close
Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Chatting and General Stuff > Polls

Polls These will all be Admin initiated polls.

View Poll Results: Do You Own An AR15 Rifle?
YES 2,901 59.88%
NO 1,265 26.11%
I am planning to get one 679 14.01%
Voters: 4845. You may not vote on this poll

Reply

Do You Own An AR15 Rifle?

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #113  
Unread 06-18-2011, 07:13 AM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Northeast
Posts: 3,309
Re: Do You Own An AR15 Rifle?

Started using my Whitely 6MM AR for 300 yard eggs shoots. Any AR is allowed in factory class. Competes well with the bolt guns with this set up. .25 MOA and holds the wind very well with 107 Sierras. Easy to load, easy on brass, and feeds flawlessly. The upper is on a Bushmaster lower with a Jewel Trigger at 2.5#.

PS. Got hooked on eggs shoots several years ago. Lots of fun, much harder then it looks, and good long range practice in the off season.
Reply With Quote
  •   #114  
    Unread 06-18-2011, 04:44 PM
    Junior Member
     
    Join Date: Oct 2010
    Posts: 8
    Re: Do You Own An AR15 Rifle?

    Quote:
    Originally Posted by Greyfox View Post
    Started using my Whitely 6MM AR for 300 yard eggs shoots. Any AR is allowed in factory class. Competes well with the bolt guns with this set up. .25 MOA and holds the wind very well with 107 Sierras. Easy to load, easy on brass, and feeds flawlessly. The upper is on a Bushmaster lower with a Jewel Trigger at 2.5#.

    PS. Got hooked on eggs shoots several years ago. Lots of fun, much harder then it looks, and good long range practice in the off season.
    never done a egg shoot, sounds like fun.
    Reply With Quote

      #115  
    Unread 06-19-2011, 09:46 AM
    Bronze Member
     
    Join Date: Jun 2011
    Posts: 84
    Re: Do You Own An AR15 Rifle?

    I do - and I love it!

    AR-15 Picture Link

    __________________
    1/4MOA AR-15? Is it possible?
    Reply With Quote
      #116  
    Unread 06-21-2011, 09:38 AM
    Silver Member
     
    Join Date: Mar 2011
    Location: Brusly, LA
    Posts: 162
    Re: Do You Own An AR15 Rifle?

    I don't have one currently. I walk around with an M4 all day, back home I sell them and can 'borrow' one when ever I like, so it's kind of hard to buy one. I am thinking of setting one up for three gun competition though.
    __________________
    To teach those that don't know, To remind those that do Know, To correct those that think they know.
    -Helio Gracie
    Reply With Quote
      #117  
    Unread 06-21-2011, 05:53 PM
    Bronze Member
     
    Join Date: Jun 2011
    Posts: 84
    Re: Do You Own An AR15 Rifle?

    Quote:
    Originally Posted by Greyfox View Post
    Started using my Whitely 6MM AR for 300 yard eggs shoots. Any AR is allowed in factory class. Competes well with the bolt guns with this set up. .25 MOA and holds the wind very well with 107 Sierras. Easy to load, easy on brass, and feeds flawlessly. The upper is on a Bushmaster lower with a Jewel Trigger at 2.5#.

    PS. Got hooked on eggs shoots several years ago. Lots of fun, much harder then it looks, and good long range practice in the off season.
    I'm very interested in the 6mm AR - more so than the .204 - got any good links for it?
    __________________
    1/4MOA AR-15? Is it possible?
    Reply With Quote
      #118  
    Unread 07-21-2011, 09:39 PM
    Platinum Member
     
    Join Date: Jul 2011
    Location: Near Napoleon,MI
    Posts: 1,192
    Re: Do You Own An AR15 Rifle?

    Not a tack driver like the 223's but it has a lot more punch too. And I'm trying to fix the awful DPMS trigger too... This is my carbine in 7.62x39 shooting 1970 Yugo ammunition.

    Reply With Quote
      #119  
    Unread 07-21-2011, 10:23 PM
    Platinum Member
     
    Join Date: Jan 2008
    Location: Northeast
    Posts: 3,309
    Re: Do You Own An AR15 Rifle?

    Quote:
    Originally Posted by B-RAD View Post
    I'm very interested in the 6mm AR - more so than the .204 - got any good links for it?
    Brad
    Sorry I missed your question back in June. You can get a lot of info on the 6mmAr on 6mm AR Home Page. You can also find info on it on the 6mmBR site. Robert Whitely has designed the system and it delivers exactly to his claims, even better. My set up has a Nightforce bench rest 8x32 on it and consistently groups in a quarter MOA. Great caliber. I'm getting 2775 fps with 105 Bergers. A lot faster if you go down to 85 or 90gr. in bullet weight. I'm at 10 reloads with Lapua brass and still ok. Very easy to set up. Just run 6.5 Grendal brass through his custom Redding dye and your done. Performs very close to a 6BR...about 100fps less velocity.
    Reply With Quote
    Reply

    Bookmarks

    Thread Tools
    Display Modes


    Similar Threads for: Do You Own An AR15 Rifle?
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    Ar15 Upper? ovastafford AR15/10 Rifles 11 10-26-2013 12:37 AM
    Ar15 FIREBALLZIP AR15/10 Rifles 14 09-25-2013 06:16 PM
    New AR15 sub-forum because 73% of LRH Poll respondents own or plan to own an AR15 Len Backus AR15/10 Rifles 31 01-23-2013 09:32 AM
    Woa 204 ar15 TDAVIS Guns For Sale 1 06-15-2010 05:58 PM
    WTS: LMT MRP AR15 ktmhk53 Guns For Sale 0 03-12-2006 05:05 PM


    All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:26 AM.


    Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
    All content ©2010-2015 Long Range Hunting, LLC