Originally Posted by mixflip
Nowadays EVERYBODY makes a "mil-spec" models. Keep in mind only 3 companies have been entrusted with the DOD TDP's (technical data package) to make a true mil-spec rifle (less the select fire of course, for civilians)
Colt, FNH and Sabre Defense.
This doesnt mean they are the best. It just gives then a little clout and maybe some perceived re-sale value. Are they better? No. Will there be folks who will buy them over other brands based on name alone? Absolutely.
...and only two of those still exist.