Tapco polymer or standard issue GI mags?

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I am shopping for some 10 round mag for my new sr556. I have found some standard issue GI mags for around $20 and Tapco's for $25. Whats the better deal?
 
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I guess if you are planning on parking your truck on your mags, or doing burnouts on them you want magpul. If you just plan on shooting them, I like the metal GI mags.
 

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I have GI issue pre-ban 30 round mags for my AR-15. Replaced the follower, spring and floor plate on each and haven't had any issues feeding. If I could purchase a 30 round magpul in this state I would, but I see no reason to have neutered 10-round polymer mags when I can own 30 round aluminum mags...
 

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I am shopping for some 10 round mag for my new sr556. I have found some standard issue GI mags for around $20 and Tapco's for $25. Whats the better deal?
There are no 10 round "standard issue GI mags." Are you sure you're not thinking of the 20 round mags?
 

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The picture shows unpainted metal mags with brown followers. Guess I wont know the quality until I get to hold one. 10 rounds for $20 each. Don't know if that's out of line with todays prices.
 
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