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1st trip to shoot the new franken-AR (pictures)

Discussion in 'Guns & Hunting' started by 28ØØ3, May 17, 2011.

  1. May 17, 2011 at 9:04 AM
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    The intent was to (1)sight the rifle in and (2)have some fun shooting. I accomplished (2). Who would've thought that turning the front post 1 revolution would only raise the bullet strike 1/2" :anonymous: :eek:
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  2. May 17, 2011 at 9:13 AM
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    nice AR, and thats a DAMN nice .338 Lapua
     
  3. May 17, 2011 at 9:15 AM
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    its a Rem 700 SPS Tactical in .308
    its my buddy's, he wants a .338 Lapua next. i guess he's training to be an urban sniper
     
  4. May 17, 2011 at 9:52 AM
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    ahh, ok.didnt know they made a stock to look like the L96AW
     
  5. May 17, 2011 at 12:47 PM
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    How low was that ar shooting? I think that full revolution shold give a 1 1/2 in but not really sure on that so don't quote my dumba$$ lol
     
  6. May 17, 2011 at 2:25 PM
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    when we started, 6-7"
    several adjustments later, 2-4"

    after i got back home i looked for a m16 zeroing procedure and found that 1 quarter turn of the front sight post is 1/8" of bullet height change at 50 yards, so 1 full revolution is 1/2" change.
    i know what to do now and I am going to use a sled next time to zero it
     
  7. May 17, 2011 at 5:15 PM
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    Yeah I was way off lol. Do you have much adjustment left in your sights. I'm interested since I just started my own franken build.
     
  8. May 21, 2011 at 1:00 PM
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    Nice stock.
     
  9. May 21, 2011 at 1:08 PM
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    :rolleyes: thanks. wanted to go a different route. i was going to go TI-7 or ACS but i saw quite a few questionable reviews for the TI-7 and just wasn't crazy about the acs. liked the ubr and heard the f93/m93b was its predecessor


    p.s. its your buffer and spring :thumbsup:
     
  10. May 21, 2011 at 1:21 PM
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    I figured.;)
     
  11. May 21, 2011 at 2:00 PM
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    speaking of which.....
    does it matter what buffer i run with a 16" carbine? i have seen that alot of guys run the h2/h3 buffer for the 14.5" or less carbines. ppl on arfcom rave about spike's st-t2 buffer......i iz confyused
     
  12. May 21, 2011 at 2:39 PM
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    I'd run a H buffer if it were mine. All of them should work but that's where I'd start.
     
  13. May 21, 2011 at 3:42 PM
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    k, thanks
     
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