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#5930030 - 09/15/15 03:50 PM What BCG to choose when building an AR
Lonestarhogremoval Offline
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Registered: 07/15/12
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Loc: Young County
Hey yall, I'm in the processes of building a pig killer AR. Its 300 Blackout with a 16 inch barrel. I only shoot supersonic because of the better velocity and stopping power. I was wondering if anyone had any ideas on what would be a good BCG to put in it?? There is so many different types of BCGs suck as Nickle Boron, phosphate and many more...... If any one has good suggestions that arnt to pricey id really appreciate it!!

Thanks! cowboy
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#5930118 - 09/15/15 04:49 PM Re: What BCG to choose when building an AR [Re: Lonestarhogremoval]
Matt Offline
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I run Fail-Zero nickle boron in mine. Never had any issue.

Thanks!!
Matt
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#5930126 - 09/15/15 04:54 PM Re: What BCG to choose when building an AR [Re: Lonestarhogremoval]
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Hard to go wrong with BCM.

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#5930355 - 09/15/15 06:56 PM Re: What BCG to choose when building an AR [Re: Lonestarhogremoval]
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I thought the Ares Armor Reduced Friction design is cool looking and NiB is on sale right now

http://aresarmor.com/store/Item/nib_bcg_reduced_friction
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#5930623 - 09/15/15 09:07 PM Re: What BCG to choose when building an AR [Re: Lonestarhogremoval]
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I haven't had any problems with the phosphate BCG's I've used. Radical has a melonite coated BCG that is smooth for only like $90.

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#5932024 - 09/16/15 06:16 PM Re: What BCG to choose when building an AR [Re: Lonestarhogremoval]
cheetah577 Offline
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Registered: 08/19/13
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I use Bravo Company BCGs. I just replaced the bolt with a higher pressure one, but I haven't had any issues with Bravo Company BCGs.
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#5932118 - 09/16/15 07:10 PM Re: What BCG to choose when building an AR [Re: Lonestarhogremoval]
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I dont think it matters no matter what you purchase

If you want the cheapest gun by the cheapest BCG

If you want the best then buy a NiB BCG

It just depends on how much you want to spend.

They will all work well
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#5934148 - 09/17/15 11:27 PM Re: What BCG to choose when building an AR [Re: tenyearsgone]
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Originally Posted By: tenyearsgone
I haven't had any problems with the phosphate BCG's I've used. Radical has a melonite coated BCG that is smooth for only like $90.


Agree, I have 5 or 6 Radical uppers with the cheapest BCG they sell. I've never had an issue with any of them.

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