Category Archives: M16/M4

Take A Look At The New IWI X95 Rifle

A diversion from the gun control news. IWI’s X95 on the range with MAC.

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Army Seeks Gun Industry Help In Modifying M4

It’s as if they’ve finally come around. The Army is doing a “market survey,” for gun makers to produce parts, that will enhance the current M4 carbine in service. According to what’s written in the linked article, it will be … Continue reading

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BATF Director Resigns After 5.56 Ban Fails

The director of BATF, B. Todd Jones, resigned Friday which looks to be related, to the failed M855 green tip ammunition ban. It would be nice to see more people stepping down when it comes to Obama’s administration. Unfortunately, B. … Continue reading

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Jerry Miculek: $300 For 20 Rounds Of Magical Green Tip 5.56

Here’s Jerry Miculek giving us the background behind SS019/M855. Why it’s not considered armor piercing. There’s info for contacting the appropriate BATF official too. How to get involved: CONTACT THE BATF: ATF email: APAComments@atf.gov Fax: (202) 648-9741. Mail: Denise Brown, … Continue reading

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HK416 and HK MR556 Comparison

Vickers Tactical brings us a comparison of the HK416 and HK MR556. I’ll take an HK416 please.

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M16 “Gun Trouble” In The Armed Forces

Robert H. Scales at The Atlantic, is very critical of the modern military M16 variant, because of his experience in Vietnam. As well as reports from more recent battles. It’s true that the modern variants, are based on the same … Continue reading

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MAC’s Beretta ARX100 Review

Military Arms Channel reviews the Beretta ARX100 5.56. It’s made in the United States. So many choices today. Well, unless you’re in one of those terrible states.

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Army Bans Commercial M4 Magazines

The Army has ordered all soldiers, to use only official government issued magazines, to feed their M4 carbines. No more commercial magazines. The Army TACOM Life Cycle Management Command is putting all polymer magazines on the no use list. Well, … Continue reading

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More On Remington M4 Production

It turns out that a plausible reason for Remington now producing the M4 carbine for the U.S. Army is a reduction in cost. Where Colt was charging $1,221 per rifle Remington is charging $673. That’s a rather large reduction in … Continue reading

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U.S. Army Orders M4 Carbines From Remington

The US Army is now buying the M4 carbine from Remington Arms. The rifles will be made at Remington’s factory in New York. You know, the home of New York City. It looks like they will go for $673 a … Continue reading

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