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Got a Daniel Defense question,......

Discussion in 'Black Rifle Forum' started by faawrenchbndr, Jan 8, 2010.


  1. faawrenchbndr

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    Yeah, I *think* that is the same Omega that came on my new DD upper last month. Certainly a quality rail but I haven't had a chance to shoot with it yet (still waiting on a lower for my upper).

    If that is the same Omega I'm referring to btw, Bravo Company has those on sale for $179 - looks like they are sold out right now though. :(
     

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    I never could get used to the long rail with the FSB sticking out the middle.
     
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    Yes,....Christmas sale pricing. Will not be the same pricing when return to stock. :crying:
     
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    Thanks Pat! :thumbsup:

    Forgot you had a few with that rail. I ordered one
    for my Colt. :supergrin:
     
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    I just bought a full rifle with this rail....ddm4, I'll let you know when I pick it up from the ffl :supergrin:
     
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    Thanks for the replies,.......

    I just may go with a Daniel Defense Lite 7"
    Not sure I really NEED all the real estate the FSP would give me.
    But, the 7" Lite is only about 5.5 ounces lighter.
     
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    If I had to pay full price I would have gone with the lite rail. But rather the 9 inch version. I got the Omega 12 because it was half price.
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    Thanks Pat,

    I can get a smokin' deal on the 7" Lite rail and the FSP.
    However, I have but ONE AR15 right now. I really like the attributes a
    Carbine provides. But I do like the long rails as well. I like the idea of the uber reliable FSB.

    :dunno:
     
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    Cool glad you got what you want. Can you post a pic when you have it assembled.
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    Wait until after the SHOT Show. DD will have some more rails in the mix. I'm looking at getting a 12.0 Omega X without the FSB cutout once they are available. I like the profile of the rail at the receiver, (kind of like the KAC URX) and the QD cups.
     
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    If you are looking into 7" rails, consider the DD Omega 7" - "no gunsmith install", free-float, and BCM and other sites had them on sale recently as low at $180 (might be out of stock too, though). I put one on my 'back-up'/less expensive AR, it is solid.
     
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    Ran into an issue with my truck,......:rant:

    Looks like this rail idea will be on hold for a bit.
    Guess I'll stick with the KAC M4 RAS a while longer. :dunno:
     
    #14 faawrenchbndr, Jan 10, 2010
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