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  1. SOCOM16 Scope mount thoughts?

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    I could go with a receiver mount but wanted to try the front rail system too. I have a picatinny extension in, and a cantilever mount for my crossfire II 2x7 scout scope. it feels sturdy enough, and my sight picture with my cheek riser is perfect. Want to hear other recommendations / advice
  2. WTB Delta-P M1A Socom Thread Adapter. (CA)

    Want To Buy
    Hello, I am looking to purchase a Delta-P Socom 16 Thread Adapter. I am looking to spend $125-$155. If possible. Adapter Thank you!
  3. SOCOM 16 Questions / Help

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    All, Background: I have recently inherited an M1A SOCOM 16 from my grandfather who recently passed away. I am looking at using this rifle for hog (this summer and fall) and deer hunting this season as well. I have plenty of experience with the M16/M4A1 platform and regular bolt action rifles...
  4. SOCOM 16 Help

    The SOCOM Rifle
    All, Background: I have recently inherited an M1A SOCOM 16 from my grandfather who recently passed away. I am looking at using this rifle for hog (this summer and fall) and deer hunting this season as well. I have plenty of experience with the M16/M4A1 platform and regular bolt action rifles...
  5. 125gr VS 150gr VS 175gr .308 Performance in an M1A?

    Ammunition
    Hi guys, I wanted to try out a range of different ammo for my M1A (LRB NM, medium weight, 1:10 twist, chrome moly, parkerized barrel). I was looking at some Federal Premium 125gr TRU, Fiocchi 150gr FMJ, and Federal Premium 175gr BTHP rounds. Can anyone tell me what results I should expect with...
  6. M1D Garand Scope Mount on an M1A/M14

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    So before we get into the Why anyone would want to use the M1D style scope mount on an M1A, I want to get into the How can it mounted or is it possible? I’ve looked up everything I can about both the mount and the rifle and was easily able to find a repro mount and scope. The trouble I’m running...
  7. Sage M14ALCS EBR Stock Mod 0

    Want To Buy
    Hey Guys, I'm looking for a Sage M14ALCS chassis for my M1A and I can't seem to find one anywhere. I even reached out to Sage but its been months with no reply. Anyone know where I can find one or anyone selling a used one? Thanks
  8. M14ALCS Sage EBR Stock Mod 0 For Sale

    Modern M14
    Hey Guys, I'm looking for a Sage M14ALCS chassis for my M1A and I can't seem to find one anywhere. I even reached out to Sage but its been months with no reply. Anyone know where I can find one or anyone selling a used one? Thanks
  9. SOLD! Boyd's M14/M1A stock for OEM Black synthetic M1A stock

    PX
    Greetings all, If you are reading this I hope you and your loved ones are healthy and well. I have a new (old stock) M14/M1A laminate stock from Boyd's that I would like to swap, there are no other accessories included. I originally thought this was for a Garand but was mistaken. I would like...
  10. (3) M14/M1A magazines, two USGI and one unknown

    SPF
    Greetings all, If you are reading this I hope you and your family are healthy and safe. I am selling 2 USGI mags and a mystery mag with no markings, the mystery mag is very robust and does not seem poorly manufactured. They are used but in great shape as you can tell from the pictures. I can...
  11. 1987 Super Match, hopeful new purchase

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    So I’m nuts, I understand collections grow, I didn't need another M1A, but..... a 1987 Super Match popped up for sale with a really nice “buy now” price. The seller seemed knowledgeable in the post and had several hundred good reviews. Only four pictures but it looked promising. I understand it...
  12. Needing a good replacement optic for an M1-A

    Optics
    USN1 Just tossing this question out there. Wanting some ideas from you all here, on the forum on a not crazy expensive piece of glass for an M1-A, want to cry once not twice ha,ha,ha, I have found a decent looking Burris MSR, 4.5-14x42mm, AO Ballistic Plex. I lost the Springfield Optic Mount...
  13. ‘85 M1A, GI parts & time capsule-sorta

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    Please feel free to tell me what I got and what I missed or anything else I need to look for. I need to work draw pressure, trim hand guard, polish piston, shim gas lock, and trim the stock ferrule. Looks like I’ll be hitting up TonyBen’s channel again... RNGR1 I had to clean it up quite a...
  14. M1A Loaded EBR to M1A NM Stock?...

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    I’m gonna ask, though I might get slapped through my screen.... Do I dare relocate my Loaded M1A into a NM stock while keeping the EBR op rod block in place to help secure it? I realize I’ll have to notch out my NM stock but I’m wondering what kind of accuracy I’ll see out of it. Dare I say...
  15. Springfield M1A™ SOCOMM 16 CQB with Vortex Venom Red Dot #AA9611PK

    SPF
    1. Springfield M1A™ SOCOMM 16 CQB with Vortex Venom Red Dot #AA9611PK - $1,200 SHIPPED I’ve fired exactly 200 rounds through this rifle. 100 rounds with the red dot and 100 rounds with a Vortex scope. The rifle only weighs a little over 9 pounds and is a LOT of fun to shoot. No issues! Ships...
  16. I'm looking for a scope for my Springfield Armory M1A

    Rifle Competition
    I'm looking for a scope for my Springfield Armory M1A. I want to be able to shoot NRA high power matches, so it can't be greater than 4.5x34. And I would like to keep the scope price in the $500 or under range if possible (not including rings, etc.). I'm looking at the Hi-Lux XTC1-4X34...
  17. Want To Buy: Ultimak or SHG Rails

    Want To Buy
    Looking to buy the Ultimak M8 or M14.ca Scout Hand Guard for a standard profile barrel. $140
  18. Want To Buy: Looking for new/excellent metal buttplate

    Want To Buy
    Classified WTB #6 When listing a Want To Buy, please include a maximum price as your budget to spend. Hey everyone, I'm looking for a new/excellent metal butt plate to run on my M1A Scout with a synthetic stock. I have a rubber butt plate which I could trade as well with cash on my end...
  19. swapping out flash hider with bayonet lug

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    I have a Springfield M1a with the ground off bayonet lug. I have one with a bayonet lug to replace it. using the castle nut pliers is it possible to remove the flash hider or do i need to get the services of gunsmith.....looks like its pressed on...any advise folks?? Tony Brown
  20. Disappointed with SAI M1A cleaning kit

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    I ordered the butt stock cleaning kit from SAI. The cloth bag for the cleaning rods was dry rotted...the pull tab came off......the ratchet chamber brush looked like it had the red mud of Vietnam spattered on it....Couldn't believe they shipped it like this.....and as i expected these item do...
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