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    AR15 Uppers...WHERE??

    Ok, I have my built AR lower. I have been looking for an upper, and NO ONE HAS ANY IN STOCK! This is silly. The more I think about it, the more I think I should have just bought the whole rifle instead of trying to save a few bucks and build one.

    So, where can I find one, preferrably with an LE discount? These things are getting more expensive every day. Sheesh.

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    Gawd I hope so. A 14 week wait from CMMG is unsat...

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    Not sure about the upper, but have you submitted your info to get verified?? There is a very large section here for verified LEO's.
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    What sort of upper are you looking for?

    Noveske rifle works should be able to help you out.
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    Quote Originally Posted by maclean View Post
    What sort of upper are you looking for?

    Noveske rifle works should be able to help you out.
    Noveske was backlogged about 12 weeks when I went through them. If you have the cash I heard that LaRue Tactical has some in stock. I just checked Noveske's site and they are still not accepting orders. If you can wait I would sugest waiting for them to be up again. I am very very happy with the upper I bought from them and their customer service is top of the line (my dealings with LaRue have been excelent also). But from either of these two sources you are going to be looking at about 1200 plus for an upper. What is your price range?

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    Yup, verified. Just thought that this section would benefit tose others that are also looking for the elusive uppers, that's all.

    I want an M4 upper, chrome lined barrel, and since I'll be shooting 55gr to 66 gr, a 1/7 twist should work just fine. The rest is negotiable.

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    Quote Originally Posted by IMachU View Post
    Yup, verified. Just thought that this section would benefit tose others that are also looking for the elusive uppers, that's all.

    I want an M4 upper, chrome lined barrel, and since I'll be shooting 55gr to 66 gr, a 1/7 twist should work just fine. The rest is negotiable.

    Either a 1:9 or a 1:7 will stabilize any bullet you should be using on people, despite some snobbishness to the contrary.

    It's a carbine, not a sniper rifle.
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    If you have the money POF makes badass uppers/weapons!
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    Sorry my bad on the verified part.

    DPMS usually has some good parts, dont know about any back log.
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    LMT is only 6 weeks out according to some of their dealers.
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    Bravo Company has one avalible. Daniel Defense 16" M4 Carbine Upper Receiver Group
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    I checked Brownells, and they are all out.
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    Criminey....$1400 for an upper....that's more than the whole carbine!! YIKES!

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    Quote Originally Posted by IMachU View Post
    Criminey....$1400 for an upper....that's more than the whole carbine!! YIKES!
    Welcome to the Obama era of assult weapon prices.
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    Quote Originally Posted by mg32 View Post
    Welcome to the Obama era of assult weapon prices.
    Dunno about that, I can buy Colt's all day for less than that.
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    Quote Originally Posted by maclean View Post
    Dunno about that, I can buy Colt's all day for less than that.
    Realy, where at? Every where I have looked for Colt rifles they have been above 2000 for a similar setup(Quad rails with a VBG and BUIS). The reason I ask is I am looking to pick up another and if you have a line on some cheaper Colts I would be interested. The other problem I have run into is it seems like every dealer is out of stock also.
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