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Tomwadek
06-01-2012, 10:26 PM
Hi guys,

Im looking to sell my bushmaster carbon 15 with the bb configuration and a quad rail system I believe bought for over $100.

There nothing wrong with the rifle and Ive only shot maybe 800 rounds through it. It shot well and i liked it but I wanted to buy a stag arms model 4. I really liked the 20inch barrel and the fixed stock!

I just want to get the right number before offering it to some people i know.

Thanks in advanced
Tom

FeuerFrei
06-01-2012, 10:38 PM
Oooh... VALUE !
I have no idea. Sorry. May want to fix the subject line though.

georound1
06-01-2012, 10:39 PM
$650ish
http://www.gunbroker.com/All/BI.aspx?Keywords=Carbon+15

TacticalPlinker
06-01-2012, 10:42 PM
Oooh... VALUE !
I have no idea. Sorry. May want to fix the subject line though.

:rofl2: I was thinking WTF is a valve? .....

CC Gunsmithing
06-01-2012, 10:44 PM
glad I'm not the only one that was confused...
+1 to georound...

The Electrician
06-01-2012, 10:59 PM
I just did a valve job on my wifes car, but never on AR

Tomwadek
06-01-2012, 11:09 PM
Haha sorry about that. I was working on my gf's car and while writing the title i was telling her the heads needed a valve job... Haha thanks for the reply

The Electrician
06-02-2012, 1:18 AM
Haha thats funny, does she have a crv?

Tomwadek
06-02-2012, 2:55 AM
no, she has a 2000 chevy prism. looks like the head gasket blew and #1 spark plug well had a lot of burnt oil with no compression. To make matters worse the head needs to be re-surfaced. she just bought the car for only $300. I'll have it running for her by Monday with free labor of course :rolleyes:.

She shouldn't be in it more than 450-500

realgreenfire
06-02-2012, 3:22 AM
basic rules ive learned is always to resurface the bottom of the head, and top of the block to not end up with an uneven surface that will lead to another blown gasket within a couple thousand miles.. had my own share(s) of fun with that.

in terms of the usual pay out for the carbon 15, i'm seeing 6-650 as well..

ParanoidCivilian
06-02-2012, 10:07 AM
My wife had her woofers blown, but never had her valves evaluated.

Tomwadek
06-02-2012, 12:11 PM
Sounds good! thanks guys!