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My First AR Build...FINISHED!

Discussion in 'Black Rifle Forum' started by billyblooshoes, Jan 23, 2010.

  1. billyblooshoes

    billyblooshoes

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    finally got things all together guys! god am i so happy. hopefully next weekend i will have time to get her to the range. the upper was bought at my area gun shop, used, but never fired. Rock River Arms with Daniel Defense (or so i was told), freefloat system, and the Rock River Combat Riser. only thing i need to take care of is the gas key stakes. they are not that great to say the least. lower consists of M&P stripped lower, DD LPK, Magpul MOE stock and grip and trigger guard. oh and the best part...total price: $850 all said and done!

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  2. Max1775

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    Looks sweet! Let us know how she performs.
     

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    thanks man. will do. hoping to get it out next weekend.
     
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    RMTactical Battle Born CLM

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    Very nice! :)

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    thanks.

    by the way, can anyone confirm or deny that the freefloat rail system is indeed daniel defense or something else from the pics?
     
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    RMTactical Battle Born CLM

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    Not sure what it is but it aint a DD or LaRue.
     
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    hmm. well at least i know what it ISNT :crying:. hopefully someone will be able to call it.
     
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    It's made by YHM.
     
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    ah thank you. thats kinda what i was thinking, but as im a noob to this im not very qualified at making calls like that.
     
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    RMTactical Battle Born CLM

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    I thought that at first but I don't see that exact railed forearm on YHM's website.
     
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    I haven't seen a YHM with the slotted holes in the rails.
     
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    hmm. i guess the mystery continues.
     
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    That rail is made by RRA. :thumbsup:

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    nice! thanks a lot.
     
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    I was thinking it was a YHM too, because of the looks of the locking nut at the rear. Maybe RRAs are contracted out to YHM.
     
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    Good find. I spent a few minutes looking around to see who made it but couldn't find it.
     
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    It's made by Yankee Hill. They machine the rails for RRA, at least they did as of a year ago.
     
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    They are definitely, absolutely, YHM manufactured rails. RRA specs them, YHM builds them. It's not a bad thing, just the way it works.
     
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    I guess I stand corrected. [​IMG]
     
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    Either way, I like it!