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Discussion Starter · #121 ·
In that case, then a 7.62x51 Galil pistol has undeniable advantages over a 5.56 pistol that is awfully heavy just to fire a mere intermediate rifle round. Get yourself a real rifle cartridge.While I think we can all agree theu are a product of stupid laws, their performance advantages over PCC's are not really disputable.
The Galil even comes with tritium sights for when the power fails at the mall when the ninja battle starts.
That's an incomplete statement. They've found intriguing replacements for one or both multiple times, but they never find the money or the bureaucratic will to pull the trigger on any of them.The second part of your statement. Well, that's simply unfounded. They have looked many times to see if something better exists. And the answer keeps coming back, not really.
Then again, this is the service that didsdained repeaters for falling block single shots to save money on ammo, fielded the Krag long after the Mauser had demonstrated it was the future back in the 1880s, saddled the revolutionary Garand with .30-06 because it was laying around, and was then force fed the M-16 by the efforts of the Air Force. Not exactly a forward thinking institution.