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Posted: 5/23/2003 9:21:28 AM EDT
Hey Guys, I'm thinking abt getting a .308 precision rifle, something like the SR-25. Is the Knights SR-25 really worth the price difference over an Armalite? I know, a bolt gun will be more accurate than a semi-auto, so please don't start that discussion. I'd like to hear from the folks that have shot both. Thanks, ISMO
Link Posted: 5/23/2003 11:27:40 AM EDT
Go to the "AR15" section; check out the AR10/AR180 forum for a recent related topic.
Link Posted: 5/23/2003 11:45:37 AM EDT
[url]http://www.biggerhammer.net/stoner/sr25var10/[/url]
Link Posted: 5/23/2003 11:54:32 AM EDT
Gun Test Reports did a comparison with those 2 and a DSA FAL. They rated the FAL best due to low price. The AR10 was also a "buy" because it was more accurate but a couple hundred more. The SR25 was the most accurate but not worth the extra 1/2" over the AR10 for nearly twice the price. If you search enough it's posted some place on the net but I forget where.
Link Posted: 5/23/2003 12:57:18 PM EDT
Read the AR10 forum. It seems that custom AR10's are now capable of winning shoots against bolts. A factory armalite is probably not as accurate as a factory SR25. A custom AR10 has the potential to be as accurate as anything out there, and still cost less than the SR25. The DPMS is another option as well.
Link Posted: 5/23/2003 1:21:08 PM EDT
Based on my experience only, my SR-25 RAS Match (with Obermeyer Military Match bbl) has outshot all AR-10s at my range, including the AR-10(T). My Stoner routinely gets .5 MOA (when more experienced users shoot it--I'm still a rifle newbie). Plus, the fit and finish of the SR-25 is far superior to that of the AR-10 (again, this is MHO only). Here's a pic: [img]http://img.villagephotos.com/p/2003-2/109185/NVPUNKOEUO-DNDLRRRXEOBCXVFZKCKQ-Knight's SR-25 RAS Match 1.jpg[/img]
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