View Full Version : Bushmaster XM15-E2S

03-24-2013, 04:31 PM
I might be able to get my hands on a bushmaster XM15-E2S. price is a little steep (1300) but guns is in very nice shape and nearly no rounds out of it. 16" barrel, hard case , 1 30 rnd mag. sling. unfortunately it has a fixed carry handle, but i have had one before with a handle and didnt mind the high mount scope. what are your thoughts fellas?

white devil
03-24-2013, 07:03 PM
Stick with a flat top unless you want open sites only. The mounts for the carry handle always seem to loosen up. jmo

03-24-2013, 07:10 PM
I agree with white devil, it sounds like you'd be best suited with a flattop. I'd say buy yourself a stripped lower and build yourself a rifle that best suits your needs.

03-24-2013, 08:39 PM
It is a little pricey, you might also consider getting the .22 conversion kit using the fixed carry handle with that .22 bolt and get yourself a flat top upper for .223/5.56.

03-25-2013, 06:50 AM
Unless your heart is set on a Bushmaster, try JoJo's. In the last few weeks they have had Stags for about $1100, with and without the handle.

03-25-2013, 07:54 PM
I might have put down a deposit,.... starting to have second thoughts now.... Ill have to call the shop where Ii is and see whats going to happen if i back out... I do ,however like the sound of getting the 22 conversion kit though

03-25-2013, 10:10 PM
You can pick up a Stag at Newington Gun Exchange for far less. Model 3's go for high $800's, Model 2's for about $950, Model 1's for about $1050. The real selling point for Stag; if it ever needs service or you have a question/problem you can literally go to the factory on John Downey Dr in New Britain and get taken care of. I prefer Newington b/c they offer awesome service. If you go just look for a big guy with a high & tight named Tommy, he's a good guy.