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Loving the AR-15

This hands-on and lecture course focuses on the AR-15 (Armalite Rifle 15) family. Gregory Cruz: certified factory armorer instructor, military certified armorer, and gunsmith will be the instructor. Gregory Cruz has been working with the AR-15 platform for over 30 years. He is a long time end user and military depot level gunsmith. While working for Smith & Wesson Academy he trained military, Law Enforcement, and selected others to factory armorer standards.

Topics Covered:

  1. Nomenclature

  2. Field stripping- both basic and advanced,

  3. Maintenance,

  4. Safety

  5. Liability associated with customization

  6. Troubleshooting and more.

With the use of extensive training aids and years of hands on experience, students will expand their knowledge of this rifle

. There will be a trouble-shooting portion on the range involving live fire. Please bring eye and ear protection

Participants are welcome to bring their rifle to class. *It must be clear and safe. NO ammo is needed. If taking a rifle into class, it will need to be checked before class.

This one of a kind course is as close as non Mil/LE personal can get to an armorer’s course from the factory.

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