View Full Version : Quick question about AR10 furniture

03-18-2012, 8:03 AM
So im looking for a pistol grip, stock, rail, and mags for an AR10 and most websites I go (magpul for example) says that the item will work for any AR15/M16 type rifle. Will these also work for an AR10? Also Im looking for some Pmags full body/ten round limiter. Do I have to buy the full round capacity mags and convert it to a 10 round limit? Is that to risky?

Specifically the items im looking for are:

Magpul MIAD grip

Magpul ACS Stock

Troy 13" battle rail

Magpul Pmags


Norcal Industries
03-18-2012, 8:07 AM
grips are interchangeable. there are two different types of 308 ar mags, armalite pattern and dpms pattern.

03-18-2012, 8:14 AM
grips and stocks will interchange. free floating rails use the barrel nut to attach. DPMS and RRA are different. dont know about Armalite.
also if you have to buy a spring and buffer 308 are different.
are you referring to Armalite.
LR-308-DPMS pattern
LAR-8-Rock River Arms
you almost have to look at the MFGs website to see what there rails fit.
wait for others to chime in before you buy

03-18-2012, 9:07 AM
Ok so i think im set on the grip and stock then. Just for the record is it a LR 308. So as long as i buy a DPMS style barrel nut I should be set for a rail. Now I know that magpul does not sell a 10 round/full body Pmag so do I have to do the conversion myself?

03-18-2012, 9:47 AM
You need a dpms style rail that should have the proper barrelnut. You roils have top block your own 10/20 mag yes.

03-18-2012, 9:56 AM
The dpms free float rails come with the barrel nut. The rail attaches to it. It comes as a set.

03-18-2012, 10:05 AM
Riflegear has 10/20 PMAG's in stock.

You have to stick with mags that are designed for SR-25/LR-308 pattern rifles.

It is possible to run an AR-15 stock and receiver extension if you buy one of Slash's CAR-10 buffers.

Someone has already mentioned that the barrel nuts are different, so the handguards are not interchangeable.

03-18-2012, 2:22 PM
Is this the right mag for a LR 308? http://www.riflegear.com/p-690-magpul-pmag-lr20-10-round-20-body-magazine-762x51.aspx

03-18-2012, 2:25 PM
Yes it is.

03-18-2012, 2:33 PM
or you can get these mags