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Posted: 8/19/2004 7:18:14 AM EST
Do any former military guys remember the acronym for dealing with an AR-15 malfunction?

I was asked this the other day and I can't remember to save my life.

Rick

Link Posted: 8/19/2004 7:23:12 AM EST
[Last Edit: 8/19/2004 9:12:59 AM EST by xcpd69]
SPORTS

Slap the bottom of the magazine.
Pull the charging handle.
Observe the open chamber area.
Release the charging handle.
Tap the forward assist.
Shoot.



Lonny
Link Posted: 8/19/2004 7:25:59 AM EST
Do you remember what is stood for?

Slap
Pull
Observe
R ????????????????
Tap
Shoot


R­ight????

Link Posted: 8/19/2004 7:26:51 AM EST
I think it's

RELEASE!!!!
Link Posted: 8/19/2004 7:40:41 AM EST
Swear
Protest that its the rifle's fault, not yours
Offer bribes to your favorite deity
Rip the rifle apart
Throw a fit
Steal someone elses rifle

Link Posted: 8/19/2004 7:50:19 AM EST

Originally Posted By FanoftheBlackRifle:
Swear
Protest that its the rifle's fault, not yours
Offer bribes to your favorite deity
Rip the rifle apart
Throw a fit
Steal someone elses rifle

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Link Posted: 8/19/2004 7:52:08 AM EST
[Last Edit: 8/19/2004 7:52:32 AM EST by Stove_Pipe]
Tap - smack the bottom of the magazine to enshure that it's properly seated
Rack - cycle the action manualy
Bang - get back into the fight

This is the USMC way, much faster and more realistic than the whole SPORTS thing, especially in combat.
Link Posted: 8/19/2004 7:57:23 AM EST
That's what I like to do too. But i still needed the acronym.

Rick
Link Posted: 8/19/2004 9:01:03 AM EST
SPORTS

SELL the ARMS stuff on the EE.
PICK what LaRue/Troy stuff you want.
ORDER new stuff from reputable Arfcom dealer.
RECEIVE package asap.
Tear open UPS/Fedex box.
Shoot!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!­!!!!!!!!

Link Posted: 8/19/2004 2:15:51 PM EST
We used
Smack
Rack and
Fire
Link Posted: 8/19/2004 3:08:18 PM EST
immediate action drills
Link Posted: 8/19/2004 3:22:59 PM EST

Originally Posted By Rickp1:
Do any former military guys remember the acronym for dealing with an AR-15 malfunction?

I was asked this the other day and I can't remember to save my life.

Rick




yoa F------g pieace S***t then threw it against the tree! stomped home mad!
Link Posted: 8/19/2004 3:27:35 PM EST
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