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Posted: 11/3/2003 10:21:51 AM EST
What is the difference between carbine and other AR15 rifles?
Link Posted: 11/3/2003 10:57:18 AM EST
[Last Edit: 11/3/2003 10:57:44 AM EST by Stryfe]
Shorter barrel. Typically 16" and shorter is a carbine, and longer is a rifle. There are some barrels that fall into SMG territory. I'd say less than 11" for SMG, but I'm sure there are some that would debate that.
Link Posted: 11/3/2003 12:00:09 PM EST
[url=ar15.com/forums/topic.html?b=3&f=12&t=156931]what makes a carbine a carbine and not a rifle?[/url]
Link Posted: 11/3/2003 12:43:30 PM EST
[^]It all makes sense now.
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