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Posted: 1/8/2006 8:01:27 PM EDT
when did the first m16a1 rifle enter service!
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:02:18 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/8/2006 8:03:12 PM EDT by TexRdnec]
'63

edited to add: blind guess and i don't want a hogue grip anyway. if i'm accidentally right beer would be good though...............
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:03:19 PM EDT
1964
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:03:44 PM EDT
1967
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:04:02 PM EDT
1962
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:04:07 PM EDT
feb 28 1967
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:04:08 PM EDT
1961
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:05:04 PM EDT
1962. US DoD Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) purchases 1000 AR-15 rifles from Colt and sends those rifles to the South Vietnam, for field trials. Same year brings glowing reports about the effectiveness of the new "black rifle", used by South Vietnamese forces.
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:05:30 PM EDT

Originally Posted By ar15operator:
1962. US DoD Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) purchases 1000 AR-15 rifles from Colt and sends those rifles to the South Vietnam, for field trials. Same year brings glowing reports about the effectiveness of the new "black rifle", used by South Vietnamese forces.



A1 not M16 basic
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:05:34 PM EDT
1965
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:05:45 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/8/2006 8:08:41 PM EDT by Inspector1]
beh!
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:06:05 PM EDT
68

Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:06:33 PM EDT

Originally Posted By Inspector1:
when did the first m16a1 rifle enter service!



the 1900's.
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:07:20 PM EDT

Originally Posted By Inspector1:

Originally Posted By ar15operator:
1962



1962 US DoD Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) purchases 1000 AR-15 rifles from Colt and sends those rifles to the South Vietnam, for field trials. Same year brings glowing reports about the effectiveness of the new "black rifle", used by South Vietnamese forces.


i think we have a winner!





you specified A1, not M16 basic models bub
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:07:38 PM EDT

Originally Posted By Inspector1:

Originally Posted By ar15operator:
1962



1962 US DoD Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) purchases 1000 AR-15 rifles from Colt and sends those rifles to the South Vietnam, for field trials. Same year brings glowing reports about the effectiveness of the new "black rifle", used by South Vietnamese forces.


i think we have a winner!



That was the M16, not the M16A1
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:08:12 PM EDT
February 28th, 1967.
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:08:15 PM EDT
1987
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:08:38 PM EDT
Thank you Thank you <bows>

operator
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:09:05 PM EDT
ok who won
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:10:22 PM EDT
Your contest you decided.

operator
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:10:30 PM EDT
Come on you know I'm right. M16A1 went into service in 1965.
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:10:52 PM EDT
depends on if you wanted just the year or the day as well
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:12:12 PM EDT

1967. US Army adopted the XM16E1 rifle as a standard "US Rifle, 5.56mm, M16A1", on 28 February 1967.


link
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:14:03 PM EDT

Originally Posted By Inspector1:
ok who won



StarAtari and TheRedHorseman should fight to the death for the right to your Hogue grip !!

Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:14:32 PM EDT

Originally Posted By RED_5:

1967. US Army adopted the XM16E1 rifle as a standard "US Rifle, 5.56mm, M16A1", on 28 February 1967.


link



8 minutes late, tisk tisk
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:14:59 PM EDT
This is why those contests on a pop bottle have 3000 lines of print with rules.
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:15:07 PM EDT

Originally Posted By DK-Prof:

Originally Posted By Inspector1:
ok who won



StarAtari and TheRedHorseman should fight to the death for the right to your Hogue grip !!




Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:15:36 PM EDT
star atari is are winner, as for the day and month the redhorsemen is the winner of that and i will send him somthing else i have laying around
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:16:40 PM EDT
dont worry about it man, I'm just in it to cause trouble
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:17:47 PM EDT

Originally Posted By LoginName:
February 28th, 1967.



at 3:41 P.M. CST
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:18:16 PM EDT
My opinion! I am just throwing this out there...you can throw it back if you like.

Stay with the literal answer.

"1967. US Army adopted the XM16E1 rifle as a standard "US Rifle, 5.56mm, M16A1", on 28 February 1967"

There now decided from there.


operator...
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:18:46 PM EDT

Originally Posted By TheRedHorseman:
dont worry about it man, I'm just in it to cause trouble




Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:19:05 PM EDT
Good game gents!

operator...
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:19:54 PM EDT

Originally Posted By TheRedHorseman:

Originally Posted By RED_5:

1967. US Army adopted the XM16E1 rifle as a standard "US Rifle, 5.56mm, M16A1", on 28 February 1967.


link



8 minutes late, tisk tisk





I posted that to help settle things.. I know and admit that I was wrong with my initial swag.
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:20:03 PM EDT

Originally Posted By TheRedHorseman:

Originally Posted By DK-Prof:

Originally Posted By Inspector1:
ok who won



StarAtari and TheRedHorseman should fight to the death for the right to your Hogue grip !!




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Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:20:54 PM EDT
the m16a1 entered service in February 1967. The m16 some years before with the airforce.
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:22:03 PM EDT
I see your angry vulcan and I raise you a pissed off gorn
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:25:17 PM EDT

Originally Posted By TheRedHorseman:
I see your angry vulcan and I raise you a pissed off gorn
www.uah.edu/~jim/gorn5.jpg



Meet your match, Gornian scum

Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:27:46 PM EDT
I'm afraid you've reached the limits of my nerd-fu, I havent a clue who that is
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:29:01 PM EDT
they guy from quantam leap!
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:30:30 PM EDT
well then I'm going with the nuke option

fire in the hole!

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Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:33:15 PM EDT
a good game gone wrong.
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:41:13 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/8/2006 8:41:43 PM EDT by StarAtari]
From wikipedia


For years, "Arena" marked the only live action appearance of the Gorn, although the race was "name dropped" from time to time. In 2005, an episode of Star Trek Enterprise featured a Gorn (albeit in the Mirror Universe) in the episode "In a Mirror, Darkly Part II". In that episode, the Gorn was a leader of a group of slaves belonging to that universe's Tholians in an attempt to steal technology from the USS Defiant (NCC-1764) which had been discovered in the alternate universe. The Gorn hides out in the ship's corridors and kills several crewmembers until it is killed by Jonathan Archer.
Link Posted: 1/8/2006 8:41:43 PM EDT
This thread is hilarious. I am laughing my ass off at work. The dispatcher thinks I'm crazy. She is clueless.
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