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AR Pistol ( what brace )
« on: January 09, 2019, 06:42:47 PM »
What brace are you guys using on your pistol ? Throwing one together and still undecided on the brace
« Last Edit: January 09, 2019, 07:44:43 PM by huntandjeep »
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Re: AR Pistol ( what brace )
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2019, 01:59:54 PM »
SBA3 is the "best" one I have seen. Its the closest in function and look to the real thing for not too bad of a cost. fits Milspec buffer tubes as well so if you do decide to go for the SBR (but why) you're all set. I current have a PDW brace on one of mine and I wish I would have waited a month for the SBA3. I bought the PDW just before that one was release. its a bit heavy for what it is and not as comfortable. looks cool though.
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Re: AR Pistol ( what brace )
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2019, 03:21:00 PM »
Yup ... Tough to beat the SBA3

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Re: AR Pistol ( what brace )
« Reply #3 on: January 11, 2019, 03:33:03 PM »
I've heard good things about the KAK Industry Shockwave Blade. Haven't actually used a brace yet as I have some SBRs that I waited the ungodly long wait for. I do plan on building a 300 BO pistol though.
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Re: AR Pistol ( what brace )
« Reply #4 on: January 11, 2019, 03:37:15 PM »
SBA3 is the one I was thinking about going with  , was just curious if there were better options.  Supposedly after the " Splitfix " model they are extremely solid.
 Only thing I dont like about the Shockwave is the look . Also read that the lower part of it digs into you , although there is an aftermarket part (SBP Blade Protector ) you could buy that clips onto the rear to make if wider.
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Re: AR Pistol ( what brace )
« Reply #5 on: January 11, 2019, 07:54:18 PM »
I really like the brace that is on the Springfield Armory Edge "Saint" pistol. Matter of fact, I like the whole package. Not into factory offerings but the "Saint" is tempting.

Maxim CQB PDW brace

https://www.maximdefense.com/product/maxim-cqb-pistol-pdw-brace-for-ar15/

Springfield "Saint".

https://www.springfield-armory.com/products/saint-edge-ar-15-pistol-5-56/
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Re: AR Pistol ( what brace )
« Reply #6 on: January 11, 2019, 10:13:00 PM »
KAK shockwave on my 300blk, I like it and it didn't break the bank.

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Re: AR Pistol ( what brace )
« Reply #7 on: January 11, 2019, 10:19:02 PM »
I have the SB SOB on my Rem Tac-14 and the Sig one that came on my Sig MCX pistol.  Other than they look a little different, I can't say that I really notice much difference between the two.

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Re: AR Pistol ( what brace )
« Reply #8 on: January 12, 2019, 08:13:22 AM »
Ordered up An SBA3 .
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Re: AR Pistol ( what brace )
« Reply #9 on: January 12, 2019, 08:14:43 AM »
SBA3 is the "best" one I have seen. Its the closest in function and look to the real thing for not too bad of a cost.

Not too bad of a cost??? It's $130 and the real thing can be had for $13 if you are building a rifle.

I would vote shockwave. I wouldn't spend too much. You might decide that you like shooting rifles better.

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Re: AR Pistol ( what brace )
« Reply #10 on: January 13, 2019, 07:56:58 PM »
+1 for the SBA3👍
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Re: AR Pistol ( what brace )
« Reply #11 on: January 14, 2019, 08:26:24 AM »
+1 for the SBA3👍

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Re: AR Pistol ( what brace )
« Reply #12 on: January 14, 2019, 10:02:04 AM »
Just range time yesterday. Worked this one off the bench and up close.
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Re: AR Pistol ( what brace )
« Reply #13 on: January 14, 2019, 10:18:18 AM »
Just range time yesterday. Worked this one off the bench and up close.

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Re: AR Pistol ( what brace )
« Reply #14 on: January 14, 2019, 07:17:21 PM »
Well I got the SBA3 today  :tup:
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