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Response to tridim (Reply #7)

Fri Apr 26, 2013, 12:41 PM

11. they are?

They are just like the weapons the military uses!!!!111
they look like them, but are like them.
They just look cool.
I never thought so
They so easy to use even a girl can fire one.
kind of sexist given that women are generally learn shooting easier and are better at it than men.
They don't recoil much at all.
neither are bolt actions in the same caliber
They are quick firing.

They kill very effectively.
their predecessor was better at it.

According to the documentary AR ammo is designed specifically to cause as much damage as possible and to cause death. It completely nullified the "target practice" excuse.
which is not accurate. The round was designed for distance precision. It is less lethal than the previous military rounds. The round the 5.56 replaced is actually more powerful. Of course that is the function of the ammo, not the gun. There are single shot and bolt action rifles made for the round.
while it was reasonably balanced, it was not entirely accurate.

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