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Stag Arms and ammo?

Discussion in 'Black Rifle Forum' started by Big.40, Feb 17, 2012.

  1. Big.40

    Big.40

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    Hey this is probably a dumb question from a AR newbie but doesn't hurt to ask so I get my stuff straight and blow my barrel up in my face. So I bought a Stag Arms Model 2 http://www.stagarms.com/product_info.php?products_id=206 yet to shoot it planing on it sat. Anyways I have been searching for ammo for it I know it will shoot .223 but how about this stuff? http://www.federalpremium.com/resources/xm193.aspx I bought a few boxes of the XM193F 5.56mm M193 Ball, is it safe to shoot out of my model 2? Only reason I ask is it says this right on the ammo website... • WARNING: For use in standard 5.56 mm chambers. Do not use in non-standard 5.56 chambers. Now my barrel says 5,56 but what is a non standard 5.56? Am I missing something? Are there 2 different types of 5.56 or something? Sorry if this is a completely dumb question but rather confirm than be sorry down the line.
     
  2. Ace90

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    Non standard meaning .223 if your barrel is marked .223 only shoot that, but if it's marked 5.56 you can shoot either 5.56 or .223.


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  3. Big A

    Big A Herr Trigger

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    I feed XM193 through my Stag Model 1 every time I shoot. You are good to go with the 193...:cool:
     
  4. Gunnut 45/454

    Gunnut 45/454

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    Big.40
    Yep always check the barrel if it's marked 5.56mm your good to go with both !:supergrin: