Originally Posted by Defender
Some people like to diss the M1A, but I've fired thousands of rounds through several of them over the years, without any problems.
They're not cheaply priced, but still worth every cent, IMHO.
Anybody who appreciates a good weapon and can afford it, won't be disappointed.
I'm getting ready to buy a Smith Enterprise M14. It should be a little better built than the SAI, but not priced too much higher.