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Posted: 9/15/2004 6:32:41 PM EST
Hello all, I just found this great site in my quest to build my own ar-15 from scratch. I am going to buy a leo dpms lower and the m4 kit from J&T. I was wondering exactly what tools i will need to have ready when it all gets here. Please keep in mind that i have never built a gun before( but i am mechanicly inclined) and probably do not have anything. Who has the best prices or maby an entire tool kit is available. Thanks alot
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 6:51:10 PM EST
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 7:14:16 PM EST
You'll need a ballpeen hamer, roll of duck tape or strapping tape, stock wrench, and a roll pin punch set.

Stock wrench

Roll pin punches
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 7:15:27 PM EST
I just put together my first lower (minus buttstock) in 30-45 minutes using a hammer, duct tape, and a 3/16" allen wrench (for the pistol grip). Very easy. I just followed the directions on this site.

Link Posted: 9/16/2004 12:20:20 PM EST
Great advice. Thank you all
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