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Old 01-27-2010, 14:43   #1
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Carbine Handguard on Midlength Rifle?

I have an RRA A4 mid-length rifle and I just bought a Magpul MAG405-MOE CARBINE HANDGUARD in black. Can I add this item to my rifle if I move the stock A4 front sight? Or do I require the mid-length guard? Thanks for any help.
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Old 01-27-2010, 14:48   #2
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I'm almost positive that you will need a mid-length handguard, and I'm not sure if mid-length MOE handguards are availalble at this time. Might want to shoot Magpul an email or give them a buzz.
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Old 01-27-2010, 14:53   #3
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If you don't use a mid-length handguard you'll leave the gas tube exposed.
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Old 01-27-2010, 15:04   #4
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I don't see how you would be able to move the front sight block to compensate for the length of the handguard. I think you need a mid-length handguard.
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Old 01-27-2010, 15:09   #5
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You need a mid length handguard. Magpul is coming out with a mid length MOE handguard this year though.
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Old 01-27-2010, 15:25   #6
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Ok, thanks for all the replies.
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