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Old 08-17-2012, 11:13   #26
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The only internal touching they did is replace the trigger group with the Tapco G2... Which is an upgrade and a great trigger
There damn nice guns!

Trust me, I'd buy a Norinco too if they were lower in price. Right now I couldn't justify one at all
If that's all the tinkering done to the AMD then I can definitely dig it. No difference than the old Bulgarian SLR series (of which I have) imported with the US trigger mechanism then installed.

Can you give the brother a link to whomever selling these AMDs? Because I understand that some are parts kits assembled in the US and that's not what I want.
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Old 08-17-2012, 12:29   #27
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I built an AMD-65 from a kit and did it as an SBR. Assembled by Gary at Overland Industries. It is quite the piece. Like it a lot.
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Old 08-17-2012, 18:43   #28
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That's a nice looking SA 85, very clean. Did you do the wood re-finishing yourself?
Looks great. I like it!
That is the original wood. It's so nice I haven't changed it out yet. Thanks!
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Old 08-20-2012, 05:14   #29
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Bumped.

Anyone else have opinions about the AMD? It seems like a pretty solid variant.
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Old 08-21-2012, 06:15   #30
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Looking for more AMD feedback...
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Old 08-23-2012, 21:21   #31
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Mines been nothing but reliable and fun. The riser helps alot and my paint job adds a little twist.
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Old 08-23-2012, 21:30   #32
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Old 08-23-2012, 21:46   #33
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You're not kiddin! I'm down to my two favorites, but i'm about to either build from a parts kit or convert a Saiga
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Old 08-23-2012, 22:45   #34
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What no yugo's? I love my 70b1 &70b2's.
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Old 08-24-2012, 04:50   #35
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Mines been nothing but reliable and fun. The riser helps alot and my paint job adds a little twist.

That's a great looking AMD! How is it without the VFG?
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Old 08-24-2012, 10:41   #36
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Well i didnt like the angle of the original and it was a little hard using 30 round magazines. For me its comfortaable to use the magazine as a vertical grip and ive got long arms. But I'm doing some work to the original hand guard. Im milling off the tab where the original went and im gonna drill some holes in the bottom to attach a rail so i can have a normal vertical grip. Rails we attached to both sides. Five minutes of work and $10 dollars for the rails. Working in a machine shop is great for gun owners.
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Old 08-24-2012, 13:01   #37
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I love my AMD. They are among the top in my book. Quality parts and better than normal accuracy. The 65 is a handy package and using the front grip with thumb pointing forward instead of wrapped around the grip is very comfortable!
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Old 08-24-2012, 15:02   #38
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I'll post pics later on, but my $430 AMD looks awesome with the Tapco Bakelite 30 rd mags. She came dry, so I used Slip 2000. The Magwell is so tight, that the Tapcos fit without a hint of wobble. They are conforming to the magazine well, lol.

I'm very pleased with it for the price. I hope to shoot tomorrow.
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Old 08-24-2012, 22:03   #39
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Glad you are happy with it! I believe they are extremely underrated.
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