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Old March 5, 2012, 10:45 PM   #26
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that century is a great looking rifle. keep forgeting century arms.
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Old March 6, 2012, 12:36 AM   #27
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For accuracy I would think the AR style in .308 would be the most accurate. Design wise I love the M1A and the FN FAL type rifles. If I was in the market for one it would be either a M1A or FAL. I wouldnt be buying it expecting sub moa groups. Just a cool rifle to shoot and have. I have other guns for the moa stuff.
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Old March 6, 2012, 11:05 AM   #28
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this was the first type rifle i was issued when i went into the service, its a early five line SA M1A 7.62 and it shoots as good as the M14,only its semi-auto. eastbank.

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Old March 6, 2012, 02:37 PM   #29
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^^^From what I understand, only a very small number have made it into the wild.
This is true, but they're definitely around. Handled one at a gun show just a couple of weeks ago.
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You may find a person looking to quickly sell an M1A but in your price range you have limited options. I would suggest looking for a used PR-91 or new Saiga.
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