Smith & Wesson M&P 15X

Smith & Wesson M&P 15X
New Gear

This new variation in S&W's AR-15 line features a 4-Rail Tactical handguard. Caliber is 5.56 NATO, capacity 30 rounds. The 16-inch barrel is chromed, and it has a 1:9 twist. The gas key, bolt carrier, and chamber are also chromed. The rear sight is a Troy Folding Battle Sight, the front an A2 Post. Overall length is 35 inches with the six-position CAR stock extended. Weight is 61â'„2 pounds. www.smith-wesson.com , 800-331-0852

Recommended for You

The handloading question: With large availability factory ammo on the market, why bother with reloading? Craig Boddington offers a few answers. Reloading

Reloading Ammo – Why?

Craig Boddington - March 26, 2019

The handloading question: With large availability factory ammo on the market, why bother with...

For decades, things were quiet on the .22 centerfire front. Starting in 2017, shooters were offered not one but two hot new centerfire .22 cartridges. First out of the gate was the .22 Nosler, followed by the Federal .224 Valkrie. Ammo

.22 Nosler vs .224 Valkyrie

Brad Fitzpatrick - May 02, 2019

For decades, things were quiet on the .22 centerfire front. Starting in 2017, shooters were...

When I decided to review three different rifles chambered in .22 LR and geared toward survival use, I was interested to see how they would stack up against each other. Rimfire

3 Great Takedown Survival Guns

David Fortier - March 19, 2015

When I decided to review three different rifles chambered in .22 LR and geared toward survival...

See More Recommendations

Popular Videos

Hornady 6MM Creedmoor

Hornady 6MM Creedmoor

Tom Beckstrand and Neal Emery of Hornady highlight the 6MM Creedmoor ammo.

Delta 5 - Daniel Defense

Delta 5 - Daniel Defense's New Precision Bolt Action Rifle

Those looking to explore precision rifle shooting without going broke will be well served by Daniel Defense's new Delta 5.

Ruger Launches New American Rifle Predator in 6.5 Grendel

Ruger Launches New American Rifle Predator in 6.5 Grendel

OSG's Lynn Burkhead and Ruger's Matt WIlson kick off SHOT Show 2018 by taking a look at the Ruger Predator.

See more Popular Videos

Trending Stories

A simple test shows how runout can affect the accuracy of your rounds. Shooting Tips

The Rundown on Runout

Joseph von Benedikt - May 13, 2019

A simple test shows how runout can affect the accuracy of your rounds.

The author takes stock of rimfire rifles he's known and loved. Ammo

.22 Memory Lane

J. Scott Rupp - January 04, 2019

The author takes stock of rimfire rifles he's known and loved.

Some history and reloading recipes on five popular .17-caliber cartridges, including the .17 Ackley Hornet, .17 Hornady Hornet, .17 Mach IV, .17 Remington Fireball and .17 Remington. Reloading

.17-Caliber Reloading Data and History for 5 Cartridges

Layne Simpson - June 05, 2019

Some history and reloading recipes on five popular .17-caliber cartridges, including the .17...

See More Stories

More Semi-Auto

Thompson Auto-Ordnance, maker of the famous Semi-Auto

Auto-Ordnance Introduces "Airborne" M1 Carbine

RifleShooter Digital Staff - November 20, 2018

Thompson Auto-Ordnance, maker of the famous "Tommy Gun" and other classic firearms throughout...

After all, with more than 6 million M1 Garands produced between 1936 and 1957, the Semi-Auto

Buyer's Guide: How to Choose an M1 Garand

Rick Hacker - May 28, 2013

After all, with more than 6 million M1 Garands produced between 1936 and 1957, the "U.S....

Officially the Hi-Point 4595TS, the .45 ACP Hi-Point carbine is available in woodland, desert digital, pink camouflage and basic black. Semi-Auto

Chasing Rifle Accuracy: Hi-Point 4595TS

James Tarr - March 07, 2018

Officially the Hi-Point 4595TS, the .45 ACP Hi-Point carbine is available in woodland, desert...

See More Semi-Auto

GET THE MAGAZINE Subscribe & Save

Temporary Price Reduction.

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Give a Gift   |   Subscriber Services

PREVIEW THIS MONTH'S ISSUE

GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.