B-ARFCOM user Charels P S did a neat little write up on how to make an A2 lower look like an A1 lower.
I’ts been several years since I have done a lower receiver re-profile by hand, so I figured why not try and do one again.
This used to be the way many of us had to do our retro-rifles, and I thought some of you may get a kick out of seeing this process.
Those that have machine tools and the know-how to use them turn out some beautiful lowers, that’s not what this is. This is an example of what you can do with a Dremel, some sandpaper, a few files and a little bit of patience.
Our subject today is a very common Anderson A2 profile lower:
And here is a pic of the tools we will be using:
Then a flat file:
See all the pics and how he did it at the thread linked below.