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Introduction, Laws and Variations of the AR-15 - Section 1

In this section we cover; how this video series is presented, give you an overview and answer some questions regarding the laws pertaining to building your own rifle. We will also cover some of the basic designations given to the AR-15 family of rifles so you can understand the difference between an A1, A2, A3, CAR or M4.

If you are new to the AR-15, this section will provide you with; a clear understanding of the different types of rifles, and the names used to describe the different styles of subassemblies, so you can better decide what type of rifle you’d like to build.

This and the following two sections (How the AR-15 Operates, It’s Parts, and Specifications, and Tools, The check list for Ordering Parts, and Assembly Introduction) will give you all the information and tools that you’ll need to make decisions, and order the correct parts and tools to build your rifle.



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