Larue stealth upper review
Register Log In Home Forums AR and Tactical Rifles LaRue Tactical Stealth Sniper 5. " Hi I am thinking about making my first AR-15 and saw the larue stealth upper and was wondering if anyone on here has one and could give me their personal review of all the pro and cons about it? I have a 16/11 (complete) running on an LT lower. Currently there is nothing saying you need to previously have purchased an upper. LaRue Stealth Barrel Accuracy Problems. I ordered about $200 worth of various match ammo to try out of it to see what he likes to eat. Asking $950. If you like accuracy, it may be worth looking into. Stealth barrel weighs 37. I have an Aero Precision matched upper and lower in the Reviews from LaRue Tactical employees about LaRue Tactical culture, salaries, benefits, work-life balance, management, job security, and more. 5 oz. yosemitesam45. I'm trying to decide on which upper to pair with it. The system seen here is equipped with a Magpul CTR stock and MIAD grip, with a SureFire Scout Light and The owner of Larue tactical used one to place first in the Arfcom "moa all day long" challenge. 56mm Ultimate Upper. 07. Fit and finish they are both great but for the money I would go with the LaRue or a custom built upper from Rainier Arms. Noveske or LaRue Stealth Upper The rifle will be used primarily for long range targeting and possibly some varminting. I am looking at building something SPRish. 0 billet upper receiver/rail combo. They are coming highly recommended from friends but I'd like ya'lls opinion. 56 MGU = MATCH GRADE UPPERS on Monday so that we could switch over to our 18" 6. I'm considering a complete Larue Stealth upper for a new QCB build. Dec 2012. 03. LaRue Complete 18" 6. 2018 The La Rue Tactical SUURG. I attribute that to the mid-length gas system which has a much lower peak pressure at the gas port (the port is about 2 inches further from the chamber than a traditional carbine length gas port location. 00. 0 Handguard 07. I find that you can buy a LMT Monolithic Rail Platform (MRP) upper for$1289 before tax and no bolt group or you can buy the LaRue Stealth upper for $1200 before tax and get the bolt group with it. Buol Jr. Using stainless 1-in-8″ twist Lothar-Walther barrels, available in four-lengths, the LaRue Stealth Sniper upper is an ideal set up that delivers outstanding performance from the AR-15 platform with a large variety of ammo. It is quite accurate, LaRue claims 1 MOA at 100 yards. LaRue Ultimate AR15 upper kit. They all seem to be quality kit, so I'm having a The Optic Mount: LaRue Tactical 16” Stealth Barrel Accuracy’s critical component. My one complaint: the forearm features the KeyMod attachment system, which by all accounts has now been left in the dust by the MLOK system. LaRue Stealth Barrels are Wylde-chambered in 5. SIZE MATTERS ™ CHECK OUT THE REVIEWS ON THE 5. 2) with BCG, and 13. As has been stated, if you want precision, get the Stealth. But there is a difference in weight. Larue is my DREAM rifle !!!! Correct me if I am wrong but you can not purchase a Larue stripped lower separately unless you purchase a whole rifle from Larue ? Previously i believe that was the case. Greeting my fellow AR15ers, I hope that some of you can chime in here and assist me. Which is why this is rare. 5-5x20mm in a Larue mount. LaRue Stealth, Rainier Ultramatch, or Centurion DMR? I'm in the process of piecing together a 5. better) be built for the same dollars. I don't think I ever gauged a gas port, but the systems were balanced and the guns ran with chosen ammo. 01. 06. The upper has a Smith Vortex flash hider, Troy BUIS, and 11" LaRue rails and The owner of Larue tactical used one to place first in the Arfcom "moa all day long" challenge. 7075 billet upper and handguard, more accurate barrel. There is a reason why we wait a year or more for these and they are surely worth the wait! The first three pics are the DMR, F marked FSP, 9" "Live Free or Die" Rail Rear LaRue marked Troy folding sight complete as is for $1400 plus $50 for priority shipping Larue Stealth Upper. The handguard has a similar flange that bolts together. I'm not a fan of proprietary hand guards mounting systems, this is my main issue with the PredatAR. 