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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 6/15/2003 1:58:04 PM EST
If and when I build my M4 with RAS do I need to "connect" the upper with the barrel/RAS with a rail? Doing so with an FF RAS would seem to be counter productive.

TS
Link Posted: 6/15/2003 4:07:11 PM EST
I would'nt! Especially if your freefloating. If you want to free float and have a "bridge rail" between the upper rec. rails and the forend then just get the RAS II. Otherwise you will be spending money on a long rail that you really don't need unless perhaps your worried aoubt bbl. sag from full auto use. Don't get me wrong, the ARMS mod 38xl is cool but not a must have for semi use. FF RAS is plenty strong on it's own. So is RAS. And so is RAS II! Good luck!
Link Posted: 6/15/2003 4:52:56 PM EST
Link Posted: 6/15/2003 9:10:57 PM EST
Thanks Troy. What I want to do is attach my EOTech a little farther forward than it will go on the flat top. It's a AA version and with it deployed all the way forward on the flat top I can't change batteries without removing my sight. I also have an M3 light I'd like to attach and most likely a forefrip due to a problem from a fractured risk. I saw a thread "Is a RIS strong enough?" and wondered if adding a RAS was worth the trouble and/or if it needed to be "bridged". Thanks again, TS
Link Posted: 6/15/2003 9:43:19 PM EST
Didn't I just see this topic in another forum?
Link Posted: 6/15/2003 10:00:38 PM EST
Originally Posted By Phil_A_Steen: Didn't I just see this topic in another forum?
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Yes, you did and there's an explanation why as well. TS
Link Posted: 6/16/2003 3:42:50 AM EST
Does anyone have a photo of the new URX rails? IPSC_GUY sends
Link Posted: 6/16/2003 5:09:21 AM EST
Originally Posted By IPSC_GUY: Does anyone have a photo of the new URX rails? IPSC_GUY sends
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When the photo server is back up, [url=http://www.ar15.com/forums/topic.html?b=3&f=12&t=150857&w=searchPop]THIS thread[/url] will have pics.
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