Building your own AR 15 is a tough but rewarding job. You need lots of parts, and most importantly, the know-how to ensure that you don’t make any costly mistakes. Here are some tips to keep in mind as you begin building.
Make Sure You Have the Right Parts
This may sound obvious, but building a gun requires many specific parts and using the incorrect ones can be catastrophic. You’ll need an 80% lowers receiver to start. You will also need items such as an upper receiver, a lower parts kit, at least one magazine and some sights (if shooting accurately is important to you). If you plan on shooting in the dark, night sights are also a must.
Precision and Patience Are Key
It is important that you measure everything multiple times and take the time to ensure your accuracy. The process is a long one, but since you …