Wow where to start. The debate, opinions, and criticisms revolving around the AK47 vs AR15 have been raging for years. It seems as though everyone has something to say about it and everyone in the firearms industry has a position. In this case, I am not trying to start a fight just an interesting debate addressing some of the main points brought up by either side. What kind of firearm manufacturer would we be if we never discussed the two most popular rifle systems? So put down your boxing gloves and let's go over some of the basic topics brought up between the standard AR 15 and AK 47 including history, ballistics, reliability, and design elements.