Not to be semantic, and not to be a jerk, but I always thought the AR-10 was designed to provide a lightweight, automatic rifle using aircraft components.
Wasn't Mr. Stoner an aircraft engineer before turning to firearms design?
"Growing up as both a Southern and the son of a child of the '50s, I was imprinted with several things that have long stuck with me. The F-86 Saber Jet was the finest fighter ever flown, the National League is always superior, and Leslie Coffelt
was the finest revovler shooter since Mr. Ed."
Last edited by SPEMack618; January 24, 2013 at 09:17 PM.
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