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Posted: 3/7/2006 11:55:23 AM EST
[Last Edit: 3/7/2006 5:10:03 PM EST by JosephR]
SAFE/SEMI/AUTO ?

I thought Noveske might but they don't. They say they will, but have no idea when.

Tom Sawyer Manufacturing will sell a total custom lower for $300, but I'm not sure I want all that...

ETA: I f*cked up and put "FIRE" when I meant "AUTO"
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 12:44:40 PM EST
Check with Superior Arms.
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 1:30:52 PM EST
thanks, but that's gonna be a HUGE negative on SA lowers.



That's judging by this lower. I'm gay about lettering and I'm not interested in one with 3 different styles of fonts- two of them being really shitty looking.

Anyone else?
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 2:02:24 PM EST
pof usa makes em, as well as tom sawyer manufacturing to name two off the top of my head
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 2:06:58 PM EST
thanks, but I mentioned Tom Sawyer as a no-go at this point due to price and POF makes the pictogram lowers.

I wouldn't mind a non-colored pictogram lower though...
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 3:17:48 PM EST
Dennys GTS lowers are marked Safe/Semi.
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 3:18:54 PM EST
[Last Edit: 3/7/2006 3:19:24 PM EST by BravoCompanyUSA]
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 3:28:05 PM EST

Originally Posted By JosephR:
thanks, but that's gonna be a HUGE negative on SA lowers.

photos.ar15.com/WS_Content/ImageGallery/Attachments/DownloadAttach.asp?sAccountUnq=19654&iGalleryUnq=1462&iImageUnq=38016

That's judging by this lower. I'm gay about lettering and I'm not interested in one with 3 different styles of fonts- two of them being really shitty looking.

Anyone else?



Thumbs down!
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 4:02:34 PM EST
SAFE/SEMI/FIRE? Isn't that a little redundant? Do you mean SAFE/SEMI/AUTO?
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 4:15:14 PM EST
Well here is mine.
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 5:10:41 PM EST
yours looks nice.

I f*cked up and put "FIRE" when I meant "AUTO"
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 5:18:08 PM EST

Originally Posted By JosephR:
yours looks nice.

I f*cked up and put "FIRE" when I meant "AUTO"

NO problem it made it sound like you wanted a custom lower.
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 6:04:29 PM EST
what about getting a GTS lower as mentioned above marked SAFE/SEMI and having AUTO added to it


btw +1 for Denny
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 6:12:20 PM EST
Ah, Denny's are marked SAFE and SEMI ? I take it so you can add AUTO later if you want?

Even though I kick ass with the Duracoat, I don't want to have to do any refinishing at all including filling in any new engraving.
Link Posted: 3/7/2006 6:12:50 PM EST
I wish Grenadier Precision would get their asses moving and get their lowers finalized...
Link Posted: 3/8/2006 2:31:06 AM EST
Link Posted: 3/10/2006 7:21:12 PM EST
I don't understand how it wouldn't involve refinishing the letters back to black? Maybe this would be the way to go as I will also be needing SBR info engraving...
Link Posted: 3/10/2006 7:26:05 PM EST
[Last Edit: 3/10/2006 7:27:01 PM EST by JL7]

Originally Posted By dennysguns:

Originally Posted By JosephR:
SAFE/SEMI/AUTO ?

I thought Noveske might but they don't. They say they will, but have no idea when.

Tom Sawyer Manufacturing will sell a total custom lower for $300, but I'm not sure I want all that...

ETA: I f*cked up and put "FIRE" when I meant "AUTO"



Joseph

You can buy one of my lowers and send it to Tom Sawyer and for around $40 he will add the AUTO marking. There is no refinishing involved for you Steve does it.

He has done some for me and they look great,

Denny



They do the refinishing for you at Tom Sawyer
Link Posted: 3/10/2006 10:56:32 PM EST
I dont know about anyone else but I really like the way HK does their FCG setup as far as markings go

Anyone do that?
Link Posted: 3/11/2006 2:17:02 AM EST

Originally Posted By FastSS:
I dont know about anyone else but I really like the way HK does their FCG setup as far as markings go

Anyone do that?



Me, too and Tom Sawyer Manufacturing is also the choice.

Notice a pattern here?
Link Posted: 3/11/2006 4:43:19 AM EST
[Last Edit: 3/11/2006 4:45:31 AM EST by Dace]

Originally Posted By FastSS:
I dont know about anyone else but I really like the way HK does their FCG setup as far as markings go

Anyone do that?



POF USA does it.


Link Posted: 3/11/2006 9:07:50 AM EST
Ok, I really didn't explain myself well enough it seems...

I did state I didn't want pictograms really and definitely didn't want colored pictograms. I'd rather have H&K pictograms than the POF pseudo-H&K pictograms with the "flared" open box on auto.

So does Tom Sawyer refinish the entire lower?

I can re-duracoat the lower myself. I was hoping to have none of the anodization removed.

That POF lower appears to have a fairly thick Molyresin coating or Duracoat- one of the two. It's definitely not smooth and factory looking FWIW.

Link Posted: 3/11/2006 9:46:16 AM EST
I think I will be building a Mk18 Clone:







Link Posted: 3/11/2006 11:20:41 AM EST
That is a bad ass weapon there .
Link Posted: 3/11/2006 11:56:16 AM EST

Originally Posted By JosephR:
Ok, I really didn't explain myself well enough it seems...

I did state I didn't want pictograms really and definitely didn't want colored pictograms. I'd rather have H&K pictograms than the POF pseudo-H&K pictograms with the "flared" open box on auto.

So does Tom Sawyer refinish the entire lower?

I can re-duracoat the lower myself. I was hoping to have none of the anodization removed.

That POF lower appears to have a fairly thick Molyresin coating or Duracoat- one of the two. It's definitely not smooth and factory looking FWIW.




I wasnt answering your question. Hence the quoted post.....
Link Posted: 3/11/2006 2:14:20 PM EST
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