We could call them “Assault rifles”, but it’s not an assault rifle if you’re not assaulting anyone with it, right? Semi automatic rifles such as the Ruger 10/22, AR15, AK47, and M1 Garand have become more popular than Ford F-150’s and microwaves. Seriously, there are more guns in the United States than microwave ovens.
Due to the high demand for semi-automatic rifles in the greatest country on earth and the limited available supply from the three foundries that make AR15 receivers, the world’s firearm industry has developed a wide variety of firearms for our enjoyment. By cherry-picking their favorite features of guns from WWII, firearms engineers and manufacturers produce guns of different styles in an effort to sell you the perfect rifle.
We’ve gathered a compilation of the most popular modern sporting rifles. Assuming you’re in the mood for a new boomstick, which guns would you consider buying?