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Posted: 1/22/2006 8:11:23 AM EDT
Now I have been getting replies from different folks as to "mixing" uppers and lowers.

Please tell the pros & cons of doing this.
Link Posted: 1/22/2006 8:14:52 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/22/2006 8:16:04 AM EDT by Pointman_M4A1]
I don't see any big deal about it as long as they fit and function properly it should all be good.h.gif

Pros: you get exactly what you want.

Cons: some are not true to mil-spec
Link Posted: 1/22/2006 8:19:02 AM EDT
None of mine match.
Link Posted: 1/22/2006 8:28:10 AM EDT
None of mine match anymore.
Over here in Iraq i see quiet a few M16's that have been overstamped from A1 to A2. I can pretty much bet the upper is a different brand than the lower.
Link Posted: 1/22/2006 8:31:06 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/22/2006 8:32:35 AM EDT by mongo001]
Other than color match, there's no con.

If you have only one lower and want multiple uppers, you can have as many uppers as you want.

Unless you have a specialized upper and/or lower, like have light weight JP equipment (light carrier, speed hammer and light springs) in either or both, there's no issue with swapping standard equipment.
Link Posted: 1/22/2006 8:36:10 AM EDT
+1 on you get what you want, and most function as good as any colts or bushmasters around
Link Posted: 1/22/2006 8:38:57 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/22/2006 8:39:46 AM EDT by new-arguy]
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