Entertaining story about the M16 rifle problems in Vietnam


Here’s the link:

bobrohrer.com/sea_stories/sa … part_1.pdf


It sounds very much like the stories about the British SA80. Supposedly they have it fixed now but its been over 20 years in the coming.

However, the discussions about the battle worthiness of the 5.56 round still rages on, fuelled by the present conflict.