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Old December 26th, 2011, 05:24 PM   #1
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Looking for a AR15 hand guard..

I am looking to replace the forward hand guard on my Stag model 1 AR15 and wanted to check and see if anyone on here had one they wanted to get rid of before I ordered new.
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Old December 26th, 2011, 07:31 PM   #2
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There are a few variables you might want to list like length, style, full float, etc...
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Old December 26th, 2011, 08:58 PM   #3
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This is what I got and the direction I wanna go. This is my first AR so I'm not really sure what I need..
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Old January 2nd, 2012, 02:18 PM   #4
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Midway USA has the two piece Picatinny rail set on sail for 50 some bucks this month.
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Old January 3rd, 2012, 01:33 PM   #5
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Midway USA has the two piece Picatinny rail set on sail for 50 some bucks this month.
I'll check them out.. thanks
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Old January 10th, 2012, 01:11 PM   #6
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You just want to add a quad rail?

Is your rifle a carbine, or midlength?

Do you want a free float, or is a 2 piece ok?
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Old January 11th, 2012, 10:55 AM   #7
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You just want to add a quad rail?

Is your rifle a carbine, or midlength?

Do you want a free float, or is a 2 piece ok?
yeah i just wanna add a quad rail for some accessories and I'm pretty sure its a carbine length. Im new to the Ar15 world so I'm not really sure what the difference between a Free float and a 2 piece rails are. Advantages or disadvantages.
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Old January 14th, 2012, 12:19 PM   #8
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still looking..
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Old January 14th, 2012, 12:49 PM   #9
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yeah i just wanna add a quad rail for some accessories and I'm pretty sure its a carbine length. Im new to the Ar15 world so I'm not really sure what the difference between a Free float and a 2 piece rails are. Advantages or disadvantages.
a free float is more expensive and more work to install, but will give your rifle more accuracy, two piece are simple to install, cheaper, and you can still hang things off them, how far are you shooting? What kind of a barrel do you have?...
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Old January 14th, 2012, 01:14 PM   #10
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a free float is more expensive and more work to install, but will give your rifle more accuracy, two piece are simple to install, cheaper, and you can still hang things off them, how far are you shooting? What kind of a barrel do you have?...

the longest shot I have in the field i shoot in is 200-300 yards and I just have a all stock Stag Model 1.
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Old January 16th, 2012, 11:03 AM   #11
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I did some research and I'm looking for a carbine length 2 piece free float quad rail so if you have a used one you wanna get rid of let me know. thanks
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Old January 16th, 2012, 11:14 AM   #12
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I installed the UTG two pc. quad rail on my left hand Stag M-4 last week. Went on in five minutes and is very solid. It came with rail covers and is made in the USA. As mentioned above I got it from Midway for about 50 buck.
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Old January 17th, 2012, 01:59 PM   #13
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I did some research and I'm looking for a carbine length 2 piece free float quad rail so if you have a used one you wanna get rid of let me know. thanks
There are not many options that are both two piece, and free floating. Your best bet will be a Daniel Defense Omega rail. 2 piece, uses the stock delta ring, and barrel nut, and installs nice and easy.

Dont put UTG airsoft junk on your rifle.
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Old January 21st, 2012, 11:37 AM   #14
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I decided to go with the Troy Trx Extreme battle rail.. Now I'm on the hunt for a decent used optic.
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Old January 21st, 2012, 08:22 PM   #16
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