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  1. Rkangel

    Need advice on a new build

    I've purchased a 10.5" barrel and a few other parts from Grid/Ghost. So far quality has been fine. Communication and shipping has also been good. I only have one range trip with the barrel. First round was a failure to extract but that could have been my bolt or the Frontier ammo. Swapped the bolt and after that I put another couple hundred rounds through it without issue. The barrel is slightly over-gassed so a heavier buffer is in order. I haven't shot for groups. This first trip was break in. According to Grid/Ghost they turn most of their barrels in-house and occasionally farm out to Bear Creek if they need to meet demands.
  2. Two different companies. Both are good!
  3. Rkangel

    Decent Nitride BCG Deal @ PSA

    Another great deal for $59.95! Picked one of these up. Phosphate. Chrome Lined. Great quality! Individually HPT and MPI tested, great staking, C158 bolt. Specs are right and quality rivals BCM. I'd say pick one up while you can. https://www.righttobear.com/RTB-Phosphate-Bolt-Carrier-Group-158-HP-p/rtb-m16-hpt-mpi.htm
  4. Rkangel

    Anderson Lower Parts Kit with Stainless FCG

    Back on sale: https://www.righttobear.com/anderson-manufacturing-lower-receiver-parts-kit-p/g2-k421-a000-0p.htm
  5. Rkangel

    Anderson Lower Parts Kit with Stainless FCG

    Will do! I've also got a couple spare springs and a roll pin that are begging to go into a new build.
  6. Rkangel

    Anderson Lower Parts Kit with Stainless FCG

    I have used Anderson's Gen 1 and Gen 2 stainless lower parts kits. Both have good triggers. For the same price I feel the Gen 2 is the better buy. The Gen 2 has ground trigger and hammer engagement surfaces. Also the Gen 2 has a revised hook on the hammer/disconnector area to address trigger reset issues some people experienced with the Gen 1. I wouldn't have any problems using the Anderson stainless LPK's again in the future. This is where I get mine. They often go on sale for $39.99: https://www.righttobear.com/anderson-manufacturing-lower-receiver-parts-kit-p/g2-k421-a000-0p.htm
  7. Rkangel

    I’m gonna stop for a bit

    Good looking pistol. I've always liked the nested flash can look. I use KAK flash cans or KVP linear comps on all my pistols in 5.56 or 300 blackout from 8.5" to 11.5" barrels. I find they work great at directing the concussion down range, feeling a lot like a 16" barrel with A2.
  8. Rkangel

    300 Blackout Ammo Sale (Supersonic)

    Ordered some 144gr. We'll see how it goes. They are out of 125.
  9. Rkangel

    Advice on BCG

    Haven't used Fail Zero, but I really like my Nickel Boron Toolcraft.
  10. Rkangel

    Tell Me About Hexmags

    Never have had a problem with my Gen 1 or Gen 2 Hexmags. They work well with my 5.56 and 300blk. I have several pmags, GI mags, and Lancer mags as well. My absolute favorite are the Lancers, but all have been reliable.
  11. May or may not have picked up a few rainy day items. ;-)
  12. Already happening in several cities and states. Oregon is trying to push a ban/confiscation ballot measure on nearly all semi-automatic firearms, pistols and shot guns included. No grandfather clause. Register, turn-in, or destroy or become a felon.
  13. Plus you can get a great deal on them at Lowes or Home Depot. Available in these tacticool colors: Polished Brass Brushed Nickel Oil Rubbed Bronze Chrome I hear Delta Faucet Oil Rubbed Bronze is a pretty good color match with Magpul FDE.
  14. It's America. I wish them well. But I agree this looks like marketing gone crazy, a solution in search of a problem, or a fidget spinner for the AR community. Only you can decide whether $100 and 2-3 week shipping delay due to "high demand" is worth it. As for me, I'll just save the money and figure out how to adapt the flush handle from my toilet to mount it to the side of my handguard.
  15. Rkangel

    Bargain Prices on BCG's

    http://www.alphashootingsports.com/ALPHA-Mil-Spec-Classic-Chrome-Lined-BCG-p/556msccbcg.htm - $59.99 https://www.righttobear.com/Toolcraft-Black-Nitride-Bolt-Carrier-Group-MPI-B-p/tooauto-016.htm - $67.95 https://www.righttobear.com/Toolcraft-Nickel-Boron-158-Bolt-Carrier-Group-MP-p/tooauto-010-c158.htm - $89.95 nickel boron I've purchased from both places and had good experiences.