Daniel Defense is a Georgia-based firearm manufacturer. They have become a trusted name in rifles. One of their most popular lines is the DD5, which are AR-10-style rifles. There are five different versions, three of which are currently available and two of which are legacy rifles. The most recent DD5V5 is available in 6.5 Creedmoor and .260 Remington calibers. Both versions of the DD5V5 are excellent choices for hunters and target shooters due to the superior accuracy of these cartridge types.
The AR-10 and AR-15 are very similar firearms. They both use direct impingement and are semi-automatic. Many parts are interchangeable between the two models. The AR-10 was a predecessor to the AR-15. One of the main differences is that the AR-10 is “full-caliber” whereas the AR-15 uses a lighter 5.56 mm caliber.
Which gun is better is always going to depend on your personal preferences. Since the AR-10 is a larger caliber, it is well-suited for big game hunters. This is because it usually requires fewer bullets to bring down large game when using an AR-10. The AR-15 is well suited for home defense or small game.
Daniel Defense is a family-owned firearms manufacturer based out of Black Creek, Georgia. The CEO is Marty Daniel, a gun enthusiast who started the company based on his passion for making accessories for his own firearms. Daniel Defense specializes in AR model rifles and offers products for civilian, law enforcement, and military consumers.
|Muzzle Thread||5/8×24 TPI (Threads Per Inch)|
|Gas System||Rifle + 1|
|Barrel Profile||S2W ®(Strength-to-Weight)|
|Product Weight||8.9 lbs.|
|Length||38 3/8″ – 41 5/8″|
|Magazine||Magpul PMAG 20-Round|