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Posted: 10/13/2004 11:14:30 AM EST
I know that I'll need a punch set for the pins but what else is needed...it'll just be an a2 stock
Link Posted: 10/13/2004 11:20:29 AM EST
all i had was a punch set, a small hammer and patiencehinking.gif
Link Posted: 10/13/2004 11:27:46 AM EST
1 gallon ziploc bag.

Use when installing springloaded parts. Keeps you from losing the springs WHEN (not if) they decide to go flying.
Link Posted: 10/13/2004 11:50:18 AM EST
vice grips make it easier, but aren't really needed.
Link Posted: 10/13/2004 12:30:24 PM EST
You don't even need a punch set. Just some nails of the right diameter, and a screw driver.

A punch set is nice though....

Link Posted: 10/13/2004 12:57:24 PM EST
Link Posted: 10/13/2004 1:08:47 PM EST

Originally Posted By Lon_Moer:
Print and follow; ar15.com/content/guides/assembly/lower/

That's what I used. I would recommend a solid bench vise or somthing to put a wood block on top of for taping in the roll pins. Also, I used masking tape on the checkering of my punches to avoid receiver damage when tapping in the mag catch roll pin.

I also covered my wooden block with masking tape for less abrasiveness.
Link Posted: 10/13/2004 10:36:38 PM EST
thanks for the link Lon-moer
Link Posted: 10/14/2004 1:23:08 AM EST
[Last Edit: 10/14/2004 1:23:49 AM EST by glockguy40]
The following thread could also help:


Has color pics with step by step instructions which are easy to follow. Very helpful.
Link Posted: 10/14/2004 10:40:18 PM EST
thanks glockguy40....good link
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