Armalite AR-10(T) 7.62 NATO 24” Heavy Barrel Semi-Auto Rifle w/ Scope

SOLD FOR: $1,650

WOA#: WY240202JT018

Make: Armalite

Model:  AR-10 (T)

Serial Number: US50510

Year of Manufacture: Modern

Caliber: 7.62×51 / .308 Win

Action Type: Semi-Automatic 

Markings:  The left side of the receiver is marked “ARMALITE / RIFLE 7.62MM / AR-10 (T) / US50510/ ARMALITE INC. GENESEO, IL / SAFE FIRE”.  The right side of the receiver is marked “SAFE FIRE”. The scope is marked “SPRINGFIELD ARMORY / GOVERNMENT MODEL / 4x14x56 / US PATENT D306173 / JAPAN”.  The front of the magwell has a white eagle stamp.

Barrel Length: 24” Heavy Barrel with Target Crown

Sights / Optics: The top of the receiver is a flat top picatinny rail for all your favorite sights and optics. The rail is mounted with a Springfield Armory Government Model 4x14x56 Rifle Scope. The sight picture is clear. There are some light scratches on the body of the scope but nothing remotely significant.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The buttstock is an A2 style polymer buttstock with sling ring and a trap door in the checkered buttplate for a storage compartment. The handguard is a round fiberglass free float handguard with sling swivel in the belly.  The LOP measures 14.5” from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttplate. The stock rates in about Excellent overall condition. There is some light handling wear.  There are no chips or cracks. There are some light scratches on the buttstock and handguard.

Magazine Quantity & Condition:  None.

Type of Finish: Anodized Black

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no visible erosion in the bore.  There is some copper fouling present in the grooves.  In this writer’s opinion the bore rates 9/10.

Overall Condition:  This rifle retains about 97% of its metal finish.  The balance of the finish shows light operation wear with a very small mark on the inner edge of the case deflector.  There are some light scratches on the receiver.  The screw heads are sharp and the pins are unmarred. The markings are clear.   Overall, this rifle rates in about Excellent condition.

Mechanics: The action function correctly. We did not fire this rifle. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements.

Box, Paperwork & Accessories:  This rifle comes with its attached scope as mentioned above annd a tan soft range case in Good condition. Some of the straps on the soft case are torn or torn away completely. Other than that the case has no notable defects.

Our Assessment: The Armalite AR-10(T) equipped with a 24″ heavy barrel chambered in 7.62x51mm NATO is a pinnacle of precision engineering, designed for those who demand excellence in long-distance shooting. This model harnesses the inherent stability of its heavy barrel to diminish vibration and enhance accuracy, making every shot count. The choice of 7.62x51mm NATO caliber ensures this rifle’s versatility across a spectrum of shooting disciplines, from tactical scenarios to competitive marksmanship and hunting. Its meticulous design caters to precision, providing a platform that is both robust and capable of delivering exceptional performance at extended ranges.

Complementing the rifle’s precision is the Springfield Armory Government Model 4x14x56 rifle scope, a testament to optical excellence. This scope offers a versatile magnification range and a large objective lens, which work together to provide a clear, bright image under varying conditions, ensuring that shooters can engage targets with unmatched accuracy. The combination of the Armalite AR-10(T)’s engineered accuracy and the Springfield scope’s optical clarity creates a formidable long-range shooting system. This setup not only meets the highest standards of accuracy and reliability but also represents a seamless fusion of technology and craftsmanship, ideal for enthusiasts who seek to push the boundaries of their shooting capabilities.  Please see our photos and good luck on your bid! – L.S.

Armalite AR-10(T) 7.62 NATO 24” Heavy Barrel Semi-Auto Rifle w/ Scope
Armalite AR-10(T) 7.62 NATO 24” Heavy Barrel Semi-Auto Rifle w/ Scope