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Posted: 10/22/2003 8:01:57 PM EDT
I have an A2 stock on my lower with the original buffer and spring. Do i need a different buffer/spring for it before I attach it to a 16" carbine length upper?
Link Posted: 10/22/2003 8:03:50 PM EDT
Link Posted: 10/22/2003 8:06:56 PM EDT
thanks. very concise.
Link Posted: 10/23/2003 5:43:37 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/23/2003 5:52:44 PM EDT by postino]
I've had this combination for about 20 years (with A1 stock). It used to be called the "Colt M16 Carbine (Model 655)"..."not a standard US issue weapon"... Very reliable. Nice balance. Quick handler. (There's a good picture in the 12th Edition of the Small Arms Of The World, page 745, where the above quotes came from)...
Link Posted: 10/23/2003 6:19:00 PM EDT
Speaking of balance, I went with the standard barrel, not the lightweight. Any opinions on which would feel better balanced on such a carbine?
Link Posted: 10/24/2003 1:05:26 AM EDT
HBAR = Too heavy. Sold it, bought an M4. Much happier.
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