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Old 10-12-2019, 08:57 AM
GummyMonster GummyMonster is offline
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Default Laser cutting?

Good morning all,
Iím looking into the cost , issues involved in getting some custom cutouts done on a solid, round AR-15 hand guard. Has anyone had something like this done? Iím assuming Laser cutting is the best option for a custom design. Maybe there are better ways. Would like to send it somewhere others have had good luck.
Thanks for your time,
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Old 10-12-2019, 11:43 AM
warriorboy10 warriorboy10 is offline
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Waterjet can cut heavier material than most laser machines.
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Old 10-12-2019, 01:04 PM
cody c cody c is offline
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I had my trigger guard cut for my 788 out of 6061 by a company called clear cut metals in Calgary recently. They also did bead locks for my wheels. They're work is good as is they're pricing. Used a few others around here for other work, laser heated and warped some stainless lever loops but cut well too.

What are you making, I may be able to draft something up for you if you don't have CAD
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