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#5725681 - 05/01/15 06:40 PM AR Deal or No Deal for $600?
Ruger1980 Online   content
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Registered: 01/21/12
Posts: 421
Loc: Coppell, TX
I am an AR rookie and wonder if this AR is a good deal for $600. The complete upper is an unfired Spikes Tactical listed below and the lower is a Ruger 556 with 300 rounds fired. It also has this aresarmor Nitride BCG. I have heard great things about Spikes for a budget AR. Any issues or concerns with a Ruger lower? I was checking to see if this was a good deal for $600? I was curious if the Spikes and Ruger combo would have any issues?

http://www.slickguns.com/product/spikes-tactical-enhanced-upper-16-chffsp-556-nato-58995
http://aresarmor.com/store/Item/blk_nitride_bcg_reduced_friction

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#5725735 - 05/01/15 07:32 PM Re: AR Deal or No Deal for $600? [Re: Ruger1980]
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Registered: 08/27/09
Posts: 9515
Loc: Forney, Tx
Sounds like a decent price. All good components, nothing high end but everything there will make a great all around AR. I'd buy it for $600
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#5725740 - 05/01/15 07:34 PM Re: AR Deal or No Deal for $600? [Re: Ruger1980]
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Registered: 07/30/11
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That will be a 2400.00 gun when Mrs AZZ clown is in the white house.

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#5726107 - 05/02/15 08:48 AM Re: AR Deal or No Deal for $600? [Re: Ruger1980]
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Bird Dog

Registered: 09/18/09
Posts: 469
Loc: Fort Worth
Sounds like a good combo. The ruger 556 is a great rifle for the money and spikes makes decent stuff. At $600, I think it's a deal. What kind of furniture? Quad rail? Moe?
Regardless, sounds like a deal

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#5726146 - 05/02/15 09:25 AM Re: AR Deal or No Deal for $600? [Re: Ruger1980]
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Registered: 12/01/08
Posts: 1991
Loc: Dallas, TX
CDNN has Colt 6920 for sale this weekend for $799; if you want an AR, it's a deal that's pretty hard to beat.
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#5726240 - 05/02/15 12:07 PM Re: AR Deal or No Deal for $600? [Re: syncerus]
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Registered: 11/01/12
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Loc: Lubbock, TX
Originally Posted By: syncerus
CDNN has Colt 6920 for sale this weekend for $799; if you want an AR, it's a deal that's pretty hard to beat.


If you plan to keep the Frankenrifle, it's not a bad deal. Personally I'd spend the extra and get this Colt.
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#5726277 - 05/02/15 01:14 PM Re: AR Deal or No Deal for $600? [Re: Ruger1980]
KRoyal Online   sleepy
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Registered: 01/24/07
Posts: 13627
Loc: Sherman/North of Dallas
Spend that same $600 on a PSA LR308. They have uppers and lowers for sale now totaling $600.
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#5726641 - 05/02/15 08:05 PM Re: AR Deal or No Deal for $600? [Re: Ruger1980]
PiePuncher Online   content
Bird Dog

Registered: 09/18/09
Posts: 469
Loc: Fort Worth
Looks like there is a ton of deals out there. If you have the money, the colt looks awesome. The .308 looks like a steal too, especially if you can build the whole rifle fire $600 but that almost sounds to good to be true. Just a good trigger and hand guard can cost $600

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#5726798 - 05/02/15 11:02 PM Re: AR Deal or No Deal for $600? [Re: Ruger1980]
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Bird Dog

Registered: 01/21/12
Posts: 421
Loc: Coppell, TX
The Colt looks tempting for sure!

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#5726934 - 05/03/15 08:08 AM Re: AR Deal or No Deal for $600? [Re: Ruger1980]
patriot07 Offline
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Registered: 11/06/11
Posts: 957
Loc: Royse City, TX
I'd take that Colt for $799 before the one you listed for $600, but neither is a bad deal.

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#5728226 - 05/04/15 09:17 AM Re: AR Deal or No Deal for $600? [Re: Ruger1980]
KRoyal Online   sleepy
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Registered: 01/24/07
Posts: 13627
Loc: Sherman/North of Dallas
Here is the deal for the 308.

PSA Complete Lower $199
PSA Complete Upper with BCG and MOE handguard $369

Total $568 plus whatever your FFL charges to do a transfer.
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#5729383 - 05/05/15 05:33 AM Re: AR Deal or No Deal for $600? [Re: KRoyal]
deadlast2004 Offline
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Registered: 12/14/10
Posts: 220
Loc: ft worth, texas
Originally Posted By: KRoyal
Here is the deal for the 308.

PSA Complete Lower $199
PSA Complete Upper with BCG and MOE handguard $369

Total $568 plus whatever your FFL charges to do a transfer.

Not a bad deal either!

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