Originally Posted by Tiggi
To honest I wanted to try something new.I trained and learned on M16A2,so I am of course familiar with the 5.56 round.A buddy has a Ak74 and after firing it I started looking into a AR of the same caliber.I don't honestly think there is as much difference as people think between the 2,aside from price and the selection.
I can take my AKs down and clean them so much quicker then my ARs, I can clean two AKs in the time it takes to clean one AR.
My AK in 5.45 shoots as good as my AR 5.56. and the Ammo. cost is a hell of a lot cheaper.