Gun Report

LWRCI M6A2 Gas Piston Carbine M6A2R6B16 6.8 SPC, $2250

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We had a single feeding problem with one ammunition brand. This is a well-put-together gun with heavy-duty components. Hard to criticize it for being built well, but that turns into weight and cost that doesn't enthrall us.

LWRCI M6A2 Gas Piston Carbine M6A2R6B16 6.8 SPC, $2250

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The M6A2 has standard controls. The Magpul MIAD allowed for grip-size changes.
We suffered one case rupture in each rifle. This is a potentially dangerous malfunction that we couldn't diagnose or recreate.
A top view of the LWRCI shows the pop-up rear steel sight and the monolithic rail for mounting optics on top.
The free-float quad-rail handguard allowed attachment of accessories, but was heavy.

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