Is the Springfield M1A a good rifle?
It is accurate, offers fast follow-up shots, it is extremely reliable, and it takes optics relatively easily. The M1A Standard from Springfield is a reproduction of that classic M14 rifle retrofitted for civilian use. The Standard comes chambered . 308 Win. or 7.62 NATO.
What is the difference between the M1A and the M14?
The M14 is the military designation for the United States Rifle, Caliber 7.62 mm. It is a select fire rifle. The M1A is Springfield Armory Inc.’s clone of the M14, but in a semi-auto only configuration. While many people call any civilian M14 clone an M1A, only clones made by Springfield Armory Inc.
How reliable is the Springfield M1A?
Very close to being as reliable as the AK. The M1a rifle made by SA Inc can be very reliable or it can be a huge problem depending on it’s condition when it left the factory. They have a HUGE QC problem today. If you order a new one it could be 100% perfect in every way or it can be extremely screwed up.
How accurate is an M1A?
a M1A Standard will be anywhere from 2-3 MOA out of the box (depending: some need more fine tuning than others)……..but with very simple and minimal mods, the rifle has the potential to be a 1.2-1.5 MOA shooter IMO.
What kind of rifle is the Springfield M1A?
The Springfield Armory M1A Rifle is a semi automatic version of the legendary battle proven Springfield M14 Rifle. In 1974 Springfield Armory released the M1A Rifle to the civilian market. Just like Springfield’s legendary M14 Rifle.
How much does a M1A Scout Squad Rifle cost?
The M1A™ Scout Squad™ gives you the maneuverability of a scout rifle with the same power and features of a legendary American rifle. You’re welcome. View Model MSRP $1,850 – $1,987.308 WIN. M1A™ SOCOM 16 Rifles. The M1A™ SOCOM 16 takes the classic M1A to a whole new level.
Is the M14 the same as the M1A?
Descended from the M14 rifle, the M1A™ is a civilian-legal semi-auto version of that revered U.S. Military rifle that dominates the competition fields — and the heart of America. From 1959 to 1970, the M14 served with distinction as the standard issue rifle of the United States military after the revered M1 Garand.
Is there a Picatinny mount for the M1A scout squad?
The scout-style Picatinny mount is purpose-designed for that mission. The Springfield Armory® 5-lb. match-grade trigger enhances the natural capabilities of the M1A™ Scout Squad rifle. Sorry, no products match that criteria.