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Posted: 2/25/2006 7:03:50 PM EDT
What's a simple, inexpensive BUIS for a flat top? I'm building an M4 forgery, whose primary sight will be a Burris dot sight, but would like to have a BUIS. This will be a range gun, I don't expect to use for anything "serious", but just in case...

By "inexpensive" I mean something < $75 if possible. Does that even exist? All the BUIS I have seen are fancy flip-up thingies that cost quite a bit more than that.
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 7:06:50 PM EDT
Contact Eagle Firearms and ask them if they have any open box ARMS 40 BUIS left. They sell them for $69 when they have them. You won't beat that.
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 7:07:18 PM EDT
yankee hill machine


used in the equipment exchange would make it a bit cheaper.
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 7:07:25 PM EDT
There are Chicom parts floating around for cheap. I've seen Chicom carry handles for $46, which you could always throw on.
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 7:08:20 PM EDT
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 7:08:57 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 2/25/2006 7:16:25 PM EDT by Interceptor_Knight]


DPMS $72 list through Brownells. Anyone with at least a C&R gets a discount though. $57.60 after discount.





ASA Flip Up...... $64.95 with C&R.... 4 aperature sizes
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 7:13:26 PM EDT
A.R.M.S. makes one that is really good spring loaded stays folded away when not need and quickly up when you do. I like it alot. I have the A.RM.S. #40. Good Luck
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 7:13:50 PM EDT
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 7:17:35 PM EDT

Originally Posted By Stickman:
If you have an extra Carry Handle, you can chop that down for free.....



That's what I was gonna suggest. Search the E n' E for a CH.
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 7:22:49 PM EDT
Yankee Hill makes a great flip-up that is reasonably priced.
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 7:27:56 PM EDT

Originally Posted By Interceptor_Knight:


DPMS $72 list through Brownells. Anyone with at least a C&R gets a discount though. $57.60 after discount.





ASA Flip Up...... $64.95 with C&R.... 4 aperature sizes






Yankee Hill $68.95 discounted.
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 7:28:00 PM EDT
DSG arms had some DPMS BUIS for $55....
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 7:44:19 PM EDT
Dang, there are some nice choices there! I'll check out the DPMS and the Yankee Hill ones. I don't have a spare carry handle to chop...

Thanks!
Link Posted: 2/25/2006 10:57:35 PM EDT
Link Posted: 2/26/2006 4:10:02 AM EDT
I like these personally.

DSG ARMS- Cav Arms A1 buis.
Link Posted: 2/26/2006 5:15:52 AM EDT
Midwayusa has DPMS for $57.99 on sale here
Link Posted: 2/26/2006 5:48:00 AM EDT
I just changed to a YHM A1 BUIS. Probably one of the better buys. It has a low profile adjustment knob that won't accidentally get knocked out of place.
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