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Best attachment for an Ar-15?

Discussion in 'Guns & Hunting' started by Stubbs95tacoma, Aug 9, 2011.

  1. Aug 9, 2011 at 1:10 PM
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    Stubbs95tacoma

    Stubbs95tacoma [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Hey just got an ar and was wondering what attachments/mods you have on yours! post pics :D:D:D
     
  2. Aug 9, 2011 at 1:39 PM
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    Zombie Runner

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    Best attachment for what?
     
  3. Aug 9, 2011 at 1:45 PM
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    beaver_scott

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    eotech halographic sight, hands down.
     
  4. Aug 9, 2011 at 1:51 PM
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    Holographic sights are worthless if you don't know how to work the weapon system right spend time with iron sights. 1st spend money on extra ammo and shoot as frequently as you can. 2nd a good sling. 3rd a weapons light. Lastly optics. Remember the magazine well can double as a vertical forearm grip.

    Not an expert or pro shooter just a Jarhead of 8 years and a Deputy of 7 that holds Operator Certification.
     
  5. Aug 9, 2011 at 2:05 PM
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    Davtopgun

    Davtopgun Weeeee mod time!

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  6. Aug 9, 2011 at 2:12 PM
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    Stubbs95tacoma

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    has a good sling and im good with the iron sights...
     
  7. Aug 9, 2011 at 2:12 PM
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    If you have to ask what you need to add...then you clearly dont need anything
     
  8. Aug 9, 2011 at 2:13 PM
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    Light and a sling. Then maybe an optic.
     
  9. Aug 9, 2011 at 2:13 PM
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    That's awesome!
     
  10. Aug 9, 2011 at 2:20 PM
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    Chainsaw.... FTW :D
     
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    /thread
     
  12. Aug 10, 2011 at 6:49 AM
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    1- Gun
    2- Magazines (10 minimum) Pmags are great or GI aluminum.
    3- Ammoe. Lots of it. Buy in 500 and 1000 round bulk at a gunshow or the Net.
    4- Optic. EOtech or Aimpoint with backup iron sights. EOtech sale: http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/guns-hunting/171177-deal-eotech-512-a.html
    5- Carry case. Lots of tacticool cases available. If you need something more discrete go to Guitar Center and buy a guitar hard or soft case.
    6- Sling. 1, 2 or 3 point. pick one.
    7- light, laser, chainsaw, vertical grip, can opener etc.
    8- Another Gun and repeat 2 to 7.

    Why....
    - Mags before ammo because you can't use the gun or ammo without them.
    - Optic/BIS and case before sling because you can still use the iron sights with the optic and 99% of people carry the gun from the car to the range table in a case - not slung at the ready in the Sandbox.
    Light/Laser last because how often do you shoot at night.

    Fritz
     
  13. Aug 10, 2011 at 8:08 AM
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    While some will say a quadrail, red dot scope, or a forward pistol grip. I am going out on a limb with a skilled operator because no amount of high tech toys will replace a skilled operator.:crapstorm:
     
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    Mags and ammo, this is all you need to add. If you have quality sling and sights, these are the only thing you need
     
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    if you dont already have something, get a few things to clean it. i totally agree with buying mags and bulk ammo first. get lots of rang time and develope a well understanding of the firearm. all that other stuff will come later. you will more or less know what accessories you want, to go with your style of shooting.
     
  17. Jan 23, 2013 at 4:16 PM
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    the single best improvement you can do to your AR is replace the stock GI grip w/ an aftermarket one... :D truth...
     
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  19. Jan 24, 2013 at 6:57 AM
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    If you are just adding stuff to your gun for the sake of adding stuff to your gun, you are doing it wrong :gossip:


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  20. Jan 24, 2013 at 7:04 AM
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    Thread revival, now have 4 AR's one has a ACOG with a red dot in top, other is getting an optic this weekend, my long barrel has a 1x9 scope and one is stock... For now
     
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