A common question that we get from fellow builders at 80-lower.com is, "Hey man, what's the difference between a billet and forged 80 lower receiver?" Check out this sweet diagram that we put together to show the differences and explain some of the terms that you may run into when choosing between a billet and forged 80 lower.
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Ready to buy an AR-15 Billet 80 Lower Receiver? We have those too! Shop now!DISCLAIMER: If you are new to the world of DIY gun building, you likely have a lot of questions and rightfully so. It’s an area that has a lot of questions that, without the correct answers, could have some serious implications. At 80 Lowers, we are by no means providing this content on our website to serve as legal advice or legal counsel. We encourage each and every builder to perform their own research around their respective State laws as well as educating themselves on the Federal laws. When performing your own research, please be sure that you are getting your information from a reliable source.