Your tax dollars at work. Each one of the full-auto ARS (machine guns) they hold have so much extra crap on them, likely paid at inflated prices, the cost approaches 3-5 thousand each (e.g., they have EOTech sights, that are 5-600 minimum).
One guy with some black tips and a Garand at standoff range would drop each one.
Absolutely. SWAT LEO and other GI JOE are gonna get exhausted tell quick carrying around theirlow rider gear.
They’ll start tossing that junk when the effects of movement while weighted down make em miserable.
They’ll do it for a day or two but, after that ... They’ll start selling em if they have to..
That crap adds 30% more weight and it’s on the front of the weapon .
It has it’s place but...