2020 The current wait time for an Ultimate Upper from Larue Tactical is. Are they worth it or can something comparable (i. However the Larue cost him $200 and the Shilen cost $650 shipped. With the stealth barrel, is it heavy for an upper? LaRue Stealth 2. The pistol grip is a Magpul MIAD. Today, I finally got enough range time to do 50 yard I wouldn't/couldn't wait, I think Larue is an excellent company making excellent products and the Larue Stealth uppers use a Lothar Walther LW50 barrel. 10. Discussion Starter · #1 · Apr 21, 2009 LaRue Stealth upper 5. 9/14. 56 Willing to Ship: No Bill of Sale Required?: No Item Description: Have a very nice Larue Stealth Upper here. 16. Not a fanboy here, but I do like very well made rifles and these are very well made. 09. This is an excellent condition and unfired to my knowledge. I just have a bit of behind the scene knowledge and lets just say it irritates me how things are done and while a good product the bottom line is to make the most with the least and thats something that will bite you now and then. LARUE TACTICAL COMPLETE UPPER GROUP. 56 16" MGU We paused selling our 16" 5. 260-mixed brass, shoulder bumped 0. Went to the range last weekend and strapped the Magnetospeed on my Larue. Hi I am thinking about making my first AR-15 and saw the larue stealth upper and was wondering if anyone on here has one and could give me their personal review of all the pro and cons about it? I have a 16/11 (complete) running on an LT lower. Brand New Larue Tactical 18"upper (P/N LT011--18-13. Maryland, USA. The upper has a Smith Vortex flash hider, Troy BUIS, and 11" LaRue rails and John M. 75 to . LaRue Stealth 2. 21. Plugged the numbers in BallisticARC and hit the long range steel course. 2015 LaRue Tactical is known for precision machining, quick-€‹detach mounts and very accurate rifles. 56 Stealth Sniper System LT011 - LaRue Tactical. Larue Stealth Upper. Even the lower parts kit to complete your stripped lower. I have an LW50 barrel in my 16" mid-length Daniel Defense complete upper, it is a very accurate sub MOA rifle. 3. URG-I Upper. There is a reason why we wait a year or more for these and they are surely worth the wait! The first three pics are the DMR, F marked FSP, 9" "Live Free or Die" Rail Rear LaRue marked Troy folding sight complete as is for $1400 plus $50 for priority shipping Has anybody had any experience with the Larue Stealth uppers? I have been eyeballing an 18" with 13. I can't really find any reviews outside of their website. I can meet you in the Vancouver/Orchards area. Their attention to detail and tolerances are set to a ridiculous degree and Mark LaRue guarantees sub-MOA performance from each one. 56 16” barrel Low round count, excellent condition. My stealth barrel shoots as good as my OBR Stealth Uppers. It has a truly free floating handguard. 2021 AR15 Upper Receivers Every Milsport 410 upper receiver is built to regular LaRue Uppers Aug 25, 2012 · SPECIFICATIONS: The MAG Tactical I ordered an A-PEG grip from LaRue Tactical because they had it on sale for $14 (plus $8 shipping). 2" handguards. Every LT barrel in 5. I have three Larue rifles and they are very well made. Not a big overall benefit in function or accuracy with the billet upper, but still a nice feature. UDE Edition 5. PRICE DROP $600 or best offer. 2018 What's in the box: LaRue Stealth 2. 62mm bolt guns for all but stationary work. 340 MOA for (5) 5 shot groups. 2. LaRue will be accurate, and heavy. 5 Larue Stealth barrel in. · 1m. I will sell only one. 5in Blue 8rd $728 -Link In Comments-. 5; stealth profile is chonky. 5 Grendel Match Grade Upper – $799, should be ready to ship ihavefat – October 10, 2021 Placed an order today (not this upper) and my status is showing as Backordered. What you got? Just be realistic with values. But Larue Tactical rifles are over $2,000 dollars. The kits include Larue’s Stealth 2. Midwest, USA. 56mm, 1-in-8 twist polygonal rifling in medium-weight contour using LW-50 Stainless. level 1. $1463. Most factory guns, some builds. 410 Stainless also had issues. 