Review of the Springfield M1A

There are a lot of gun enthusiasts these days, combing the Internet for handguns and Assault Rifles For Sale. They are looking for the best weapons that can be used for survival, home defense, hunting, and a multitude of other uses. One of the guns that fits the bill and should definitely be considered is the Springfield M1A. Below you will find a review of this assault rifle and what you can expect from it.

Springfield m1aThe M1A is chambered in .308 Winchester which is the same as 7.62 NATO. This rifle is the civilian version of the M14, which once was the standard issue for the US military and is still used in some applications today.During the Vietnam era the M14 was replaced by the lighter, smaller M16 but it wasn’t a willful transition for many troops. The M14 is a great rifle and is known to be very reliable and accurate.

Many people who are looking for Assault Rifles for Sale want to know what the difference is between the M1A and the M14. The biggest thing that makes them different are the features that the M14 has that the M1A doesn’t have, such as the full-auto option and the bayonet stud.

The features that this rifle does have include the military trigger which is two-stage and that sets off its action using a 5 to 6 pound pull. It also has adjustable military sights which you can adjust for elevation and windage. Also, when you choose the Standard version, it comes with a synthetic or walnut stock. If you choose a synthetic stock, it is available with two finishes: matte black or mossy oak.

The M1A is a great rifle and you can buy it directly from Springfield or check gunbroker and you might be able to find a used one for a good deal. If your interested in building your own assault rifle check out this page.