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2 years 23 weeks ago, 4:59 PM

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is is easier to change out a barrel or just buy a new upper? The barrel on my ar is not threaded on the the end, I want to add a muzzle break.

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2 years 23 weeks ago, 5:51 PM

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Likely best to just get a new threaded barrel, not a new upper, and swap out the old barrel. Otherwise, you will need to spend the time and money getting the old barrel threaded. A cost difference of approx $50.

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2 years 23 weeks ago, 9:30 PM

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How hard is it to swap out barrels? Is is something I could do at home?

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2 years 23 weeks ago, 11:08 AM

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if you just want threads,you could have most ant gunsmith thread it for you

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2 years 23 weeks ago, 10:06 AM

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I read my last posting, it appeared to me that it could come off as being sarcastic. I just wanted you to be sure, that it was helpful and and I was thankful.

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2 years 23 weeks ago, 11:02 AM

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my redneck engineered receiver vice block 2/2 (take 4)
top and bottom mdf vice blocks sitting on a forged upper receiver

my redneck engineered receiver vice block 1/2
2 pieces of mdf,one with 3/4" holes for the take down pin lugs and one with routered out slot for picatini rail.

http://www.midwayusa.com/product/123930/pri-barrel-nut-wrench-ar-15 its quite an easy thing to remove/install a barrel on an a r15.you need a barrel nut wrench $25 and some way of clamping the receiver in a vise i used mdf blocks for mine,or you can buy a vice block for $50 and up.you will need a punch to knock out the front sight pins.a torque wrench is best to ensure an exact torque on the barrel nut,but you can prob just wing it and snug it up just enough to get the gas tube through the next tightest position on the nut without fear of over tightening. here are some pics of what i made for my vice blocks
there are many vids online showing how to do this job,but beware any idiot can make a vid and post it on youtube.

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2 years 23 weeks ago, 6:19 PM

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Thanks Jay

That was a lot of help, I have already been looking on line for barrels.

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2 years 23 weeks ago, 12:56 PM

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no prob happy to help.paid the shop the first time,but decided id just do it myself from now on.its easy.you can find spec sheets online for exact torque rating,i cant remember what it is.

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2 years 48 weeks ago, 12:28 PM

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HOW DO I PUT A PRE CLINTON AR PISTOL UP FOR SALE ON LINE?

2 years 48 weeks ago, 1:06 PM

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go post it on arms list.com
gunlistings.org
to name a few,those are both free,but there are more popular sites as well as gunslot here,ask a moderator about the charge.make sure you ship only to an ffl,and do all appropriate paperwork in whatever states the sale and purchase will take place in.california will require mag locks and maybe more,so id not sell it here for ease of sale.

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4 years 9 weeks ago, 10:03 PM

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.30 cal. belt fed Machine Gun....

No sir, he fell into that bullet... Never argue with a stupid person. They'll just drag you down to their level and beat you with experience!!
4 years 9 weeks ago, 10:13 PM

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M60 was also a hell of a tank lol

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4 years 9 weeks ago, 10:15 PM

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I have to take her to work.
Yall behave for a while

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2 years 29 weeks ago, 11:15 PM

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2 years 23 weeks ago, 5:52 PM

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LOL, I do...........

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2 years 23 weeks ago, 5:52 PM

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LOL, I do...........

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4 years 9 weeks ago, 8:33 PM

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Howdy,
I have been trying to find photos of a weapon I used--that I liked--that was an m-16 with a
large bore shotgun under it. At the time in the early 70s--it was called an M-60.

Not only would it shoot semi and auto rounds with the 16, but I could 'lob' paint shells, shotgun pellets, exploding rounds, and more with the secondary. It was not particularly heavy but carrying all those large shells around was.....

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4 years 9 weeks ago, 9:38 PM

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It became an M203.
There is also an M203A1 which adapts to an M4

I loved the M79 but like you said you needed a
squad to carry enough ammo

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