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Posted: 9/4/2004 6:09:40 AM EDT
I have heard alot about this hard Hitting new cartridge,can anyone tell me something about this new Rifle. Who makes the ammo,and the Best Upper to buy. THANKS........
Link Posted: 9/4/2004 11:06:36 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/4/2004 11:09:46 AM EDT by JTAC_Supply]
Link Posted: 9/4/2004 3:07:38 PM EDT
Link Posted: 9/4/2004 3:08:26 PM EDT

Originally Posted By JTAC_Supply:
Remington is making ammo for it right now but it is still hard to find. Hopefully that will change in the next month or so. 6.8 uppers can be used on standard .223 lowers but require a magazine conversion kit or new magazines and new bolt. Uppers range in price from Model 1 sales at $4-500 mark, up to whatever you want to spend with options. MSTN and JTAC Supply have uppers available with Douglas Premium barrels, free float handguards, built on LMT M4 flattop upper receivers for around $1295 starting price shooting 3/4 MOA on average.

I have an MSTN built custom 6.8SPC 16.5" SPRish upper (the 6.8SPC version of the twins, if you do a search), the "Douglas Premium barrels" are easily capable of >0.75MOA with the latest Remington 115gr OTM ammo (I've had 0.5 MOA 5rd groups with mine). With the 115gr Sierra loading, I hope even better.
Link Posted: 9/4/2004 6:01:37 PM EDT
Link Posted: 9/5/2004 7:27:32 AM EDT
DPMS is making one now, the first upper model is an M4 type
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