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#6255574 - 04/11/16 01:33 PM Sig Sauer M400 vs Colt LE 6920 hmmm?
DeerT Offline
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Registered: 01/13/05
Posts: 454
Loc: North Central Texas...Celina
It's between one of these two...what say you? Pros and cons of each? Will be my first so be gentle cheers I'm leaning towards the Colt just cuz of tradition and the classic "black gun" look but liked the Sig also. Thanks

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#6255680 - 04/11/16 02:50 PM Re: Sig Sauer M400 vs Colt LE 6920 hmmm? [Re: DeerT]
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Registered: 07/03/10
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Loc: Texas
Both are great guns. Can't go wrong either way. If you like the Colt, pull the trigger!
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#6255697 - 04/11/16 03:04 PM Re: Sig Sauer M400 vs Colt LE 6920 hmmm? [Re: DeerT]
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Whatever you do upgrade the trigger from that 5.5 lb mil spec trigger its completely worth the money.
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#6255839 - 04/11/16 05:03 PM Re: Sig Sauer M400 vs Colt LE 6920 hmmm? [Re: DeerT]
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Sapper when are you going to learn how to ride that hover board? And yes upgrade the trigger, I went with a CMC.
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#6256101 - 04/11/16 07:42 PM Re: Sig Sauer M400 vs Colt LE 6920 hmmm? [Re: DeerT]
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Registered: 03/22/11
Posts: 2054
Loc: West Virginia
I bought a 6920, accurate and reliable. Not one ftf or fte in almost 2000 rounds, and half of those were cheapo tula steel case. I've cleaned it once. Military spec triggers do suck, I plan to upgrade mine eventually

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#6256682 - 04/12/16 10:13 AM Re: Sig Sauer M400 vs Colt LE 6920 hmmm? [Re: DeerT]
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Registered: 06/24/09
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Loc: Houston
First of all, i would highly recommend the JP spring kit. Super easy to install. Won't do anything for cleanliness of feel but drastically reduces weight even for a standard milspec like the one i have.

Without having or shot much of either, I'd go Colt just because it is the more iconic name in AR's. Apparently from what i read online, for those in the know they always get Colt small parts kit because they are supposed to be the best.

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#6256853 - 04/12/16 12:25 PM Re: Sig Sauer M400 vs Colt LE 6920 hmmm? [Re: DeerT]
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Registered: 06/10/14
Posts: 314
Loc: DFW
I would, without question, go with the Sig right now. This is what Colt is putting out the door these days:




That's a brand new rifle from the factory -- more here:
https://www.reddit.com/r/ar15/comments/4d8x0t/this_is_the_kind_of_crap_that_colt_is_putting_out/


Edited by bside (04/12/16 12:31 PM)

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#6257101 - 04/12/16 03:38 PM Re: Sig Sauer M400 vs Colt LE 6920 hmmm? [Re: DeerT]
Tim9880 Offline
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Registered: 04/08/12
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If you read that whole link you just posted the same dude says the sig m400s are twice as bad....

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#6257114 - 04/12/16 03:50 PM Re: Sig Sauer M400 vs Colt LE 6920 hmmm? [Re: Tim9880]
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Originally Posted By: Tim9880
If you read that whole link you just posted the same dude says the sig m400s are twice as bad....


lol he sure does. Oh the Internet.
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#6258209 - 04/13/16 11:15 AM Re: Sig Sauer M400 vs Colt LE 6920 hmmm? [Re: Korean Redneck]
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Registered: 12/02/09
Posts: 1096
Loc: Lubbock Area
Originally Posted By: Korean Redneck
First of all, i would highly recommend the JP spring kit. Super easy to install. Won't do anything for cleanliness of feel but drastically reduces weight even for a standard milspec like the one i have.

Without having or shot much of either, I'd go Colt just because it is the more iconic name in AR's. Apparently from what i read online, for those in the know they always get Colt small parts kit because they are supposed to be the best.


This plus an ALG ACT trigger make a very good "budget" trigger. Not a top-tier $200+ trigger, but very good for the money. A major upgrade from the factory triggers.

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#6258227 - 04/13/16 11:28 AM Re: Sig Sauer M400 vs Colt LE 6920 hmmm? [Re: DeerT]
DeerT Offline
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Registered: 01/13/05
Posts: 454
Loc: North Central Texas...Celina
Thanks. I keep reading on-line about the "tight fit" the Sig has over the Colt. Numerous reviews. I unfortunately was not looking for that when I held them. I was mostly going for feel. I'm sure it's a cheap change out but I preferred the grip on the Sig and didn't really like the "finger groove" on Colt grip.
BUT because so many parts can be changed on these I am also mostly going on reliability of the "guts". Thanks again

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#6258635 - 04/13/16 04:09 PM Re: Sig Sauer M400 vs Colt LE 6920 hmmm? [Re: DeerT]
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Registered: 08/23/11
Posts: 3071
Loc: Abilene
Originally Posted By: DeerT
Thanks. I keep reading on-line about the "tight fit" the Sig has over the Colt. Numerous reviews. I unfortunately was not looking for that when I held them. I was mostly going for feel. I'm sure it's a cheap change out but I preferred the grip on the Sig and didn't really like the "finger groove" on Colt grip.
BUT because so many parts can be changed on these I am also mostly going on reliability of the "guts". Thanks again


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#6260702 - 04/14/16 08:17 PM Re: Sig Sauer M400 vs Colt LE 6920 hmmm? [Re: DeerT]
MikeTX Offline
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Registered: 01/08/13
Posts: 177
Loc: San Antonio, TX
I was in the same position last year and went with the Colt. I never did get to compare them. I upgraded the trigger to an RRA two stage and put a quad rail on it. It's my favorite gun.

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