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I read the comments at the bottom of the page. Seems most posters there dislike the M16. During my Army years in the early 90's (which included firing thousand of rounds through an M16A1) I remember only having one FTF and that was a double feed. Seemed like a reliable weapon to me.
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AWDeanSr, clearly you're mistaken.
Those shoot-to-destruction barrel tests on page two were pretty cool.
Yeah, always need to see things melt/catch on fire.