View Full Version : Need extra parts?
02-17-2008, 5:11 PM
So i am gonna go with a monster man build/stag lower.
If i buy the complete a2 stock, lower, parts kit, ambi safety, and MMG..do i need any other parts than a complete upper?
Like does the lower parts kit come with the screws to connect upper and lower.
I just need to know so i don't have to pay for shipping for one screw or something dumb like that.
02-17-2008, 5:13 PM
That should complete the lower. The only thing to make sure of is that you get a COMPLETE A2 stock and not just the stock. The complete stock will come with the stock, receiver extension, buffer, and buffer spring. If you don't have a good set of punches or a good wrench, you might want to get those while you are at it, but they are not required as the A2 stock can be put on with a screw driver and adjustable wrench. If it were a CAR stock you would need a spanner wrench.
02-17-2008, 7:07 PM
So the parts kit or the upper comes with the screw/pin to attach the upper and lower?
02-17-2008, 7:17 PM
The lower parts kit comes with the push pins. They are not screws (MUCH older Colts used screws, but modern ARs do NOT). They are actually push pins with a channel that a spring loaded detent rides in to keep them tight and locked in place when the action is closed.
ETA: And there are two of them; one for the front and one for the back.
02-18-2008, 6:48 AM
oh..ok thanks..i used to own a MUCH older colt..hence the confusion :D
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