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Upper receiver common parts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 a1, a2 & a3 sights . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-3 BarreL components . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-5 BoLt & BoLt carrier components . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 LoWer receiver common parts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7-8 BUttstock components . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .9-10 repair & assemBLy tooLs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11-12 accessories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13

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Order .or .STRIPPED . Part Ejection Port Cover Kit Forward Assist Kit Charging Handle Kit 1 1 1 Notes: Stock .the .() .2B.following .SUBASSEMBLIES.Number 1 1 1 2 . .ordering .options: Part Complete Upper Receiver with Barrel.KITS.each) .individual . or Stripped Upper Receiver (Order barrel separately).If .of .the .( .a .RECEIVER . ™ DATE: .of .of . Qty Price of . .RECEIVER .Number Qty Price Ordered Received 2C) .UPPER .each) .or . or Complete Upper Receiver without Barrel (Order barrel separately). .2A. .Assembling An AR-15 PARts CheCklist: Upper receiver common parts CONTACT/PROJECT: .  . Ordered Received Notes: Stock . .com 800-741-0015  .order .Number Qty Price Ordered Received 1 Notes: Stock .following . . .RECEIVER.either . . 2A) .UPPER .2C: .following .Order . Part Complete Upper Receiver Parts Kit Notes: Stock .COMPLETE .() .parts .PARTS .COMPLETE .PAGE . . .( .Number Qty Price Ordered Received 2B) .UPPER . Part Ejection Port Cover Ejection Port Cover Spring Ejection Port Cover Pin Ejection Hinge Pin Snap Ring Forward Assist Button Pawl Pin Forward Assist Pawl Detent Forward Assist Pawl Detent Spring Forward Assist Pawl Forward Assist Spring Forward Assist Retainer Pin Charging Handle Charging Handle Latch Charging Handle Spring Charging Handle Spring Pin 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 brownells.the . .Order .then .the .following .of .Select .or .

parts .2B .of .Assembling An AR-15 PARts CheCk list: a1.B: A) .or Part Complete A2 Sight Kit Notes: .COMPLETE . .Number Qty Price Ordered Received B) .Order .following . Part Windage Knob Windage Pin Sight Base Windage Screw Rear Sight Spring Rear Sight Base Spring Pin Elevation Knob Elevation Wheel Elevation Spring Index Screw 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 brownells.A . Part A1 Front Sight Post w/5 detents and round post 1 2 .following .of .of .and .Number Qty Price Ordered Received 1 Notes: .() .following .2A .or Part Complete A1 Sight Kit Notes: .is . Part Sight Windage Drum Base Spring Pin Sight Detent Sight Detent Spring Rear Flat Sight Spring Sight Aperture Sight Windage Screw 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Notes: .SIGHT. .Order .of . . Stock .REAR . Stock .A2 .() .KITS. .REAR . Stock .( . . .com 800-741-0015 .COMPLETE .order .Number Qty Price Ordered Received 2B) .an . . .Order .If .either .Number Qty Price Ordered Received 1 Notes: .2C: 2A) .KITS.following .REAR .an .( .parts . Stock .A2 . ™ DATE: .If .SIGHTS: .Number Qty Price Ordered Received C) .PAGE . of .Ordering .then .the .Ordering . .A .SIGHT .and .following .Order . .SIGHT .Order .an . .FRONT .SIGHT. Stock .the .of .either .the .the . a2 & a3 sights CONTACT/PROJECT: .A .() .  .A .each) .or . .the .2C .then .each) .If .or .individual .Front . .order .A .desired.individual .Sight .

