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Old 09-02-2013, 06:34 AM   #31
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Good idea Kbd, a 5.56 AK. Now I want one!
I've got a saiga 39 and have been eyeing the 5.56 what are your thoughts
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I wouldn't go for a 5.56 ak I'd get a tantal in 5.45 but that is just me
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Kiabe, I don't know enough about AKs to give you solid info. I'm sure an expert will chime along soon. What is your budget?
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Kiabe, I don't know enough about AKs to give you solid info. I'm sure an expert will chime along soon. What is your budget?
Id like to stay below 1k
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Didn't read the whole thread but has anyone suggested the mini 14?
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Cheaper, better and more reliable than a mini-14... eats all ammo... can upgrade it as you see fit
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Take a look at a Sig 556 Great rifle!!! Dependable as the day is long.
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OK, from last August-kiabe, what did you wind up getting?

How do you like it?

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OK, from last August-kiabe, what did you wind up getting?

How do you like it?
Ended up finding a mini14 for a good price and went with it. I like it alot
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Why hasn't anyone mentioned the SCAR-16 yet?


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