AR-10 Accuracy Question

Discussion in 'Rifles, Bullets, Barrels & Ballistics' started by Jeff In TX, Oct 29, 2007.

  1. Jeff In TX

    Jeff In TX Well-Known Member

    Aug 10, 2003
    My son recently had a carbon fiber forearm put on his DPMS 24" SS AR-10 Bull Panther. The smith who installed the forearm put the sling swivel stud on the gas block.

    With a bi-pod attached to the swivel under the gas block and shooting prone, how much effect do you think it will have on accuracy. I haven't shot it yet but my thoughts tell me it's going to play heck with the accuracy.

    Any thoughts?
  2. James Jones

    James Jones Well-Known Member

    Jul 1, 2002
    it will make the gun alot more sensitive to how he sets the bi-pod up if he shoots it "loaded" then "unloaded" it will probably very alot.

    The carbon fiber tube are very strong and can easly handel a bipod , I'd relocate the stud to the tube