AR-15 vs. Blackpowder rifle? Which would you choose?

In an extreme survivalist situation (hypothetical) like the total collapse of Western civilization and the chaos arising from anarchy... Which of these 2 rifles will allow you to survive the longest? Which of the 2 rifles will continue working under the worst of conditions? Which of the 2 rifles can your... show more In an extreme survivalist situation (hypothetical) like the total collapse of Western civilization and the chaos arising from anarchy...

Which of these 2 rifles will allow you to survive the longest?

Which of the 2 rifles will continue working under the worst of conditions?

Which of the 2 rifles can your repair, supply, and maintain in extreme survivalist situations?

I personally would pick the Blackpowder rifle, I can always make my own powder (charcoal, sulfur, and potassium nitrate), cast my own bullets out of lead, is a more simple design, and has fewer moving sophisticated parts than the AR-15.
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