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Opinions on the Olympic Arms 243wssm upper?

Discussion in 'Large-Bore/Small-Bore Rifle/Shotgun' started by bluesea112, Apr 14, 2009.

  1. bluesea112

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    Opinions on the Olympic Arms 243wssm upper that fits the standard .223 AR lower?

    Do any of you guys have user experience with the Olympic Arms 243wssm that fits on the standard AR lower?

    Bluesea112
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    Re: Opinions on the Olympic Arms 243wssm upper that fits the standard .223 AR lower?

    I am bumping this, because I have an opportunity to acquire one of these uppers. I just don't want to run in blind.

    Opinion/s? Anybody?
    Last edited: Jun 1, 2009
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    My favorite local gunshop has nothing but bad things to say about Olympic Arms... warranty service being the main complaint.

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    I found a gun smith who custom makes the uppers using barrels that he gets from Olympic Arms. That being the case, the warranty service doesn't concern me. What I was hoping to find out is how well the 243WSSM feeds with the AR style platform. I have heard that bolt rifles don't like the extreme angle of the WSSM, and they have had some feeding issues. Since the AR feeds from the top, I hear that it does not have the same problem. I was just wondering if anybody had experience with one so they could tell me for sure.
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