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Colt XM177E1 Assault Rifle

Easy Model Colt XM177E1 Assault Rifle

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Product Code: EM39102

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Easy Model EM39102 Colt XM177E1 Assault Rifle (1:3 Scale) "Obsolete weapons do not deter."
- British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher

The Colt Automatic Rifle-15 Military Weapons System or CAR-15 was a family of AR-15 and M16 riflebased firearms marketed by Colt in the late 1960s and early 1970s. Due to their compact size, the short-barreled Colt Commando and XM177 versions of this family continued to be issued to the U.S. military after the Vietnam War.

The CAR-15 name was an attempt to re-associate the AR-15 name with Colt, since the AR initially stood for ArmaLite Rifle, the original manufacturer. Colt later abandoned the CAR-15 concept, but continued to make variations, using the M16 brand for military-oriented models and the Colt AR-15 brand for law enforcement and civilian models. However, in present usage, CAR-15 is used as a generic name for carbine-length M16 and AR-15 variants.

Specifically, "Colt Commando" currently refers to the ultrashort 11.5-inch barrel assault rifle of the Model 733 series. By comparison, the M4 Carbine has an 14.5-inch barrel, while that of the M16 assault rifle is 20 inches (0.51 m). Now in stock!

Length: 14-1/2 inches

Release Date: June 2012

  • Accurately detailed
  • Replicated true to scale
  • Highly displayable and collectible

Average Customer Review: 4 of 5 | Total Reviews: 1 Write a review.

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Good prices, great service October 9, 2015
Reviewer: LARRY REID from ANTIOCH, TN United States  
I bought this because it was a clearance item. It is a very good replica showing the evolution of my old M-16 rifle. I don't have other items in this scale, but might consider looking for an M-60, RPG-7 and other weapons I remember from Vietnam.

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