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Old 08-05-2011, 06:51 PM
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interested in the M&P 15-22 performance center,is it worth the extra cash?

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Old 08-05-2011, 08:00 PM
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No.

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Old 08-05-2011, 08:04 PM
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For me it was because I found a deal on a used one. Only been fired a few times. I like the fluted, threaded barrel to fit my suppressor. The two stage trigger is nice and the VLTOR stock I like better than the plain one you get with the stock model. Maybe buying new its not but if finding a used one at a good deal is worth it.
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Old 08-05-2011, 09:10 PM
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in a word NO...

you can make the modification to everything but the fluting in the barrel with aftermarket parts and come out ahead

I managed to build an MOE from parts offline for $75 less than the MSRP and i still have the OE grip and stock to swap on if i sell it

same thing goes with the PC model...if its used and under MSRP then hit it up! if its not...build your own--thats the beautiful thing about this community and these guns--the personalization
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Old 08-06-2011, 02:59 AM
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Old 08-06-2011, 06:28 AM
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Not worth the extra money IMHO. I may have gotten a less than stellar example of the PC, but my MOE shoots just as good if not better.
Buy the MOE version and have fun. You can buy a lot of ammo for the extra money you're going to pay for the PC.

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Old 08-06-2011, 03:28 PM
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thanks to all!
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Old 08-06-2011, 07:00 PM
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thanks to all!
For me yes. My dealer charges $625 for our gun club members and considering the different parts it was a good deal for me. The stock flash hider is semi worthless as a compensator so I did not have to replace that as I already had a much superior Nordic compensator. Like the 2-stage trigger better that the single stage of standard models (both a little heavier than I like). Definitely like the Hogue grip better as most replace the stock part anyway. I'm middling over the Vltor stock as they seem not much different to use than stock ones. The metal iron sights work well and I like having them even though I use scopes and red dots 99% of the time.
And one of the big deals is it only comes with a single 10 round mag, which in my state (MD) means I can pick it up the same day and take it home without having to fill the paperwork and wait 7 days as an "assault rifle". I needed it fast to take it to the RR WC as a backup rifle, which I ended up having to use in the match.
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Old 08-13-2011, 03:07 PM
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well i made my decision and bought the PC,took to the range today and was happy with my choice,now for the accessories!
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well i made my decision and bought the PC,took to the range today and was happy with my choice,now for the accessories!
Congrats on the new PC.. I love mine and im sure you will love yours.... Just remember she needs to be takin out once a week to be shown off.
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Old 08-14-2011, 12:01 AM
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as long as we have good weather ,not a problem
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Old 08-15-2011, 05:45 PM
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IMO it's definitely a personal preference kind of thing. I wanted the things the PC offered and I knew I wasn't likely to mod the trigger in the future with aftermarket parts.

I've been really pleased with mine overall, but whether it's "better" than the other versions seems to be a subjective matter. Glad to hear you're happy with yours.
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Old 08-15-2011, 11:09 PM
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Absolutely!
Recook45, do u mind telling me what scpe and red dot you got there! Nice rig too!
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Old 08-16-2011, 02:10 AM
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Recook45, do u mind telling me what scpe and red dot you got there! Nice rig too!
I have three that I switch between. First is a Bushnell Trophy 1X32 T dot, second a Millett DMS 1-4X24 with a Burris FastFireII piggybacking and third a Bushnell Ledgend 5-15X40 (No pic). Depending on the type of shooting I am doing it is quick and easy to change between them as all have quick release mounts.
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Old 08-16-2011, 07:05 AM
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I have a Primary Arms on mine. They are a good reddot for the money and when I ordered mine, they were offering a free rifle case also. Just waiting now for the paperwork for the Sparrow to finish up.
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Old 08-16-2011, 10:36 PM
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I have three that I switch between. First is a Bushnell Trophy 1X32 T dot, second a Millett DMS 1-4X24 with a Burris FastFireII piggybacking and third a Bushnell Ledgend 5-15X40 (No pic). Depending on the type of shooting I am doing it is quick and easy to change between them as all have quick release mounts.
Very nice!! I'm waiting until 2nd amendment tax free weekend here in la to pickup a 15-22, of course I love researching for accessories!

Primary arms red dot or vortex red dot is what I'm considering for her!! I would love to put a scope and the red dot just too be able use either one.
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Old 08-17-2011, 02:28 PM
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Aloha,
Just ordered the PC version yesterday. It had the features that I wanted. I live in Hawaii, and have to get everything from the mainland. Shipping charges are a killer. So, the PC version saved me mega bucks over ordering wanted parts from several vendors.
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