We Put an AK-47 and M16 in a Head-to-Head Test

We Put an AK-47 and M16 in a Head-to-Head Test

The pike, the crossbow, and the AK-47. These weapons may be relatively easy to use, but they are incredibly deadly. Take a closer look this Sunday at 9PM on the premiere of World of Weapons: Weapons for All. http://bit.ly/38owkDL

Posted by Smithsonian Channel on Thursday, March 26, 2020

We Put an AK-47 and M16 in a Head-to-Head Test

Which rifle would perform better in a swampy forest with high humidity and heat: a state-of-the-art M16 or the less glamorous Kalashnikov AK-47? The answer might surprise you.

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