5 grns reloader 7-S&B small rifle primer. The LaRue UUK comes with EVERYTHING except for the lower, so I wouldn’t buy a complete lower, a stripped one will do and the LaRue parts will be better than the Aero ones. Location. 56 upper: Forums User List Calendar Active Threads Forum Help: Previous Thread I have two new LaRue 16" complete uppers, one DMR & one Stealth. Willing to Ship: No Bill of Sale LaRue Complete 18" 6. for sale by LDSLLC on GunsAmerica - 980224109. Joined Feb 11, 2008 · 2,583 Posts . As you can see in the photo below, there is a large flange on the front of the upper receiver. . The interesting part is the LaRue 16" Stealth upper. 0". Larue is a better value IMO. Factory NIB Larue Tactical Stealth Billet Upper Receiver for AR-15. Minimal wear Brand New Larue Tactical 18"upper (P/N LT011--18-13. 2015 Larue Tactical, einer der besten Hersteller für Montagen im Optikbereich, Waffenzubehör und inzwischen auch Produzent von eigenen Waffen, 08. In the late 1980's, it was realized that there were erosion and short barrel-life problems with 416 Stainless in the calibers operating at 65K psi. (Photo by Olek Volk via James The upper is a modified version of LaRue's Ultimate Upper Kit called the SUURG. On a recent tour, I saw widespread use and appreciation Someday when I'm rich, I'd like to pick up a Stealth upper and build out a Larue lower. SVThuh · Premium Member. This is your chance to get all your Ultra-Precision Hey guys, im getting ready to purchase a 16'' middy upper to be used for competition. Thanks! LaRue Ultimate AR15 upper kit. Larue nailed this. "Ounces equals pounds, pounds equals pain. The LaRue Stealth comes with the LaRue billet receiver which is a nice feature over the BCM's standard receiver included in their complete uppers. 08. 12. $99 Barrel (M4 Feed Ramps) w/custom barrel wrench: 6. I also just purchased a BCM SPR 18" upper and it too is a sub-MOA tack driver. Thanks! LaRue Ultimate AR-15 Upper Kit (LT-012) $99 Complete Upper Receiver w/Charging Handle: LaRue Upper Receiver (M4 Feed Ramps) $99 Stealth 2. Discussion Starter · #1 · Apr 21, 2009 I have two new LaRue 16" complete uppers, one DMR & one Stealth. 223 Wylde -YHM lo pro gas block and tube -A2 flash hider unpinned (All NFA Rules apply) Less than 50 rounds on it $510 Item Name: FS/FT Larue stealth 2. Rainier was in the running but they already were a bit above price wise even with a LEO/MIL discount and then there is the sales tax issue that further compounded the penalty against them. styles, reviews, accessories, classifieds, and more! Full Forum Listing. 262 77gr OTM. 0 chassis, apparel, etc. 27. So far, I've narrowed it to a Rainier Ultramatch 18", a Centurion DMR, or a LaRue Stealth. All aspects of the rifle are very well made. Details, specifications and pricing can be found below. LaRue Stealth upper 5. 28. A few in stock and 4-6 week ship on the Larue Tactical “Accuracy Special” Uppers $699. Location: Woodstock Zip Code: 30188 Item is for: Sale or Trade Sale Price: 400 Trade Value or Items Looking For: Other high end AR parts. Color (Upper and Handguard): FDE. Got a avg MV of 2427 with Hornady Black ELD-M, SD of 12. The Larue offers an upper that is stronger than most and due to the way it seperately bolts to the hand guard has very little imparted flex or barrel interference much like a Seekins. Curious in thousandths what "edged out a little" equals. 2019 LaRue Tactical Stealth upper $850 For Sale; For Trade LaRue Tactical 5. John M. Thanks. All are on the heavy side, but the fit and finish is excellent. For Sale. The Ultimate AR-15 Upper Kit provides everything else. If you want a light weight blaster, look at other options. Item Name: FT Larue Stealth Upper Location: Toccoa Zip Code: 30577 Item is for: Trade Only Trade Value or Items Looking For: $1,100. 0 Uppers. 14 reviews for [Parts] LaRue Complete 18″ 6. They claim sub MOA. 56 Stealth Sniper System LT011. Jump to Latest Follow 1 - 2 of 2 Posts. Lightweight upper and lower receiver on the Larue Predatar are machined from billet 7075 T6 aluminum and strengthened in key areas to improve accuracy. " LaRue Ultimate Upper Kit — Build Your Own LaRue AR For Under $900. They all seem to be quality kit, so I'm having a You can no longer by the LaRue stealth upper with M4 feed ramps. LaRue Tactical rifles are, in my opinion, some of the best built ARs in the industry. The larue barrel nut setup is superior but [Parts] LaRue Complete AR-15 5. 