1:34:29 PM EST
Link Posted: 8/24/2004 2:15:24 PM EST
Another vote for the LMT/Crane and any rail system except the SIR!
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