Pre-Ban Eagle Arms M4C EA-15 AR-15 5.56 16” Semi-Auto Rifle w/ Accessories

SOLD FOR: $1,400.00

WOA#: WY240426VP001

Make: Eagle Arms

Model:  EA-15, M4C Carbine Pre Ban

Serial Number: 18761

Year of Manufacture: Pre 1994

Caliber: 5.56

Action Type: Semi-Automatic, Direct Impingement

Markings: Left side of the receiver is marked with Eagle Arms’ logo and “EAGLE ARMS INCORPORATED COAL VALLEY, IL CAL. 5.56 MM EA-15 SER 18761”. Marked “SAFE” and “FIRE” by the safety selector switch. Right side of the receiver is marked “FIRE” and “SAFE”. The left side of the buttstock is marked, “B”.   The front of the magwell has an Eagle Arms White Stamp.

Barrel Length: 12”. 16” with fixed flash hider.  1:9 Twist

Sights / Optics: The top of the upper receiver is a flat top picatinny rail.   The front sight is an A2 adjustable post sight.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The buttstock is a cast aluminum M4 style adjustable buttstock with sling loop and slot.  The pistol grip is a Pachmayr checkered rubber AR-15 style pistol grip with Pachmayr medallions.  The Handguard is a carbine length round ribbed polymer black handguard.  The LOP measures 13.25” from the front of the trigger to the back of the fully extended buttstock. The stock rates in about Excellent overall condition.

Type of Finish:  Black

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is little to no visible erosion in the bore. In this writer’s opinion the bore rates 10/10.  Unfired.

Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 99% of its metal finish. The balance of the finish shows minimal wear across the polymer of the buttstock and ribbed handguard. The screw heads are sharp and the pins unmarred. The markings are clear. Overall, this rifle rates in about Excellent condition. This rifle is unfired.

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: This rifle comes with a BOYT Zero Halliburton case,  ArmaLite Catalog, nylon sling, detachable carry handle/sight, Pro-Shot cleaning rod, Pro-Shot bore brushes, and total of 3x 30rd magazines in Excellent condition.

Our Assessment:  The Pre-Ban Eagle Arms M4C is a highly sought-after AR-15 variant, notable for its quality and historical significance, as it predates the 1994 Federal Assault Weapons Ban. Manufactured by Eagle Arms, which later became part of ArmaLite, this carbine-length rifle features a 16-inch chrome-lined barrel, a flash suppressor, and is chambered in 5.56 NATO/.223 Remington. Its collapsible stock provides adjustability, while the forged aluminum receiver ensures durability. The rifle’s flat-top upper receiver with a Picatinny rail allows for easy mounting of optics and accessories. The pre-ban configuration, including features like a bayonet lug and telescoping stock, adds to its desirability among collectors, making the Pre-Ban Eagle Arms M4C a prized and versatile addition to any firearm collection.  Please see our photos and good luck on your bid! – L.S.

Pre-Ban Eagle Arms M4C EA-15 AR-15 5.56 16” Semi-Auto Rifle w/ Accessories
Pre-Ban Eagle Arms M4C EA-15 AR-15 5.56 16” Semi-Auto Rifle w/ Accessories