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Posted: 10/10/2004 10:51:37 AM EDT
Does anybody have experience with aluminum CAR-style collapsible butt stocks by Tony's Custom Uppers?

I have someone wanting to trade one to me and I'd like to know if that stock is any good.

Thanks in advance,

Link Posted: 10/10/2004 11:45:03 AM EDT
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Link Posted: 10/10/2004 3:37:15 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/10/2004 3:41:17 PM EDT by Dogma]

Originally Posted By Ghost-Shooter:
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Aluminum & Synthetic For Pre-Ban Rifles

Four-position, collapsible stock lets you build a compact, handy-to-carry, hunting or tactical rifle. Two styles let you convert your pre-ban AR-15 to A-4 style: tough, durable aluminum or strong, lightweight, injection-molded synthetic. Furnished with buffer tube, recoil spring, carbine length buffer, receiver plate and lock-nut. Ready to install on your Pre-ban rifle.

SPECS: Aluminum stock and buffer tube, black anodized, matte finish. Synthetic stock with aluminum buffer tube. Matte black. Length of pull: closed - 10½" (26.2cm), extended - 13" (33cm).

Aluminum $100.00

Synthetic $66.68

Catalog page 56

Sorry but I have not had any play time with one.
Link Posted: 10/10/2004 4:05:42 PM EDT
If you live in an area that gets cold, avoid the aluminum.


It's bad enough having aluminum freefloat tubes on a rifle in the cold but to put your cheek up to a cold aluminum stock, no thanks.
Link Posted: 10/10/2004 6:52:20 PM EDT
...cold as hell?
Link Posted: 10/10/2004 7:25:15 PM EDT

Originally Posted By Not_A_Llama:
...cold as hell?

Don't the Buddhists conssider the underworld a place of freezing cold? I know I heard of some religion that thinks that.

At any rate, Uglygun is right about the temp. Al is very good at conducting heat so it'll always be cold on your cheek in the winter and hot on your cheek if you're in the sun.
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