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9/19/2017 7:27:10 PM
Posted: 8/19/2003 11:54:20 AM EDT
I had a recoil buffer failure in my C.A.R. style buttstock. I need to replace it and i'm wondering if there is any specific difference between an M4 style buttstock and a C.A.R. style buttstock. Brownells has a M4 listed in their catalog for approx. $8 but it is listed as a spare part for an M4. Are the two interchangeable? Or do i need a specific C.A.R recoil buffer?

Thank you.
Link Posted: 8/19/2003 12:27:21 PM EDT
M4 should be heavier. Either will work (though the M4 is better for full-auto weapons).
Link Posted: 8/19/2003 12:33:17 PM EDT
this is something i've been wondering about. would a heavier buffer make for more felt recoil? i'd actually kinda like a little more for whatever reason. also, does this inhibit the cycling action/rate of the gun? i don't do alot of rapid fire, but will this start the FTE's and the like? thanks
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