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Lake City is an government owned, contractor runned ammunition facility

in northeastern Missouri that was established by Remington Arms in 1941

to manufacture and test small caliber ammunition for the US Army.

I have shot their ammo with no problem in my AR...which is chambered for 5.56
 

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1:9 twist on your AR? If so it should serve you well, Lake City is good ammo, and that's a pretty good price
 

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Lake City is good ammo for an AR that meets the requirements (5.56NATO chamber, and a "slower" barrel twist for heavier bullets).

Lake City brass is also a good brass for reloading for .223 Remington (after proper case prep). Identified by the LC headstamp.

Heavier bullets tend to be more accurate over greater distances with better terminal ballistics, if this is a factor for you.
 

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SHOOTER13 said:
Lake City is an government owned, contractor runned ammunition facility

in northeastern Missouri that was established by Remington Arms in 1941

to manufacture and test small caliber ammunition for the US Army.

I have shot their ammo with no problem in my AR...which is chambered for 5.56
We make it for all branches of service
 

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Yes...I know. I was relating to the history of the plant circa 1941.

I'm well aware of the JMC ( Joint Munitions Command )... a subordinate command of the US Army Material Command (AMC).

You're operated by ATK... correct ?!

I've been to Letterkenny, PA...
Yes ATK operates LCAAP, for now. They could lose the contract this year which doesnt affect me at all since im outta here in September, plus im not an ATK employee.
 

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Oh...OK. If I'm not being to personal, what is your status then...I take it you work there right now.

What happens in September...PM me if this is too personal. No PM means it's none of my beeswax.

Wish you the best either way bro...
 

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Oh...OK. If I'm not being to personal, what is your status then...I take it you work there right now.

What happens in September...PM me if this is too personal. No PM means it's none of my beeswax.

Wish you the best either way bro...
i'm active duty US Army with 19 years of service, taking part in a program called TWI (Training With Industry). It's only for one year and my year is up in September, going to Fort Lee, VA from here.
 
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