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Smith & Wesson M&P15

The Smith & Wesson M&P15 is Smith & Wesson's version of the AR-15 rifle with which Smith & Wesson reentered the rifle market in January 2006. [1]

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AR-15

The AR-15 is a lightweight, intermediate cartridge magazine-fed, air-cooled Armalite Rifle with a rotating lock bolt, actuated by a piston within the bolt carrier or by conventional long/short stroke piston operation.

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Cartridge (firearms)

A cartridge (also called a round or a shell) is a type of ammunition packaging a bullet or shot, a propellant substance (usually either smokeless powder or black powder) and a primer within a metallic, paper, or plastic case that is precisely made to fit within the firing chamber of a firearm.

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Chamber (firearms)

In firearms, the chamber is the portion of the barrel or firing cylinder in which the cartridge is inserted prior to being fired.

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DPMS Panther Arms

DPMS (Defense Procurement Manufacturing Services) Panther Arms manufactures a wide range of military and civilian rifles in Huntsville, Alabama.

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Eugene Stoner

Eugene Morrison Stoner (November 22, 1922 — April 24, 1997) was an American firearms designer who is most associated with the development of the AR-15 rifle that was adopted by the US military as the M16.

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Ferritic nitrocarburizing

Ferritic nitrocarburizing or, less commonly known as Ferritic nitrocarburising, in British English, is a range of case hardening processes that diffuse nitrogen and carbon into ferrous metals at sub-critical temperatures.

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Gas-operated reloading

Gas-operation is a system of operation used to provide energy to operate autoloading firearms.

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High-capacity magazine

High-capacity magazine (or large-capacity magazine) is a legal term that, in the United States, generally refers to magazines capable of holding more than 10 rounds, although the number varies among different jurisdictions for different kinds of firearms.

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James Eagan Holmes

James Eagan Holmes (born December 13, 1987) is an American convicted on 24 counts of murder and 140 counts of attempted murder for the 2012 Aurora shooting that killed 12 people and injured 70 others at a Century movie theater in Aurora, Colorado, on July 20, 2012.

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La Paz County Sheriff's Office

The La Paz County Sheriff's Office (LPCSO) is a local law enforcement agency that serves La Paz County, Arizona.

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Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (also known as the LVMPD or Metro) is a joint city-county police force for the City of Las Vegas and Clark County, Nevada.

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List price

The manufacturer's suggested retail price (MSRP), list price or recommended retail price (RRP) of a product is the price at which the manufacturer recommends that the retailer sell the product.

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Magpul Industries

Magpul Industries Corporation is an American designer and manufacturer of polymer and composite high-tech firearms accessories.

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Maricopa County Sheriff's Office

The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office (MCSO) is a local law enforcement agency that serves Maricopa County, Arizona.

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Ohio State Highway Patrol

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is a division of the Ohio Department of Public Safety and is the official highway patrol agency of Ohio.

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Rotating bolt

Rotating bolt is a method of locking used in firearms.

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Semi-automatic rifle

A semi-automatic rifle is a self-loading rifle that fires a single round each time the trigger is pulled.

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SHOT Show

The SHOT (Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade) Show is an annual tradeshow for the shooting, hunting, and firearms industry.

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Smith & Wesson

Smith & Wesson (S&W) is a manufacturer of firearms in the United States.

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Smith & Wesson M&P15-22

The Smith & Wesson M&P15-22 is a.22 LR variant of the Smith & Wesson M&P15.

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Smith & Wesson Model 10

The Smith & Wesson Model 10, previously known as the Smith & Wesson.38 Hand Ejector Model of 1899, the Smith & Wesson Military & Police or the Smith & Wesson Victory Model, is a revolver of worldwide popularity.

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Stag Arms

Stag Arms is a firearms manufacturer founded in May 2003 and located in New Britain, Connecticut.

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Thompson Center Arms

Thompson/Center Arms Company is an American firearms company based in Springfield, Massachusetts.

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United States Military Standard

A United States defense standard, often called a military standard, "MIL-STD", "MIL-SPEC", or (informally) "MilSpecs", is used to help achieve standardization objectives by the U.S. Department of Defense.

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West Virginia State Police

The West Virginia State Police is a paramilitary organization, state law enforcement agency in the United States that provides statewide police services to the 1.83 million residents in West Virginia.

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.22 Long Rifle

The.22 Long Rifle rimfire (5.6×15mmR – metric designation) cartridge is a long-established variety of ammunition, and in terms of units sold is still by far the most common in the world today.

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.223 Remington

The.223 Remington is a cartridge with almost the same external dimensions as the 5.56×45mm NATO military cartridge.

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.38 Long Colt

The.38 Long Colt (commonly known as.38 LC) is a black powder cartridge introduced by Colt's Manufacturing Company in 1875, and was adopted as a standard military pistol cartridge by the United States Army in 1892 for the Colt New Army M1892 Revolver.

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2012 Aurora shooting

On July 20, 2012, a mass shooting occurred inside of a Century 16 movie theater in Aurora, Colorado, during a midnight screening of the film The Dark Knight Rises.

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5.45×39mm

The 5.45×39mm cartridge is a rimless bottlenecked rifle cartridge.

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5.56×45mm NATO

The 5.56×45mm NATO (official NATO nomenclature 5.56 NATO) is an intermediate cartridge developed in the United States and originally chambered in the M16 rifle.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Smith_%26_Wesson_M%26P15

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