5” LaRue barrel, 11” BCM handguard and upper receiver LaRue Ultimate Upper Kit — Build Your Own LaRue Ultimate AR-15 Upper SIZE MATTERS ™ We stopped selling our UU KITS a couple weeks ago so that we could knock out these LaRue Accuracy Specials. Aug 12, 2014. No trades. It won't chip, peel, corrode, and is heat-resistant to over 1200 degrees Fahrenheit. Machined from billet 7075-T6, 26. LaRue: Barrel and pistol grip (love this grip, for $12 its my new favorite) My best hand loads so far: 40grn Nosler Spitzer seated to max OAL 2. The Larue actually shot 55gr RUAG better, but for most match ammo and quality reloads, the Shilen was a little more accurate. 0 Upper Receiver (M4 feedramps) with forward assist and dust cover Alright fellas, anyone have any experience with Larue rifles? Been looking at their upper kit, but can't find any real reviews on their 12. The stock is a Magpul CTR. Considering I have a Vortex Razor Gen II 1-6 mounted on that upper, I really don't notice the weight of the barrel. Re: LaRue Tactical Stealth Upper, 18 or 20? With the 18" Stealth upper you will be able to effectively engage steel plates out to 800 yds. The lower is a pre-ban Colt Sporter, stripped and re-built with new parts, including a Geiselle match trigger. Larue has a 2-3 month wait though. Machined from billet aluminum, the Upper Receiver: The LaRue Stealth receiver is an improved-version of the currently fielded mil-spec flat-top receiver. 5 and p/w, over the stealth 14. The system seen here is equipped with a Magpul CTR stock and MIAD grip, with a SureFire Scout Light and Some of you have seen this gun before. 56 upper: Forums User List Calendar Active Threads Forum Help: Previous Thread Some of you have seen this gun before. 2020 The only potential con is that the upper receiver is proprietary and only use their handguards. -DD upper reciever take off from a MK18 -DD MFR XS 13. 2021 Pretty damn good deal to go with my Larue lower. $1200 (retail price). I do like the way the upper and lower connect to the receiver. Got 5/5 hits on 12” plates at 400 and 600 yards with ease. 45 moa last week and that was the last 5 shots the of the first 20 round the upper had through it. Larue will only sell you a stripped lower if you've ordered an upper kit from them. 56 caliber. My 12" Stealth is an extremely accurate barrel, but it is a bit heavier. I'm not sure that this is in any way the norm for LaRue, as I've also heard many folks deal with extended wait times with some of their products. The Shilen edged out the Larue barrel in accuracy for most loads. Accuracy is a major priority. I wouldn't/couldn't wait, I think Larue is an excellent company making excellent products and the Larue Stealth uppers use a Lothar Walther LW50 barrel. I'm not sure if anyone here shot a Larue tactical in our moa all day long challenge. Price isn't a relevant concern. 40. Includes forward assist and dust cover. 2019 LaRue Tactical designed the SUURG (Suppresed Ulitmate Upper Receiver Group) to answer the military's call for a more durable and field 16. ) Superb fit and finish. Jump to Latest Follow. I recently finished building an AR with a LaRue 16" Stealth barrel. All three are complete rifles and the upper to lower fit is very tight. 56 Complete Upper with BCG - Accuracy [Shotgun] MOSSBERG 930 Tactical 12 Gauge 18. Forward controls 6315 A2 flash hider pinned and welded. No burrs, precision fit with the Mega lower, in fact I had to hand finish the take down and pivot lugs to enable a perfect coupling with the lower. Soooo, and go figure, it's time to have a sale !! LaRue barrels, triggers, polymers, our ultra-nice Stealth 2. If I am at all unsure about firearm sales or transfers, I will contact the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosive at 1-800-ATF-GUNS and visit the 07. The optic that will be used on this upper is a Leupold 1. Achieved 5 shot 0. 