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Firearm and Gun Forums Firearm and Gun Forums Firearms Why are people anal-retentive about calling ARs by their military designation? Reply To: Why are people anal-retentive about calling ARs by their military designation?

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    January 25, 2023 at 11:58 pm

    M4 and M16 are military weapons. Civilians cannot go into a gun store and walk out with one the same day. They are select fire rifles, capable of firing more than one round per trigger pull. Civilian AR-15s are semiautomatic. That is a fundamental difference, not a minor difference.