Posted: 5/4/2003 10:14:36 PM EDT
Hoedy all. I need your advice on some ammo.
I'm brand spanking gnu to the AR world; I just purchased a Rock River AR14 A2M4. It is marked "5.56". Can I safely use .223 ammo in this rifle?
Yeah, I know - probably a double dumb question!
Next double dumb question: The ranges in this area require the use of soft point or hollow point ammunition. Can anyone recommend a type of ammunition that will fit the bill for me? Can you steer me towards where I can find it?
Thanks in advance.
The answer is yes. You really, really, need to read;
If you have ANY questions after reading the above, you didn't read enough.
Yea, 223 is fine in a 5.56 chambered weapon.
Walmart sell a 40 round Winchester white box, w/ red Winny letters, 55 grn and 45 grn HP ammo IIRC, at a decent price. Shoots well in my RRA and Busheys.
Thanks for the info, folks
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