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Posted: 8/30/2004 9:06:52 AM EST
Hey all, I've been floating around here and you guys are contagious.......I finally took the plunge, and purchased a lightly used..Bushmaster A2 16in Carbine from a board member and was wondering if my purchase was a wise one?

Since acquiring the AR I've already installed my YHM FF 4-rail forgrip, and TGS Aimpoint clone. Have my 6 POS RRA ready to mount once the ban is kaput!

I am thinking of changing the upper to either an RRA, or LAR flattop upper. I would also like to get a smaller profile barrel, I currently have the 16" HBAR and would like some recommendations. I really like the thinner stepped barrels and the Y-comp

Thanks, and I look forward to some good conversations.

Link Posted: 8/30/2004 9:13:26 AM EST
You have been assimilated.

Just go buy a complete lower and then start saving for the upper of your choice. With all the changes, you could almost afford the other upper. You'll want a couple anyhow.
Link Posted: 8/30/2004 9:15:42 AM EST
The Y comp is loud
Link Posted: 8/30/2004 9:57:38 AM EST

Originally Posted By CeeDub:
The Y comp is loud

so are guns in general....
Link Posted: 8/30/2004 9:59:26 AM EST
Should have bought a Colt.
Link Posted: 8/30/2004 10:02:21 AM EST
congrats on your first AR, i love my RRA, i dont think u can go wrong with them for the money
Link Posted: 8/30/2004 10:11:53 AM EST
Link Posted: 8/30/2004 10:48:03 AM EST
LOL...I'll get pics ASAP..I was being cautious with my first purchase...I opted for the Bushy because it only had 100 rounds through it, and I got it for $500.....really too low to pass up for a learner..


Link Posted: 8/30/2004 11:54:08 AM EST
Y-Comp? What? What? Sorry, couldn't "hear" you!
I actually have a Y-Comp Bushy M4gery. It does it's job, blasts sand all around, doesn't bother me.
If I could manage to part with the upper for a while, I may send it off to Kurt's for some cosmetic surgery.
Link Posted: 8/31/2004 6:24:04 PM EST
Yeah, I wish I hadn't sold my lathe now....but I like the smaller stepped barrels anyhow....
Link Posted: 8/31/2004 6:31:50 PM EST
if you want a Y comp I might be tempted into parting with a Bushmaster M4 upper with the Y comp on it once the ban sunsets. Lemme know...
Link Posted: 8/31/2004 7:07:51 PM EST
Thanks for the offer...I just ordered a LAR upper for my bushy...
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 8:51:00 AM EST
PICs finally

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