Build your own AR rifle

How to Build Your Own Personalized AR Rifle to Fit Your Needs

If you're wanting to build your own AR rifle, we have just the place for you. 

Palmetto State Armory is your one-stop shop for all your custom AR rifle needs. Whether you're looking for an AR-15 or an AR-10 rifle, they have it. They sell already-built, ready-to-shoot rifles and accessories from the top manufacturers, such as CMMG and Magpul. However, if you want to build your own AR, they have an upper receiver parts kit and a lower receiver parts kits for all your needs.

If you want parts for hunting, shooting sports, law enforcement or simply home defense, you'll find what you need at Palmetto State Armory. If you're just looking for an upper receiver assembly, they have nearly 45 different combinations of their PA-10 upper assembly. For example, right now, they're selling a PSA Gen 2 PA-10 with an 18-inch barrel, a Midlength gas system and a  Nitride finish. It has a 1:10 twist rate and chambers .308 Win. ammunition. The deal also includes a bolt carrier group and a charging handle. You'll find the rest of the deal here.

Similarly, they listed a PSA 16-inch mid-length with a nitride finish. It's an M4 barrel extension that comes with a Magpul MOE pistol grip. The diameter at gas block for this specific build is .75 inches. It's chambered in 5.56 NATO with a 1:7 twist rate. Once again the BCG is included for this item.

If you're just wanting the stripped upper receiver, Palmetto offers that option, too.

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Likewise, if you're wanting to build your own AR lower receiver, they offer the complete lower receiver, as well as the stripped lower receiver. However, before you add parts to your shopping cart, read carefully because some parts can't be shipped to states such as California.

If you want to purchase separate parts need to complete your ideal AR rifle, you can click on the rifle and on the lefthand side. There are tabs that list rail length, barrel length, handguard type, gas system, trigger guard, etc.

Another cool feature of Palmetto is their search engine is very thorough, as each search produces a variety of results.

Last but certainly not least, Palmetto State Armory provides a lot of different American Eagle AR rifle ammo to suit your gun. Whether you're shooting a .223 or a .308, they'll carry what you need.

The website is user-friendly and makes purchasing parts and accessories easy.

Be sure to follow your state laws before you purchase a rifle or parts for your rifle.

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