Colt M4A1 Carbine LE6920 AR-15 5.56/.223 16″ Semi-Auto Rifle w/ Magazine

SOLD FOR: $1200

WOA#: WY221229GC011

Make: Colt

Model: M4A1 Carbine

Serial Number: LE 232441

Year of Manufacture: Post 2012

Caliber: 5.56MM

Action Type:  Semi-Automatic, Direct Impingement

Markings: Left side of the lower receiver marked with rampant Colt logo and below that is marked “M4A1 CARBINE LE 232441”. Behind the safety switch is stamped “COLT DEFENSE HARTFORD, CONN. U.S.A.” along with “SAFE” and “FIRE”. Top of the barrel is marked “C MP 5.56 NATO 1/7”. Right side of the lower receiver is marked “SAFE” and “FIRE”. The right side of the charging handle housing is marked with a C and KeyHole Forge Mark.  The right side of the gas block is marked, “<B>2”.  The side of the trigger group housing is marked with a KeyHole Forge Mark.

Barrel Length: 16”. 17.5” with A2 Flash Hider

Sights / Optics: The front sight is an A2-style post. The top of the receiver is a flat top picatinny rail. The Flat Picatinny rail is perfect for mounting your favorite sights and optics.   The top of the picatinny is mounted with a Magpul MBUS Low profile Flip up sight.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The handguard is a carbine length round ribbed polymer handguard sling ring below the gas block and bayonet lug.  The pistol grip is a standard A2 AR-15 polymer pistol grip with checkering and serrations. The checkering is dull.  The buttstock is an M4 style collapsible buttstock with a sling slot and sling swivel.  The buttplate is integral to the buttstock and checkered. The LOP measures 13” from the front of the trigger to the back of the fully extended buttstock. The stock rates in about Very Good overall condition.  There are no chips or cracks and is relatively free of scratches.

Magazine Quantity & Condition:  One 10rd 5.56 Comp Mag in Excellent Condition.

Type of Finish: Matt Black

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no visible erosion in the bore.

Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 99% of its metal finish. The balance of the finish shows a couple loose storage marks as well as some finish loss on the case deflector. The screw heads are sharp and pins are unmarred. The markings are clear. Overall, this rifle rates in about Very Good condition.

Mechanics: The action functions 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: Total of one magazine.

Our Assessment: Colt’s most recent foray and return to the civilian market comes with a shiny new Carbine. The M4 Carbine series offers great quality and a sweet in-hand feel. The Picatinny rail and telescoping stock offer traditional customization options that you want in an AR and now it adds versatility for defense or on the range in its compact length. Colt sets the standard for AR15 builds, and what better way to bolster your gun collection than add one of these to it?  Colt’s M4 Carbines have been used as standard for decades for the Armed Forces.  The reliability, performance, and accuracy is time tested and battle tested and proven.  Please see our photos, specs below, and Good Luck on your bid!

Colt M4A1 Carbine LE6920 AR-15 5.56/.223 16" Semi-Auto Rifle w/ Magazine
Colt M4A1 Carbine LE6920 AR-15 5.56/.223 16″ Semi-Auto Rifle w/ Magazine