M-16


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M-16

(ĕm′sĭk-stēn′)
n.
A 5.56 mm-caliber, gas-operated, clip-fed assault rifle, first used by US troops during the Vietnam War.

[M, military classification.]
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Tiongson said the armed cache consisted of two M-16 Armalite and two M-14 assault rifles, as well as eight empty magazines for M-14.
Contract awarded for 73818021-ms hex head bolt m16x50 mm to is:1363 part -ii/1992 with 01 nut & 01 check nut m-16 to is:1363 part/ii/1992, with 02 nos plain punched washer m-16as per is:2016.
Wilson Asueta, police director of Albay police, told INQUIRER.net that the suspected guerrillas used assault rifles similar to those being used by government soldiers, M-16 Armalite, and also an M-203 grenade launcher during the attack on a small police station at the village of Taysan around 8 p.m.
According to the police report, the seized weapons included two revolvers, three nine-millimeter pistols, three AK-47 assault rifles, two M-16 assault rifles, three shot guns, one M-12 rifle, one M-22 assault rifle, and 1,950 rounds of various ammunition.
Drunk cop kills customer in bar shooting !-- -- Ghio Ong (The Philippine Star) - July 23, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines A policeman was reportedly drunk when he started shooting in a bar in Taguig City with an M-16 rifle, killing a customer before dawn Sunday.
I read many articles and watch many videos about the AR-15 and M-16. There are bits and pieces that don't jibe with my background with the AR-15.
Seized during the raid were an AK-47 assault rifle with Bayonet, a magazine for AK-47 with nine rounds of ammunition, an M-16 rifle, three magazines for M-16, a .45 caliber pistol, a 9 mm pistol and four hand grenades.
Sibayan was identified by witnesses as the gunman holding an M-16 rifle while onboard a white pick-up truck during the ambush.
After it was put up in a square in central Shiraz, people noticed the men were wearing Israeli uniforms and carrying American-made M-16 rifles.
The media outlet also published a string of messages between someone in Syria's Idlib province and a reporter, in which the reporter negotiated a discount to purchase the M-16 rifle for $775 using the encryption app Telegram.
A sub-machine gun with rounds, a .223 rifle with a magazine, a .222 rifle with two magazines, a 45-bore pistol with a magazine, an M-16 rifle with two magazines, a modified 30-bore gun with a telescope, a 7mm rifle and 14,550 live rounds of different calibres were recovered.
The ammunitions and weapons included 4 SMGs with ten magazines, one 223-rifle with a magazine, one 222-rifle with two magazines, one 45-bore with a magazine, one M-16 rifle with two magazines, one 7-MM rifle and various types of 14550 rounds.