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Durkin Tactical Franklin Armory
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Posted: 8/19/2017 9:27:57 AM EDT
Realizing they're not in the "Gun Parts Business"....

And I don't need 50 of each size...

Does anyone repackage these in small "kits" specifically for AR-building purposes?
Link Posted: 8/19/2017 9:30:13 AM EDT
J&T distributing lower parts kits used to include them, the sole reason I bought them exclusively. The trigger used to be great too.  These days? Who knows.
Link Posted: 8/19/2017 12:02:54 PM EDT

talks about an ebayer that sells them cheap.

but at 10 bucks for a 100, I am not sure I would bother.

worst case put it in the pay it forward or hometown help thing you could give a few out to locals that lost or can't find any.
Link Posted: 8/19/2017 1:12:55 PM EDT
Link Posted: 8/19/2017 1:30:19 PM EDT
I just ordered 100 for the gas tube from McMaster-Carr and it was $10 with shipping. Why both? At my current rate, they will all get used soon.
Link Posted: 8/19/2017 5:10:54 PM EDT
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Ace Hardware.

Seriously. I just stocked up local.

0.23-0.38 depending on sizes.

Trigger guard, gas tube, and bolt catch pins.
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The problem is that Ace Hardware isn't "everywhere."  The nearest one to me is part way across town, and it doesn't have everything.  I've bought stuff from McMaster-Carr in 100-lots simply because that was the only place I could find them.
Link Posted: 8/19/2017 5:26:54 PM EDT
Link Posted: 8/20/2017 11:25:50 AM EDT
Any hardware store that's decent will have these. Hell, my local auto parts store has a huge selection of roll pins, spring pins, etc.
Link Posted: 8/20/2017 4:07:30 PM EDT
BRDEngineering is where I get my coiled pins.
Link Posted: 8/22/2017 9:23:03 AM EDT
Our ACE Hardware store does not sell coil pins. They do sell roll pins but nearly all of them are too large for AR-building with the possible exception of 3/32 x 1/2.
Link Posted: 8/22/2017 10:35:30 AM EDT
Link Posted: 8/22/2017 8:12:18 PM EDT
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Arfcom store?
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Look at the button at the upper right corner of your screen, under your username and the mail icon.  It says "Shop AR15.com".
Link Posted: 8/22/2017 8:43:13 PM EDT
Link Posted: 8/23/2017 6:40:48 PM EDT
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Haha, yeah I know

It was meant to be a suggestion.
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Ahhhhh...  I get it.   (Oops. )
Link Posted: 8/23/2017 6:48:42 PM EDT
Link Posted: 9/29/2017 5:02:06 PM EDT
I purchased a set of coil pins from an ARFCOM member for $7
Link Posted: 9/29/2017 9:01:25 PM EDT
Below is the EBay seller I bought coiled pins from.

Coiled Pins - Ebay Seller
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