Top Ten Best Modern Rifles/SMG

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The Top Ten

1
AK-47
There are over 90 million AK-47s in the world and counting. This is the Glock of rifles. You can do any thing to it and it will still work. The 600 rpm makes the rifle plenty controllable and accurate. The weapon is also very narrow unlike the m4 so it is very comfortable to hold. Lightness means easier target accusation and less fatigue when carrying on a ten mile hike. The extra power of the 7.62x39 cartridge, compared to the wimpy 5.56x45 give it a definite advantage. This also means that it does not loose power at long ranges (the 5.56 proved to be very disappointing when the US troops engaged in combat at ranges over 300 yards due to such a light bullet that looses it's velocity at long range and the cartridge depends on high velocity to incapacitate the enemy). The AK will hit pretty much what it is aimed at and will kill whatever it is aimed at. The US and NATO forces should abandon the 5.56 and change over to 7.62x39 in the AK-47.
At least one side in every single war or conflict in the past 30-40 years has used Kalashnikovs. There's a very good reason for that. You walk through a swamp or swim across a river carrying it, the AK still works. It gets run over by a tank, the AK still works. You pour salt down the barrel and leave it for a week in a pool of stagnant water, the AK still works.
Accuracy accounts for nothing if it doesn't work properly without fouling in actual warfare.
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2Heckler&Koch MP5
Mp5 is byfar the most accurate and relibable smg ever however it is lacking damage but we all know accuracy is always more important than power becuase if you can't hit your target whats the point in power and thus it will continue to outperform other pdws and smgs
the SAS use it and they ain't d sixth best special forces... they are simply the best special forces in the world... thats gotta mean sumthin
The mp5 is by far the most advanced smg. It is the SAS's weapon of choice. The mp5 rarely ever jams and is reliable in every way. The mp5 truly deserves to be the most deadly weapon
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3FN SCAR

4Kriss Vector .45
This has to be the future of firearms

5M4A1
Good accuracy and well balanced, the M4 is far better then all other guns in both accuracy and range although the damage isn't as great, accuracy is more important then damage.
Very reliable and a solid weapon system. Trusted all around the world and has evolved sience itwas first deleloped.
This badboy could kill 5000000000000000000 people with 1 bullet
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6FN P90
Its accuracy is good witha red dot sight and has good magazine capacity (50 rnds) as a SMG

7Barrett M107

8Remington MSR

9IMI Tavor TAR-21
The main assault rifle of God's chosen people. Can't argue with that
Used by the most battle tested infantry.
Especially the micro version - x95(MTAR-21):
Supreme ergonomics and tiny length, without compromising accuracy, thanks to the bullpup design.

10Steyr AUG
The weapon itself is extremely practical due to the fact that it uses the "bullpup" design. Another great thing is that it has the option to switch out barrels if one overheats!
The Steyr is a very effective weapon system. It has a bullbup design, making the shooter have more control and mobility. The barrel can be easily switched, and there are many barrel configurations that can be used. Many countries have adopted the rifle, including Australia. The Australians have adapted the Steyr in the F88 Austeyr, which is used in Afghanistan
Has low recoil, very steady and various attachments.
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The Contenders

11IMI Galil (IDF Defender)
No doubts, the IMI Galil is your defender anyday, any time, anywhere.
Ak design, accurate 5.56 NATO, and very configurable. What's not to love?

12Knight's Armament M110

13Heckler & Koch G36
versatile and reliable. just what todays average soldier needs
ps it looks cool too
Reiable, short, 5.56 a good round, can be fitted with a wide veraity of attachments, lightwiegth just around 7 to 5 pounds, sleek design, folding stock, ambidextrious for you leftys and ITS HK

14QBZ-95

It has the reliability of AK-47 tested under extreme conditions and the accuracy of the M-16. It's the shortest and the lightest assault rifle in the world. It's 5.8mm outperform both the 5.56mm and 5.45mm. It has high penetration power but lower stopping power than the 5.56mm. It's disadvantages are the lack of Picatinny rail and the height of it's carrying handles makes the user expose its head...


15Accuracy International Arctic Warfare
Fires the longest and is a good all round British sniper

16M249 Squad Automatic Weapon

Best Machine gun ever, way better than the ak, FAMAS, and most of the guns on dis list


17Spectre M4

18Heckler & Koch UMP

19M16

The M16 is the best rifle, no doubt. The AK47 is nowhere near the top spot and I can prove it. The M16 is lighter than the AK47, so you can carry more ammunition. The M16 has a higher rate of fire (950 rpm) than the AK47(600 rpm), so you can get more lead down range and you have a better chance of getting the enemy. The M16 has much higher range, as you are able to hit a point/bullseye target at 1804 feet (550 m), while an AK47 cannot hit an area target at 330 feet (100 m). This was proven in the Youtube video called " AK47 vs M16 Part 1". Also the M16 is has very low recoil, while the AK47 kicks like a mule. The only advantages the AK47 has are lesser jamming and power. However, the M16 is very close to these two advantages, as it's hard to jam and has a much faster bullet (indicating power) so it is still reliable in both situations. There is no possible way an AK47 is better than this.

m16lion9460


20Beretta PM12-S2

21Heckler & Koch MP7
Simple stopping power of assault rifle and as compact as an smg

22Uzi
The best SMG ever

23AK-12

24M14
Combining the rugged Garand action with the considerable power of the 7.62x51 NATO round, the M14 is a relatively lightweight, accurate, and reliable firearm. First introduced in 1959, its numerous excellent characteristics have kept it in service until today, first as a battle rifle and subsequently as a squad sniper rifle. What more can you ask for in a rifle?

DTWoodworth


25CZ Scorpion Evo 3 A1
I love czech guns.

26AK-74u

27SAR 21

28AK-103

29Mp5k

30PP-2000

31PP-19 Bizon

32FAMAS (Clarion)
I used, I loved, never let me down.

FL vet, 2 Reg. Para

33Steyr Scout

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