Can't go wrong with a colt
Sigh...Would love a suppressor..
Cultural differences @GreenZone...It's more to do about ease,low maintenance,and robustness of current tech that drives people to these types of arms...It's all still semi auto only,no difference than a Browning BAR,or a Ruger mini 14..
Just looks cooler
yeah but practically its only useful for like professional pest control of wild dogs/cats maybe camels and roos
ACOGs aren't impractical though they do good make varmint scopes for 223 for things like rabbits which require snap aiming