Originally Posted by arnoob
I think it's a lot of rifle for the money, only thing I don't like is the handguard, but I could live with it. Only thing that puts me off is the cheesy name and advertising, those videos are a total cringe-fest.
Trouble is for $899 you can get a Colt 6920 or 6720, and I think not owning a Colt yet the 6720 would be my pick above the Springfield.
I agree about the name, advertising, and roll mark. The $899 is MSRP. It should sell for $800 or less. Not too many folks are excited about another basic AR-15.