panderson, I wasn't directing that towards you, at all. You did not say a thing about Kali and the mag ban-I am sorry, I should have clarified that. I did not even know you were in Kali.
capacity for which the rifle was originally designed-which was certainly not ten rounds. 5 rounds is not standard, nor is 10.
"High caps" and "banana clips" are terms coined by anti-gun politicos and the media in which the "sheeple" adopt as bible. The M16/AR was not designed to hold 9 rounds, as Colt was recently supplying with new rifles. The original was tried with 25 rounds, then standardized to 20, and then we went to 30 in deference to Vietnam.
That is what is meant by standard
We could make a special exception for Komiefornians and call 5 rounders standard, for those imprisoned there