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Old November 21, 2019, 07:28 PM   #1
Psomizo
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AR rookie build question

I was thinking of doing a first AR build. Never done this and the number of barrels, receivers and buffers is mind boggling. Is there a standard barrel thread for most receivers?
I know the gas block has to match the Barrel measurement at the gas outlet port but I don’t seem to find anything on the Receiver side of the barrels?
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Old November 21, 2019, 08:26 PM   #2
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The barrel isn't threaded on the chamber end but is held on with a nut. The receiver and nut threads are universal though. Find a AR build youtube.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nen5iNNzVXE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4nPWlHOWNDM
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