AR lower build

Coyote9

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Jan 13, 2020
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Hello, anyone have experience with an 80% AR lower build? thinking maybe polymer but no Idea at all of how they hold up. Suggestions please.
 

Mike_from_Texas

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Feb 10, 2010
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I’ve not built any but my preference would not be polymer. Can’t give you a good reason why as I have no experience with poly AR15 lowers but just preference.


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Lonesome Dove

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Sep 25, 2018
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Polymer lowers have been proven to
break under force such as a simple drop.
It’s not that polymer is bad but the weight of the components puts too much stress on the part.
 

gll

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Jan 22, 2016
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Polymer lowers have been proven to
break under force such as a simple drop.
It’s not that polymer is bad but the weight of the components puts too much stress on the part.
A WWSD 2020 monolithic polymer lower may obviate that issue, but they aren't 80%.
 

TEXAS "All or nothing"

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Mar 24, 2021
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I have poly upper and lower, but not 80% type. I've had it for 4 years and no issues with it! I haven't done any 80% at all, so no comment about those.
 

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