Order .parts .A2 .ordering .for .order .COMPLETE .of .A2.Continued 2C) .desired.Order . Stock .( .FRONT .& .a .A .Number Qty Price Ordered Received 1 brownells.Number Qty Price Ordered Received 3 3 1 2D) .SIGHTS: A2 Front Sight Post w/4 detents and square post  . .FRONT .the .A2 . .receiver: A) .desired.Assembling An AR-15 PARts CheCklist: a1.() .Sight .Name .individual .options: Part Optics Spare Batteries Rings Flattop Riser Mount Carry Handle with Rear Sight Lens Covers Detachable Rear Sight Notes: .flattop .Front .Description Stock . Stock . .com 800-741-0015  .following . . a2 & a3 sights continUeD A.the .Front .the .is .following . .& .following .If .If .() .SIGHT .Sight . Part Index Springs Sight Balls ™ Notes: .a .from .SIGHTS: Part Front Sight Product .each) .of .of .sights .Number Qty Price Ordered Received B) .the .Sights . .If .order .is .following . .an .

Number Qty Price Ordered Received C) .Number Qty Price Ordered Received B) .DELTA . Locknut.following .RING .FREE .is . .the . . .If . .each .C .is .either .( .RING .Order .otherwise .2-PIECE .Number Qty Price of .a .Choose . A) .desired.following .individual . .or .Number Qty Price Ordered Received 1 Notes: .desired: Choose . Complete Notes: .Assembling An AR-15 PARts CheCklist: BarreL components CONTACT/PROJECT: .If .Order .( .the .each) .A . Part Slip Ring Spring Assembly Handguard Slip Ring Handguard Retainer Ring 1 1 1 Notes: . .or .a .DELTA .com 800-741-0015 . .each) .( .of .B .Number Qty Price Ordered Received 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  .the .or Part Delta Ring Assembly.and .COMPLETE .( .Select .following .following . Stock . . .of .of .  . Notes: .the .ASSEMBLY.of .as .and .components . Stock .PAGE . . .options: Part Barrel with Mil-Spec front sight housing installed Barrel without Mil-Spec front sight housing installed ™ DATE: .indicated) .components: Part Free Float Handguard Gas Tube of proper length Gas Block if not supplied with barrel Gas Tube Roll Pin Front Sight optional Sling Swivel optional Flash Hider or Compensator if not supplied with barrel Lock Washer. Peel Washer.components: Part Handguard Cap if not supplied with barrel 2-Piece Handguard Gas Tube of proper length Gas Tube Pin 1 1 1 1  brownells. Ordered Received 1 1 2 . Stock .HANDGUARD . Stock .FLOAT .of .order .the .HANDGUARD .BARREL .each) . or Crush Washer if required Notes: .C .() . . Stock .

components: Notes: .com 800-741-0015  . or Crush Washer if required ™ Choose .the . Stock .of . Locknut.( . Peel Washer.following .Assembling An AR-15 PARts CheCklist: BarreL components continUeD Part Gas Block or Front Sight Housing if not supplied with barrel Taper Pins if installing a Front Sight Housing (Order 2) Forward Sling Swivel Forward Sling Swivel Pin Flash Hider or Compensator if not supplied with barrel and barrel is threaded Lock Washer.or .indicated) .Number Qty Price Ordered Received 1 2 1 1 1 1 brownells.otherwise .as . .each .

Notes: . .components.order .GROUP .or .( .of .Number Qty Price Ordered Received C) .either .the .of . Black Gas Ring (Order 3) or 1-Piece Gas Ring Bolt Carrier. of .or . Stripped Ejector Ejector Spring Ejector Roll Pin Extractor Extractor Pin Extractor Spring Extractor Buffer.indicated) .following .each .com 800-741-0015 .A .PAGE .PREASSEMBLED . Part Bolt Assembly Carrier Assembly 1 1 Notes: . . .ordering .Assembling An AR-15 PARts CheCklist: BoLt & BoLt carrier components CONTACT/PROJECT: .(each) . Stock .or . .following . Part Bolt. . Stock .& .() . DATE: .CARRIER.individual .Order .  .the .otherwise .following .of .or Part Preassembled Bolt/Carrier Group ™ .BOLT/CARRIER . . Stock .Order .a .Number Qty Price Ordered Received B) .the .C A) .unless .C .If .Number Qty Price Ordered Received 1 Notes: .BOLT . .Order .individual .components . Stripped Bolt Carrier Cam Pin Bolt Carrier Key Bolt Carrier Key Screws (Order 2) Firing Pin Firing Pin Retainer Pin 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 3 1 1 1 2 1 1  brownells.B .

