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Posted: 6/19/2003 8:04:28 PM EDT
I understand it's a military acronym for clearing jams in an m-16, is it applicable to the ar-15 and if so, what does it stand for? I figured I'd find it in a search, but no luck. thanks for any help. Kyle
Link Posted: 6/19/2003 8:11:05 PM EDT
[b]S[/b]lap up on the magazine [b]P[/b]ull the charging handle to the rear [b]O[/b]bserve the chamber [b]R[/b]elease the charging handle [b]T[/b]ap the forward assist [b]S[/b]queeze the trigger
Link Posted: 6/19/2003 9:41:14 PM EDT
cool, learn something new everyday
Link Posted: 6/19/2003 10:15:47 PM EDT
Sure..... but how 'bout BRASS?
Link Posted: 6/20/2003 4:59:12 AM EDT
Thanks BH1, I think that's applicable to an ar-15. As for Brass, I've never heard of it, what is it?
Link Posted: 6/20/2003 9:01:05 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 6/20/2003 9:04:55 AM EDT by LBR223]
B.R.A.S.S. Breathe Relax Aim (focusing on the front sight) Slack (take up the "slack", on a 2-stage trigger) Squeeze (as opposed to "pull") I've only heard this used in target shooting--seems like it wouldn't apply, or would be damn hard to practice in a combat situation... HTH [sniper]
Link Posted: 6/20/2003 11:09:32 PM EDT
I don't know about that, but Drill Instructor Sergeant Warren seemed to believe it was applicable to all forms of shooting. L M GAS???
Link Posted: 6/21/2003 3:53:20 PM EDT
Practice it before the shooting starts. Do it when it does.
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