Quick Answer: Is An AR 15 Better Than An AK 47?

What gun is better than an AK 47?

When it comes to accuracy, the M16 is a much more accurate weapon than the AK-47.

M16 has less recoil and it is a much smoother-operating weapon which means it can be easier controlled during full-auto fire.

The recoil of the M16 moves the weapon very little due to its internal design and the 5.56 mm caliber..

Is an AK 47 good for home defense?

The AK rifle (in general) and the Arsenal, in particular, is a fine choice for personal defense and among the most versatile firearms available.

Is the AK 47 the best assault rifle?

As Mikhail Kalashnikov died yesterday, the AK-47 that he designed in 1947 remains the most popular assault rifle in the world, used from Russia to South Sudan (above). Its competition includes the U.S.-designed M-16 and AR-15, as well as the new AK-12.

Why is AK 47 the best?

The standard issue AK isn’t particularly accurate; it’s best in relatively close-range combat situations rather than distant engagements. The AK-47’s major selling points are its simplicity and its ability to take a beating. The rifle was designed to be easy to use, easy to repair, and reliable.

Does the US military use AK 47?

These days, the U.S. does not field AK-47s, but some members of its military are trained to use them. Special operations forces from all branches might have to pick up an enemy AK-47 at some point because of the nature of their work — sometimes help isn’t coming.

Will an ar15 kill a bear?

Absolutely… You see the only place a fully automatic AR-15 assault rifle exists is in fantasy land and there you can even kill an 1800 pound grizzly bear with a slingshot and some mushed peas. … 223/5.56 from a standard AR. That is time better spent getting to a place the bear can’t get to you, if such a place exists.