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Old 07-14-2017, 11:07 AM   #1
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Default Magpul handguards and arsenal folding stock question

I just put this magpul hand guard on my arsenal slr-106. I've liked the magpul handguard on other rifles, especially when combined with the ultimak. I find the shape of the handguard keeps my fingers from creeping towards the hot gas tube.

However, my side folding stock no longer completely closes. When folded, the magpul handguard keeps it from completely snapping in place. Not a huge deal, but I would still like to be able to lock it down. Does anyone have a solution for this? I'm guessing just taking a Dremel tool to it will be my main option. Has anyone tried it?

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Old 07-14-2017, 11:15 AM   #2
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I'll post pics later.
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Old 07-15-2017, 01:01 PM   #3
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I have an slr107cr and a magpul zhukov up front and mine closes all the way. Theres a few mm of clearance too, its not a tight fit.
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1st mark on the magpul stock where it is hitting then remove from rifle. now take a file (required as part of ak files membership) and file down that area. test fit, repeat as needed.

that is what i did for my 104
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Old 07-17-2017, 01:04 PM   #5
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i gotchu fam
anyways, upon further inspection, i may have over estimated the clearance but its never rubbed. check the pics




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Old 07-17-2017, 03:32 PM   #6
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I am interested in knowing this as I also want to put that handguard on my slr106
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Old 07-18-2017, 07:28 AM   #7
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Yep, file or Dremel. Just go slow and take a little off at a time until it locks.
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Note the over lap...

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Old 07-18-2017, 09:34 AM   #9
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This is the part that needs to be shaved. Marked it with a pencil....

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I'll post pics when I file/dremel/chew off the extra material.
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Old 07-18-2017, 09:38 AM   #11
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inhiliator5000: That fits perfectly. Not an inch to spare. Wonder why my 106 is different.
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Old 07-18-2017, 10:01 PM   #12
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inhiliator5000: That fits perfectly. Not an inch to spare. Wonder why my 106 is different.
Mine is the extended zhukov handguard though. But i dont see why the back end would be different?
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Just file it bro
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