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Posted: 7/3/2003 11:19:31 AM EST
I have a Colt heavy barreled 16" upper, and I'd like to know if the KAC RAS will fit on it. I guess I'll have to edit this post when I get home and can actually measure the thickness of the barrel, but it's stout.
Link Posted: 7/5/2003 11:49:13 PM EST
COLT HBAR IS .701 IN DIAMETER. E-MAIL WES AT MSTN. BEST INFO, BEST GEAR. BEST IN THE BUSINESS TO DEAL WITH. KAC RAS FULL FLOATING WILL FIT. YOU WILL HAVE TO REMOVE FRONT SIGHT AND BARRELL FROM UPPER RECEIVER TO INSTALL.
Link Posted: 7/6/2003 4:25:30 AM EST
Is the front sight and barrel removal only necessary for the free float RAS?
Link Posted: 7/6/2003 5:40:16 AM EST
I believe the front sight removal is only necessary with the free float RAS. On the oither hand with the RAS II you get free floated barrel without having to remove the front sight assembly. RAS II will work with the HB.
Link Posted: 7/6/2003 7:23:47 AM EST
Outstanding. Thanks gents.
Link Posted: 7/6/2003 7:26:58 AM EST
Originally Posted By danhits: E-MAIL WES AT MSTN. BEST INFO, BEST GEAR.
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Agreed.
Link Posted: 7/7/2003 3:44:35 PM EST
Link Posted: 7/8/2003 7:50:07 AM EST
[Last Edit: 7/8/2003 7:56:30 AM EST by Jarhead_22]
Wes, you 'da man. Thanks for the very helpful clock. [;)] Oh, and I don't have calipers, but I measured the diameter just aft of the front sight assembly by eye and tape measure, and it's just about 7/8" or .875" so I guess it's the RIS for me.
Link Posted: 7/8/2003 1:01:01 PM EST
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