GUN AR question

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  1. Formula-95

    Formula-95 2:32 PM 5-13-09 Never Forget, Hamburglar OT Supporter

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    i've had my AR for a while now and i've been thinking lately about buying a .308 upper with a 24" bull barrel to swap out whenever i wanted, my question is this:

    do all AR lowers accept both .223 and .308?
    what about the magazines?
     
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    Admiral_dick New Member

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    This one has the most details
     
  3. Clusive

    Clusive Happiness is a belt-fed weapon.

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    No. Ar-15's and AR-10's are different. You'll need an Ar-10 lower if you want .308
     
  4. Formula-95

    Formula-95 2:32 PM 5-13-09 Never Forget, Hamburglar OT Supporter

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    lol, sorry about that, the 'post' button was highlighted and each time i hit space it entered. my bad
     
  5. Sailor Jerry

    Sailor Jerry OT Supporter

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    Need a separate lower.
     
  6. Formula-95

    Formula-95 2:32 PM 5-13-09 Never Forget, Hamburglar OT Supporter

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    what about mags?
     
  7. Sardaukar

    Sardaukar Active Member

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    Different. 7.62 NATO is much longer than 5.56 NATO.
     
  8. Formula-95

    Formula-95 2:32 PM 5-13-09 Never Forget, Hamburglar OT Supporter

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    well that sucks. thanks
     
  9. Paul Revere

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    easy answer: they're two completely different rifles
     

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