Written on: 05/12/2008
I own a Bushmaster varminter and can tell you it is one fine gun.
Accuracy is fantastic with all name brands of ammo, and it has NEVER had a feeding, firing, or extraction malfunction. (read more)
Written on: 13/06/2008
I am a police firearm instructor. For the price, quality and support staff this is my AR-15 style rifle of choice. All gun companies treat government agencies good. Bushmaster treats everyone with same respect and support.
If you the most out of a AR-15 rifle get one that has a piston driven upper. Then you have accuracy of AR-15 and reliability of an AK-47. Bullet choice depends on what you use the rifle for. Same is true of barrel lengths. (read more)
Written on: 26/02/2008 by theshootist (92 reviews written)
My best mate own a bushmaster AR15 full length barrel for a year now and we have put this rifle through its' paces!
The fit and finish is comparable to any higher end model such as the colt. Disassembly and cleaning is more of an issue with an AR15 than it is with an AK or SKS. Many parts, many small parts that foul quite easily and need constant attention. But any shooter should be used to keeping clean firearms.
Accuracy in this assault rifle is unparalleled as it is capable of striking... (read more)