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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 2/2/2006 7:47:46 PM EST
I sure like the look of them. Is the carbon fiber as strong as an aluminium railed free floater? I want to put together an SPRish dissipator. I'm sold on the pri's wieght and looks but, i don't want to sacrifice on durability.

Thanks Oy
Link Posted: 2/3/2006 11:24:48 AM EST
The PRI tube is plenty durable. No sacrifice required. Carbon fiber is used in aircraft and automobile applications.......very strong stuff.
Link Posted: 2/4/2006 8:32:01 AM EST
Clark and Briley make a carbon fiber tube for about a third of the cost of PRI. I have both Clark and Briley. Both are great. I prefer the Clark, because it is just a bit thinner.
Link Posted: 2/4/2006 11:35:39 AM EST

Originally Posted By AtlantaFireman:
Clark and Briley make a carbon fiber tube for about a third of the cost of PRI. I have both Clark and Briley. Both are great. I prefer the Clark, because it is just a bit thinner.



linky ?
Link Posted: 2/4/2006 7:20:04 PM EST
I can say they are extremely strong and relatively light. I got the black painted rifle length for my spr barrel and just got done putting it together. I used a troy low pro block but had to grind 1/32" off of one of the top rail screws so it wouldn't hit. The only issue I have now is making sure the ff nut is tight. I have the dpms wrench but I opted for a leather belt without much luck. I just don't want to bugger it up!
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