Spikes Tactical AR-15 Lower

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Spikes Tactical AR-15 Lower

Postby TNAL45 » Tue Jan 17, 2012 11:52 am

Anyone had any experience with one and willing to share?
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Re: Spikes Tactical AR-15 Lower

Postby wingcutter » Tue Jan 17, 2012 11:55 am

got one mounted to a cmmg upper. Maybe 1k rounds through her, never an issue, shot steel cased 223, green tip 556. Has functioned flawlessly and I would give them a :thumbsup: Only issue I had was failure to feed with a cheap POS 5 round steel mag, everything else has fed flawlessly.
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Re: Spikes Tactical AR-15 Lower

Postby TNAL45 » Tue Jan 17, 2012 12:59 pm

wingcutter wrote:got one mounted to a cmmg upper. Maybe 1k rounds through her, never an issue, shot steel cased 223, green tip 556. Has functioned flawlessly and I would give them a :thumbsup: Only issue I had was failure to feed with a cheap POS 5 round steel mag, everything else has fed flawlessly.



Which package did you get basic or the upgraded one?
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Re: Spikes Tactical AR-15 Lower

Postby wingcutter » Tue Jan 17, 2012 1:02 pm

not sure what the upgraded package is, just got an empty lower from a local group buy
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Re: Spikes Tactical AR-15 Lower

Postby SSG-B » Mon Feb 20, 2012 7:25 pm

Spikes is a great company you cant go wrong with it. Stay away from DPMS they are crap!
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Re: Spikes Tactical AR-15 Lower

Postby just.learnin » Sun Mar 25, 2012 8:04 pm

I have a full spikes AR and love the thing. Buy one and you won't be disappointed! :thumbsup:
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Re: Spikes Tactical AR-15 Lower

Postby TNAL45 » Mon Mar 26, 2012 12:01 pm

I ended up getting a deal on a complete bushmaster rifle, but thanks for the input guys! :thumbsup:
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