View Full Version : Help me identify this 9mm AR barrel
07-23-2007, 10:01 PM
I'm trying to figure out what type of barrel this is (RRA, COLT, OLYMPIC etc)
07-24-2007, 7:47 AM
Are there any markings on the barrel (usually on top, foward of the FSB)? Without those markings, it's not going to be easy.
07-24-2007, 8:08 AM
You can rule out Olympic. It would have a bigger cone leading into the chamber.
07-24-2007, 8:36 AM
I haven't bought it yet, its for sale (cheap) and I am looking for a barrel.
I need an olympic however, so I guess identifying it specifically is not really important.
Thanks for the help guys, (I'm glad I didn't just buy it, I wind up with alot of great deals on AR parts I can't use that way ;) )
07-24-2007, 8:46 AM
I think it's a Wilson. The front sight is interesting as it has the exact same markings as on my 9mm upper. I got mine from Garrison MFG. and he uses Wilson barrels.
07-24-2007, 8:51 AM
It's absolutely for the Colt/Rock River style setup.
Olympic style barrels have a much deeper breeching setup.
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