Warning

 

Close

Confirm Action

Are you sure you wish to do this?

Confirm Cancel
Member Login
Site Notices
1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 6/12/2003 5:08:34 PM EST
How easy is it to switch from a A3 to an A2? I dont think I want a A3 anymore, wanna switch. I wouldnt need any more parts besides the new upper would I? Thanks!
Link Posted: 6/12/2003 5:25:54 PM EST
[Last Edit: 6/12/2003 5:30:24 PM EST by notack]
Your will need a rear sight for the new upper, the other parts are transferable, instructions are easy. [url=ar15.com/forums/topic.html?b=3&f=4&t=152822]how hard is it really to completly build an upper from scratch?[/url]
Link Posted: 6/12/2003 5:27:49 PM EST
So there arent any parts that will be destroyed when I remove the flattop?
Link Posted: 6/12/2003 5:32:35 PM EST
Originally Posted By Furner: So there arent any parts that will be destroyed when I remove the flattop?
View Quote
As long as you don't go "WEC" with it, and take it easy, you'll be fine.
Link Posted: 6/12/2003 5:53:24 PM EST
I got the "Unit And Direct Support Maintenance Manual", anybody know what page(s) this procedure is on?
Link Posted: 6/12/2003 6:06:58 PM EST
So pretty much what I do is remove the gas tube, use a barrel wrench to remove the barrel, and then just tighten, loosen, tighten, loosen, tighten the barrel on the new upper, install gas tube?
Top Top