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Is the M&P 15 a good AR?

Is the M&P 15 a good AR?

Smith and Wesson built this rifle to be tough as nails, and it will stand the tests thrown at it. For budget ARs it is one of the most reliable on the market. Built to be tough and work when you need it most, this AR isn’t going to fire like some tricked-out SIG AR variant.

What does M&P stand for on an AR-15?

Military & Police
“M&P” stands for “Military & Police” and is used to pay homage to the Smith & Wesson . 38 Military & Police revolver.

Are M&P rifles any good?

If you’re looking for a functional, well made, reliable rifle that will leave enough cash in your account for lots of ammo and a sling — the M&P Sport II is absolutely a rifle you should consider. Ergonomics, accuracy, and reliability are good for the price and you can always upgrade.

Does the M&P 15 have a chrome lined barrel?

Smith & Wesson M&P 15 5.56mm Rifle, Chrome Lined Barrel, 16″ – 811000.

What ammo does M&P Sport 2 take?

223 Rem., 16″ Barrel, 30+1 Rounds.

What does M&P mean on a gun?

Military and Police
The Smith & Wesson M&P (Military and Police) is a polymer-framed, short recoil operated, locked breech semi-automatic pistol introduced in the summer of 2005 by the American company Smith & Wesson.

What caliber is M&P 15?

The M&P 15 is, like most AR-15s, chambered in 5.56/. 223 and accepts standard M16/M4-style magazines.

What does NATO mean in 556?

The 5.56×45mm NATO (official NATO nomenclature 5.56 NATO) is a rifle cartridge developed in the United States and originally chambered in the M16 rifle. Under STANAG 4172, it is a standard cartridge for NATO forces as well as many non-NATO countries.

What ammo does M&P AR-15 use?

Is Smith and Wesson better than Glock?

So when you’re comparing the slide locks side by side, the Smith and Wesson M&P looks to be slightly better designed than the Glock, and it looks a little bit better. But in my opinion, it’s a little bit harder to manipulate than the one on the Glock. They’re very close though, the Glock beats it by about 10%.

What caliber is a S&W M&P 15 Sport?

5.56x45mm NATO
Smith & Wesson M&P15 Sport II Optic Equipped 5.56x45mm NATO Rifle.