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Old 04-17-2012, 06:58 PM
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A2 stock cheek piece

Guys,

I have been looking for a less expensive way to add an adjustable cheek piece to an AR-15 A2 stock.

I thought about a Karsten check piece or the like but after doing some checking it would only add about 1 inch of adjustment due to the buffer tube. I thought about the Magpul butt stock but do not want to spend $200.00 plus on a butt stock if I can find something that works all most as well.

Any ideas would be of great help.
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Old 04-17-2012, 07:22 PM
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Re: A2 stock cheek piece

Don't need to change it once it's set? Foam mattress and duck tape.



The PRS is the gold standard, though.
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Old 04-17-2012, 09:49 PM
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Re: A2 stock cheek piece

NomadPilot,

I thought about that type of rest but want something more adjustable, with ease.

I started looking tonight for Kydex sheets and think I will get one and make a home brew Kydex rest if I can find the hardware needed.

Keep the ideas coming
Thank you
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Re: A2 stock cheek piece

No one makes one. What is the optic your running and how do you have it mounted.
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Old 04-18-2012, 08:03 AM
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Re: A2 stock cheek piece

I will be building a 20 in rifle using a BCM ( BCM M16 Government 20 Upper Receiver Group ) upper with a MI SS 15 hand guard. I will use YHM mini riser and their 5 in riser rail and Burris Signature Zee rings (Med) for a Bushnell 3200 5-15x40mm Mil-dot scope.

I did not think anyone made one but wanted to make sure. I think my best option is to make one of of Kydex.
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Re: A2 stock cheek piece

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I will be building a 20 in rifle using a BCM ( BCM M16 Government 20 Upper Receiver Group ) upper with a MI SS 15 hand guard. I will use YHM mini riser and their 5 in riser rail and Burris Signature Zee rings (Med) for a Bushnell 3200 5-15x40mm Mil-dot scope.

I did not think anyone made one but wanted to make sure. I think my best option is to make one of of Kydex.
Why would you add all that hight to your optics set up? Is it a physical problome? You dont need it, try and spr style mount from Larue, American defince machine, or Bobro. All that high is not needed.
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Old 04-18-2012, 06:00 PM
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Re: A2 stock cheek piece

This is the same set up I have on another AR (minus the scope) and I works very well for me.
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