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Posted: 1/19/2002 2:15:26 AM EDT
I think I am going to purchase a Colt Sporter Lightweight (R6530).223! Serial # SL012xxx, 16", 1/7 twist, flash but no lug. Any pros or cons on this carbine?
Link Posted: 1/19/2002 5:25:37 AM EDT
Congrats on the decision. Any number of opinions could be given here, but I'll give ya mine. Thumbs up for it being Colt, pre-ban, and carbine. My personal preference is a heavier 16" barrel, however. As you accrue uppers you have infinite flexibility. Just hope you're not getin' bent over by "Guns Galore" in Fenton. I have to say they have it all- just usually way over price and they treat you like dirt. Jump in, have fun, and be safe!
Link Posted: 1/19/2002 5:39:37 AM EDT
I have one and enjoy shooting it very much...

The light weight barrel makes it a really handy manuverable weapon that is a lot of fun to shoot
Link Posted: 1/19/2002 8:54:16 AM EDT
Always some a**hole to dig up something possibly negative.

Be prepared to shoot heavy (long) bullets.
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