As the budget belt in many households has tightened over the past few years, home defenders are increasingly looking for affordable AR-15 rifles. While cash may be tight for many families, your personal and home defense is still paramount. Fortunately, there are a number of manufacturers producing high-quality rifles that won’t break the bank. All of the guns on this list are from recognized names in the industry, and many are ready to go to work straight from the box. Here’s a look at eight of the top AR-15s that come in at less than $1,000.

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Armalite
https://www.armalite.com

Bushmaster
https://www.bushmaster.com

Del-Ton
http://www.del-ton.com

Diamondback
http://www.diamondbackfirearms.com

DPMS
http://www.dpmsinc.com

Ruger
http://www.ruger.com

Smith & Wesson
http://www.smith-wesson.com

Windham Weaponry
https://www.windhamweaponry.com


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