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Re: AR Question
« Reply #15 on: May 12, 2019, 06:33:43 PM »
Hammer, did you do anything or put a different trigger in the Grendel I got from you ?

If I recall correctly, that 26” Grendel had a Rock River 2-Stage National Match trigger. Two or three builds after that one you have. I went to the CMC 2/2 flat shoe triggers.


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Re: AR Question
« Reply #16 on: May 12, 2019, 06:44:19 PM »
Hammer, did you do anything or put a different trigger in the Grendel I got from you ?

If I recall correctly, that 26” Grendel had a Rock River 2-Stage National Match trigger. Two or three builds after that one you have. I went to the CMC 2/2 flat shoe triggers.
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Re: AR Question
« Reply #17 on: May 13, 2019, 02:56:11 AM »
When people ask me to work on their firearms, the first thing I ask if it’s been cleaned and lubed properly. If both have been done, then yes, bring it in if it’s still not working.

My initial thought is a gas issue possibly stemming from gas block misalignment.
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Re: AR Question
« Reply #18 on: May 13, 2019, 10:11:42 AM »
When people ask me to work on their firearms, the first thing I ask if it’s been cleaned and lubed properly. If both have been done, then yes, bring it in if it’s still not working.

My initial thought is a gas issue possibly stemming from gas block misalignment.
Thanks. We are going to go through it this weekend. I'll update.

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Re: AR Question
« Reply #19 on: May 16, 2019, 08:31:21 AM »
Hammer, did you do anything or put a different trigger in the Grendel I got from you ?

If I recall correctly, that 26” Grendel had a Rock River 2-Stage National Match trigger. Two or three builds after that one you have. I went to the CMC 2/2 flat shoe triggers.


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Re: AR Question
« Reply #20 on: May 16, 2019, 10:45:33 AM »
Good to see you, BH. I had my build coated in Desert camo. Looks great.
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Re: AR Question
« Reply #21 on: May 16, 2019, 11:07:36 AM »
Good to see you, BH. I had my build coated in Desert camo. Looks great.

I saw that. Looks great! How may rounds do you have on it now? Still shooting well? Everyone I have put together on a billet  upper has shot slightly better than most Mil-Spec forged uppers.

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Re: AR Question
« Reply #22 on: May 16, 2019, 11:22:40 AM »
Good to see you, BH. I had my build coated in Desert camo. Looks great.

I saw that. Looks great! How may rounds do you have on it now? Still shooting well? Everyone I have put together on a billet  upper has shot slightly better than most Mil-Spec forged uppers.

About 400 I think. It's very tight, 1/2" moa @100yds. I need a bigger scope for past 300, though. The 2-10 doesn't hack if for these old eyes.
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Re: AR Question
« Reply #23 on: May 16, 2019, 11:24:36 AM »
Good to see you, BH. I had my build coated in Desert camo. Looks great.
Is there a link to your build PMan?

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Re: AR Question
« Reply #24 on: May 16, 2019, 12:17:01 PM »
Good to see you, BH. I had my build coated in Desert camo. Looks great.
Is there a link to your build PMan?
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Re: AR Question
« Reply #25 on: May 16, 2019, 12:56:31 PM »
Good to see you, BH. I had my build coated in Desert camo. Looks great.

I saw that. Looks great! How may rounds do you have on it now? Still shooting well? Everyone I have put together on a billet  upper has shot slightly better than most Mil-Spec forged uppers.

Off topic so my apologizes, but I need to do a barrel swap from 308 to 6.5CM on a new SP10 I bought and the AR10 platform is a new project for me and I need to get a vise to do the barrel swap.  Is there a particular vise you'd recommend???

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Re: AR Question
« Reply #26 on: May 16, 2019, 02:57:44 PM »
Good to see you, BH. I had my build coated in Desert camo. Looks great.
Is there a link to your build PMan?



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Re: AR Question
« Reply #27 on: May 16, 2019, 04:00:22 PM »
Great camo job! Who did it? Is that a Grendel?

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Re: AR Question
« Reply #28 on: May 16, 2019, 04:04:30 PM »
Great camo job! Who did it? Is that a Grendel?

It is a Grendel and Sporting Systems sent it out for me to some guy in Gresham. I'm very happy with it.
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Re: AR Question
« Reply #29 on: May 16, 2019, 04:39:32 PM »
Good to see you, BH. I had my build coated in Desert camo. Looks great.

I saw that. Looks great! How may rounds do you have on it now? Still shooting well? Everyone I have put together on a billet  upper has shot slightly better than most Mil-Spec forged uppers.

Off topic so my apologizes, but I need to do a barrel swap from 308 to 6.5CM on a new SP10 I bought and the AR10 platform is a new project for me and I need to get a vise to do the barrel swap.  Is there a particular vise you'd recommend???

You can get them fairly inexpensive one on EBay just do a word search for “AR10 upper receiver block”. If you don’t plan on removing and installing a bunch of barrels. If you want the best way to go about it, go with a “Reaction rod” the rod engages the barrel extension and is bullet proof when it comes to serious torque and it does not stress the receiver at all.

 


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