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Posted: 9/5/2005 11:50:55 PM EDT
i will be replacing my original hanguards on my colt, to 9.0 rails from larue along with thier gas block...does anyone know if i will beniffet by changing out my original gas tube to make it a mid length while i will have the gun stripped down? or is it one of those things that it doesnt really matter?
Link Posted: 9/5/2005 11:56:11 PM EDT
I'm not sure I understand...
Are you trying to make a middy out of a carbine barrel?

I don't think it's that easy, you would need to block off the orig. gas port and drill a new one.
(i.e. buy new barrel!)
Link Posted: 9/5/2005 11:57:42 PM EDT
I don't see why you would want to change the location of the gas block (if I reading your post right), which would involve drilling a new gas port and welding over the old one?, doesn't seem like the practical thing to do.
Link Posted: 9/6/2005 12:00:21 AM EDT
Short of plugging your current gas port and drilling another one, you are stuck with what you've got. If what you got works, don't worry about it.
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