00 Caliber: 5. e. Complete Upper Receiver w/Charging Handle: LaRue Upper Receiver (M4 Feed Ramps); Stealth 2. 5 handguard MLOK -14. 3rd groups provide only a clue, but 5s are useful and 10s really do the talking. LaRue Tactical's Optimized Battle Rifle (OBR) This is the most obvious difference in LaRue's proprietary upper receiver configuration from a Stoner 24. Beautiful and flawless nitride finish. 0 Handguard (Choose Length): 13. Willing to ship if buyer pays shipping. 56 "precision" weapon for my girlfriend for Christmas. 0 upper/handguard - Solid for aiming devices? How tight is the lockup on this? It’s obviously not an LMT monolithic upper, but it looks like that’s the sort of idea that LaRue was imitating. LaRue Divorce Sale. 56 I've seen was MOA or better with the right ammo and shooter, 5rd groups. I’d personally go for the PredatAR barrel and have it chopped to 13. LaRue Tactical Ultimate Upper Kit, AR15 Upper slide the gas block on the barrel, as you insert the gas tube into the hole in the upper receiver. This stripped upper receiver alone goes for over 350. Birdcage is unpinned and all NFA rules apply. There's not that much difference in muzzle velocity between the 18" and 20". 02. LaRue Tactical AR-10 in Graphite Black S. The Stealth Upper receiver itself has been supremely reliable and very soft shooting. 95MOA) The rifle (Larue Stealth 16) definitely likes Mk. You can no longer by the LaRue stealth upper with M4 feed ramps. It's a 1:1 deal. Ive got it narrowed down to 3 that I like but im always open to suggestions. 2" handguard, in 5. Strong recommendation for this upper. Fairly close to what I'd say if I could bring myself to say it. Re: Larue Stealth snipers- any good? My 16" stealth with a really crappy trigger, prone position off the ground on a bipod, with 52 or 55gr black hills match ammo, shot . He averaged . 12" with 12" rail. 0 Handguard Length: 13. Yep, you read that right, a settlement agreement has been reached, and I'm suddenly a single shot and the sole owner of LaRue Tactical. Building is always a good option too. If your upper/lower wiggles a little bit, or your stock isn’t amazing, your rifle will likely still have the ability to shoot as go Most units have gone to some type of AR- or M14-based system and have largely replaced the 7. 25. LaRue Tactical Ultimate Upper Receiver Group. 0025” setback from my chamber size (1. It appears as if some of their front end is proprietary. 2020 Save a little more and support a Texas company that puts out an outstanding product. 0" M- 13. 2018 I'd go with the Stealth. But evidently that has changed. Upper Kits (4) Stealth Uppers (1) DMR Uppers (1) Stealth Uppers, Stripped (1) LaRue Tactical 5. 5 Grendel - 18" Barrel. 0 Upper Receiver (M4 feedramps) with forward assist and dust cover installed LaRue Stealth 2. 5. Upper Receiver: The LaRue Stealth receiver is an improved-version of the currently fielded mil-spec flat-top receiver. Balance is nice. 2020 LaRue Ultimate AR-15 Upper Kit - Details, specs, manuals, images & videos, read the latest reviews or write your own. I had 4 other sub MOA groups (from . Ion Bond coating is roughly 5-millionths of an inch thick and roughly 90 Rockwell in hardness (harder than hard-chrome). On the other hand, going with the BCM upper gives you more options on fore-end manufacturer, length 0. 56 PredatOBR 16" - LaRue Tactical. 5 Grendel specific design, LaRue accuracy is known world-wide for it's premium tactical rifles. 270” group at 100 yards, Hornady Adding to the available options, the Texas-based rifle maker is offering a new option – the LaRue Ultimate AR15 Upper Kit. 2019 Priced with a lot of the middle ground performance barrels on the market it outperforms many even before you consider the extended barrel life. Zero looked good. The barrel of an AR-15 is one of, if not the most, critical component that determines the rifles accuracy. I had ordered a stealth upper back in 2011, they quoted me six weeks and it was at my door in two. 5 Grendel Match Grade Upper . By the way, the second place shooter was also shooting a Larue tactical. #4. 2021 SPF for local sale- LaRue Tactical complete lower and 5. 5 Grendel MGU. 4600 using Hornady guage)- 22.