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Old March 15th, 2017, 01:49 PM   #31
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Old March 15th, 2017, 01:54 PM   #32
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Old March 19th, 2017, 07:31 AM   #33
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Originally Posted by 45shootinfun View Post
Just chiming in here, I was at my local range and a guy had the Ruger AR556 a he was having issues with his, rounds where getting stuck in the chamber, light primer strikes and feeding issues. He had this after disrespecting my PSA build, saying I had to much lube on my BCG, I just laughed it off.. He blamed it on the ammo he was using which he said was PMC bronze, that was the same ammo I was using along with Tulammo steel case.
I asked him if I could try some of his ammo in my AR to see if it was a ammo issue he said no and stated that mine wouldn't shoot it either since my AR was a built rifle, okay well mine performed flawlessly and his didn't.
Not sure what but I have seen this also with other AR556 rifles at my range. I guess QC went way south. I was thinking about purchasing one of these but instead build my own, kinda glad I just stuck with the Ruger pistols SR9 and SR45, love them both, shoot really well.

LOL, this story makes me laugh. It must suck when you make fun of someones gun at the range and in return yours ends up a lemon.
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Old March 21st, 2017, 10:06 AM   #34
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Just wanted to stop in and say hi, been awhile. Also just bought a Ruger Ar 556 and it works flawlessly outa the box. I saw this post and others before I purchased one. It was a toss up between the Ruger or the M&P15 Sport II. Glad I stuck with the Ruger, always had great luck with every Ruger I've ever bought.
I grabbed a couple boxes of PMC x-tac. Worked fine so I picked up another 1,000 rnds and ten mags on a weekend special deal.
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Old March 21st, 2017, 10:27 AM   #35
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Originally Posted by Chris556 View Post
every time I dry fired my rifle the thing would lockup so I'm going to send it back to ruger is that what I should do
What do you mean by it would "lockup" when dry firing? What exactly is happening?
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Old March 21st, 2017, 01:29 PM   #36
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I've run about a thousand rounds and havent had a problem yet. Very happy with mine, just added a Mag-pul handguard and it looks awesome!!!
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