Regular PMAGs are made by Magpul. The green labels are made by Star under license.
Green Labels - ABS plastic, cannot disassemble, may have teething/break-in period, lighter, cheaper.
Magpuls - Nylon/fibreglass construction, can be disassembled, may have teething/break-in period, heavier, more expensive.
I use green label PMAGs in my SCAR-L, and Magpul PMAGs in my SCAR SSR.
My initial break-in with the green labels was a bit of a chore (10 mags, silly spray, load/unload), but they have run flawlessly since.
My Magpuls (SR25 PMAGs) are still being broken in - I have binding issues with the BB follower around some of the bends. Taking them apart isn't too back, but putting them back together can be a pain, especially with the spring being, well, springy.
I like both - and both can take your typical field beating. However, replacement of a lost green label isn't anywhere as painful as a lost Magpul...
VFC SCAR-L - VFC SCAR SSR - KJW Hi-Capa 5.1 - CAW M79
The Three Sisters - WE G39 E/K/C
Originally Posted by kalnaren
Stalker stays where he is.
His BB's fly across the country to hit their target.
Last edited by slink182; October 6th, 2011 at 11:43..