Best AR15 for under $500

More bang for the buck.
In this AR era, you can find them all over the internet and local gun stores. For those looking to get a quality AR but a limited in their spending, can you find an AR under $500?
You definitely can, here are some of those AR-15 under $500.

  • ATI-Omni Hybrid – $429

    Its a metal/polymer upper and lower, don’t let this steer you away. The AR comes with a fixed position stock and a 30 round mag. One set back is that it doesn’t come with iron sights.
    This AR functions really well.
  • Windham Weaponary R16 M4 – $465

    This AR features an M4A4-type flat top upper receiver and Picatinny rail gas block to allow for the use of a variety of optics and removable sights. However, it doesn’t come with iron sights.
    The chrome-lined steel 16-inch barrel has an M4 profile and a removable A4 flash hider. Has a six position stock.
    This AR is one of the better quality.
  • DPMS Oracle

    May be one of the most accurate out on the market for under $500.
    Features a 16″ lightweight barrel, a flat top upper receiver, Glacier Guard handguards and a collapsible, six-position Pardus buttstock.
    Its a perfect AR for the first time owner or just an accurate and affordable plinker.
  • Delton DT16 – $482

    Has a six position stock and is the only one on this list that comes with iron sights. Doesn’t come with the rear sights but the A post at the front.
  • Anderson AM15 – $485

    Optic ready Firearm is chambered in .223/5.56 comes with a 16” Chrome Moly Vanadium Steel M4 contour barrel 1-8 twist , Forged Receivers, A2 Hand Guard, 6 position butt stock, A2 pistol grip, A2 Flash Hider
    What makes this thing stands out is that is comes with a match grade trigger. This adds much more value than the others on the list.

The AR used to be around a thousand, but nowadays, you can get some quality ones for half the price.
Let us know which AR did you start with that was affordable.

January 12th, 2018 by