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Phoenix {MWB}

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FSR Setup
« on: May 12, 2018, 12:00:30 AM »
After Sherwood I've become very interested in the capabilities of first strike. I have an extra unibody for a phantom and plan to dremel out the feed to accept first strike. This will require I single load each shot but the whole point of FSR is make each shot count. I'll probably go with 12g for the air system, I'll start with a dropout changer and save up for a lever changer later. After it is all put together I do need to find a way to carry it as a secondary.

Setup so far:


Anyone else have any aspirations like this?

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Re: FSR Setup
« Reply #1 on: May 12, 2018, 12:24:42 AM »
I guess I better get my Drexel back to the shop then.....

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Re: FSR Setup
« Reply #2 on: May 12, 2018, 03:57:07 AM »
If you have a CCI dropout, don't worry about the lever changer. (Unless that's part of your thing for levers). With a little practice, I could once change 12ies in 2 seconds flat -- and I don't think you'll be going through that many.
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Re: FSR Setup
« Reply #3 on: May 12, 2018, 10:24:10 AM »
There is a guy who made a leverchanger in a sidesaddle configuration that is very tight. For a secondary I think it would make for a nice compact setup.
https://springpheed.com/shop?olsPage=products%2Ficd-lever-changer-side-saddle-setup
I was toying with a dropout changer but don't really want a hardline or macro line on something that will be swinging on my back. Figure it would get caught up way to easy.

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Re: FSR Setup
« Reply #4 on: May 12, 2018, 12:52:53 PM »
Have another trigger frame on the way from CCI. Of course as soon as I put the order in a bunch of RTR parts go on sale on MCB. Such is life, I'll just have to snag them next time around. Need to decide which grip to get. I'm told it is the same attachment style as AR-15. Anyone have any recommendations? Worst case I already have a couple M-16 style grips floating around.

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Re: FSR Setup
« Reply #5 on: May 12, 2018, 01:52:25 PM »
Have another trigger frame on the way from CCI. Of course as soon as I put the order in a bunch of RTR parts go on sale on MCB. Such is life, I'll just have to snag them next time around. Need to decide which grip to get. I'm told it is the same attachment style as AR-15. Anyone have any recommendations? Worst case I already have a couple M-16 style grips floating around.
you mean like magpul grip?  If that's the case you could make one from wood if you wanted

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Re: FSR Setup
« Reply #6 on: May 12, 2018, 02:03:03 PM »
Have another trigger frame on the way from CCI. Of course as soon as I put the order in a bunch of RTR parts go on sale on MCB. Such is life, I'll just have to snag them next time around. Need to decide which grip to get. I'm told it is the same attachment style as AR-15. Anyone have any recommendations? Worst case I already have a couple M-16 style grips floating around.
you mean like magpul grip?  If that's the case you could make one from wood if you wanted
Well now you are talking my language.

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Re: FSR Setup
« Reply #7 on: May 12, 2018, 05:24:12 PM »
You could start with a chuck of oak or maple probably a 5/4 x 4 if you want to mould it to your hand. If you want generic maybe start with a 2" dowel

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Re: FSR Setup
« Reply #8 on: May 13, 2018, 04:54:36 AM »
Sorry, I meant CCI bucket, not dropout.
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Re: FSR Setup
« Reply #9 on: May 14, 2018, 04:54:03 PM »
My dremel is back at my shop whenever you wanna start hacking away. You will just need to pick up some cut off wheels.