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Daniel Defense

Discussion in 'Black Rifle Forum' started by dotsun, Mar 10, 2012.

  1. dotsun

    dotsun Shark Stomper

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    Hey guys,
    I'm looking for a DD upper to finish my build and was going to check out the gun show this weekend. Gunshow's being what they are I got to thinking that other then DD markings on the rail how would I know the rest of the parts are DD and not just a DD rail thrown on a crap upper? Are there any other markings that can keep me from being a dupe?
     
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    D.S.Brown Millennium Member

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    On the left hand side of the upper in the upper left hand corner you should see Daniel Defense etched in their logo stye.

    Best,

    Dave
     

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    Thanks, that's something I haven't really noticed in the pics on their website.
     
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    Aim had some for sale a while back at a good price. Give them a call....
     
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    They're showing sold out. :( If I strike out this weekend I'll keep an eye on them as that's the best price I've seen on the v5 lw.
     
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    at least some of their bolt carriers also have it etched where it shows in the ejection port.
    The forge mark on the upper should be a big D.

    I got mine from Smart Gunner, but waited a while. I would buy from them again, but only after I called and made sure it was IN STOCK.

    They are good people, but their business model puts them at the mercy of DD.
     
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