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AR15 Weight Comparisons

Discussion in 'Black Rifle Forum' started by pleaforwar, Jun 14, 2011.


  1. pleaforwar

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    This thread is meant to be a reference for weight comparisons between popular AR-15 options. The only non-AR is the SCAR.

    Any added accessories will be annotated. Enjoy!

    DI Rifles:
    Bushmaster Modular Carbine: 7lbs 3.2oz
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    Bushmaster A3M4: 6lbs 12.2oz
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    Bushmaster A3 Target (20" Barrel): 8lbs 9.2oz
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    Colt SP6920: 6lbs 14.6oz
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    Daniel Defense DDM4V4: 6lbs 7.4oz
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    Knight's SR-15 (w/vfg): 6lbs 14.2oz
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  2. pleaforwar

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    LMT MRP: 7lbs 7.2oz
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    LMT Defender: 6lbs 7.0oz
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    Noveske N4 (14.5" barrel): 7lbs 1.4oz
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    S&W M&P15 MOE: 6lbs 5.8oz
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    S&W M&P15T: 6lbs 11.4oz
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  3. pleaforwar

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    Piston Rifles:
    H&K MR556: 8lbs 4.2oz
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    LMT MRP: 7lbs 12.6oz
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    LWRC M6A2: 7lbs 12oz
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    LWRC TRICON (w/TD vfg): 7lbs 5.2oz
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    SCAR: 7lbs 4.6oz
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    Sig 516 (w/Sig RDS): 7lbs 8.4oz
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  4. pleaforwar

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    Personal Rifles:
    Primary: 8lbs 5.0oz (w/Aimpoint CompM4s, TLR-1, Larue handstop)
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    Backup: 8lbs 6.0oz (w/Aimpoint ML3, VFG, Surefire G2)
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    More rifles to come in the future...
     
  5. ColdBlooded

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    Uhhhh....AWESOME!!!!

    Thanks for the photos and specs.
     
  6. pleaforwar

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    My pleasure ColdBlooded.
     
  7. K. Foster

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    Good info, thank you.
     
  8. ScrapMetal

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    good post Plea....thanks!
     
  9. mjkeat

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    A couple of those really surprised me. Good post.
     
  10. M&P15T

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    Very good info, hopefully others can contribute to this thread and it can be stickied, so that those concerned about weight have this tool at their hands.

    Since "The Chart" name is already taken, we need to give this info a name.

    How about the word "weight" in Latin, if anyone knows what that is?:supergrin: