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Old 12-18-2012, 09:35 PM   #1
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Default LMT vs Daniel Defense

Have a choice of a DD M4 V5 (mid-lenght flattop, which goes well with my plan on going with electrooptics, CHF barrel) no iron sights included.
https://danieldefense.com/rifles/mid-length/daniel-defense-m4-carbine-v5.html

or a gorgeous LMT midlenght, monolithic stock cryogenically treated barrell nice LMT front and rear Irons included.
http://www.lmtstore.com/cqb-mrp-defender-model-16.html


.. the LMT is an extra $300...
Boht seem to be in stock and available for immediate delivery.

Thoughts?

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Old 12-18-2012, 09:43 PM   #2
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I'm far from an expert but I like the lmt more

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I have no LMT but i prefer DD.

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DD here too.

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2 for DD 1 for LMT.

The LMT is sold w/ the LMT Irons . The DD is cheaper by 300 bucks but sold w/o any sights...

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Just get a set of DD irons for $110.

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I have nothing against LMT, they make fine stuff. I just love my DD!

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Another wrinkle. the LMT is only a half hour dirve away the other shop has ot ship it (I have credit for a free transfer w/ my FFL right now though)

Does either Melonite their gas tube?
Whats a better barrrel a CHF form DD or a "cryogenically trated " from LMT?

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The DD CHF barrel is excellent, I've never heard of complaints. I have no idea about the LMT.

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Ok I just orderde the DDM4V5.
The LMT was local and seemed even a bit cooler to me with its nice LMT Irons.. but the DD was actually the better value.

Thanks for the help fellas.

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