American Tactical vs Palmetto AR-15 review

Check out the reviews, tips and videos for the American Tactical vs Palmetto Armory AR-15 and you decide which weapon is best for your arsenal.

The American Tactical AR-15 and the Palmetto State Armory AR-15 are both popular choices for those looking for a reliable and affordable semi-automatic rifle. Here are some key differences between the two:

Price: The Palmetto State Armory AR-15 is generally less expensive than the American Tactical AR-15. This can make it a better option for those on a budget or those who are just starting out with firearms.

Materials: The American Tactical AR-15 is made from high-quality materials such as aluminum and steel, while the Palmetto State Armory AR-15 is made from more budget-friendly materials such as polymer.

Accuracy: Both rifles are capable of good accuracy, but the American Tactical AR-15 is generally more accurate due to its higher-quality materials and components.

Customization: The Palmetto State Armory AR-15 has a wider range of customization options available, including different barrel lengths and handguard options. This makes it a more versatile platform for those who want to tailor their rifle to their specific needs.

Warranty: The Palmetto State Armory AR-15 comes with a lifetime warranty, while the American Tactical AR-15 has a limited warranty.

Brand reputation: Palmetto State Armory is known for producing high-quality firearms and parts, while American Tactical is a newer brand that may not have the same level of reputation or recognition.

Overall, both the American Tactical and Palmetto State Armory AR-15 rifles are solid options for those looking for an affordable and reliable semi-automatic rifle. The Palmetto State Armory AR-15 is generally less expensive and offers more customization options, while the American Tactical AR-15 is made from higher-quality materials and is generally more accurate. When choosing between the two, it is important to consider your budget, specific needs, and preferences for materials and customization options.

TIP #1:
First off you need to decide what you will be doing with the weapon. Will it be for home security or improving your accuracy plinking targets at the local range.

American Tactical Inc (ATI) SPECIFICATIONS
Model ALPHA-15
UPC 819644028345
Accessories 1 Mag
Action Semi-Auto
Barrel Description Chrome Moly Steel
Barrel Finish Black
Barrel Length 16″
Barrel Length In Inches 16.0000
Barrel Length Range 16″ to 16.99″
Barrel Type 1:8
Caliber 5.56x45mm NATO
Capacity 30+1
Checkering N
Description 8″ Mlok Rail
Detachable Magazine Y
Dimension 4.20 X 10.40 X 40.55
Finish Black
Grip Type Polymer
Grips Black Polymer
Hand Right
Handguards 8″ M-LOK
Hinged Floorplate N
Magazine 1 30 rd.
Magazine Capacity 30.0000
Max Capacity 30
Metal Color BLACK
Metal Finish Colored
Muzzle A2 Flash Hider
Overall Length In Inches 35.0000
Rails Picatinny
Rate Of Twist 1:8″

Rifle Ammo in Stock

Receiver Description Metal Reinforced Polymer
Receiver Finish Black
Recoil Pad N
Safety Manual Thumb
Sights Flip Up Front & Rear
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Stock Color Black
Stock Description A2 Adjustable
Stock Finish Black
Stock Finish Group Black
Stock Material Synthetic
Swivel Studs N
Trigger Nano Composite
Twist 1:8″
Type AR
Type Action Semi-Automatic
Weight 5.51 lbs
Weight In Pounds 5.5

TIP #2:
The Palmetto AR is getting a lot of good reviews as it is an affordable low cost entry level weapon that you can pick up and start shooting right away.

Palmetto States Armory SPECIFICATIONS
Barrel Length: 16”
Barrel Material: 4150V Chrome Moly Vanadium Steel
Barrel Finish: Nitride
Barrel Profile: A2 Style
Chamber: 5.56 NATO
Twist Rate: 1 in 7”
Extension: M4
Gas System: Mid-Length
Gas Block Type: Low Profile .750” Diameter
Upper Receiver: Forged 7075 T6 Aluminum
Receiver Style: M4 Flat top with feed ramps
Receiver Finish: Hardcoat Anodized
Forward Assist: Yes
Dust Cover: Yes

Handguard Style: PSA 13.5″ Lightweight M-Lok Free Float Rail
Bolt Steel: Carpenter 158
Bolt Carrier Steel: 8620
Staked Gas Key: Yes
Lower Receiver: Forged 7075 T6 Aluminum
Receiver Finish: Hardcoat Anodized
Fire Control Group: PSA AR-15 Enhanced Polished Trigger (EPT)
Buffer Tube: 7075 T6 Aluminum Mil-Spec Tube
Adjustment: 6-position collapsible
Stock: Magpul MOE Carbine Stock, Black
Magazine: (1) 30-Round Magazine (where available by law)
Backup Sights: Magpul MBUS Sight Set, Black
Length: 32″

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