STRIPPED .Order .171” (Order 2) Trigger Trigger Spring Disconnector Disconnector Spring Hammer With J Hook Spring Bolt Catch Spring Bolt Catch Plunger Bolt Catch 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  . .following . . .2C: . . . .individual . .  . Ordered Received DATE: . .RECEIVER .LOWER .a . .LOWER .one .or Part Complete Lower Receiver Parts Kit Notes: . Stock .Select .Order .options: 1 1 1 2 .of .following .LOWER .250” or .of . 2A) . Part Hammer/Trigger Pin of correct size.PARTS .RECEIVER .SUBASSEMBLIES.Number Qty Price Ordered Received 2B) .154” or .Assembling An AR-15 PARts CheCklist: LoWer receiver common parts CONTACT/PROJECT: .following . .following . Stock . .unless .each) .Number Qty Price Ordered Received 1 Notes: .Number Qty Price of . .Number Qty Price Ordered Received 2C) .() .() .171 Bolt Catch Kit Magazine Catch Kit Pistol Grip Kit Pivot Pin Kit of correct pin size.COMPLETE .If .indicated) .then .( .RECEIVER. Part Complete Lower Receiver with Buttstock Complete Lower Receiver without Buttstock Don’t forget the buttstock Stripped Lower Receiver ™ .either .2B.each .the .KITS.parts .Order .or Part Trigger Kit of correct pin size.154” or . Stock .2A.COMPLETE .the .312” Take Down Pin Kit Fire Control (Safety) Selector Kit Triggerguard Kit Buffer Retainer Buffer Retainer Spring 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Notes: .of . . Stock . .or . .the .ordering .order .PAGE .( .of . Notes: .otherwise .the .

parts .unless .171” Take Down Pin Fire Control Selector Fire Control Spring Fire Control Detent Triggerguard Triggerguard Pivot Pin Triggerguard Pin Triggerguard Spring Triggerguard Plunger Buffer Retainer Buffer Retainer Spring ™ Notes: .of .Assembling An AR-15 PARts CheCklist: LoWer receiver common parts continUeD 2C .individual .Continued) .each .the . . Part Bolt Catch Pin Magazine Catch Magazine Release Button Spring Magazine Catch Button Pistol Grip Pistol Grip Lock Washer Pistol Grip Screw Pin Detents (Order 2) Pin Detent Springs (Order 2) Pivot Pin of correct size. .154” or .indicated) . Stock .following .Number Qty Price Ordered Received 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  brownells.otherwise .Order .com 800-741-0015 .( . .

they .Collapsible .parts .on .BUTTSTOCK .preassembled . Stock .desired.components: Part Collapsible Buttstock.or . Stock . .of .Number Qty        Price Ordered Received C) .Buttstock.are .but .following . .ordering .Number Qty Price Ordered Received B) . Only Buffer Assembly of correct type for stock and caliber Lower Receiver Extension Tube of correct length and diameter Action Spring of the correct length for stock type Receiver End Plate Receiver Extension Nut Action Spring of the correct length for stock type Receiver End Plate Receiver Extension Nut 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Notes: . .PAGE .when .COMPLETE .typically . .of . Stock . .is .If .sure .a .Order . Complete Notes: .BUTTSTOCK . .order .() .A .Assembling An AR-15 PARts CheCklist: BUttstock components CONTACT/PROJECT: .the .are . .(each) .the .These .KITS.either .COLLAPSIBLE .or Part Collapsible Buttstock Kit.B: . .Order . Part Release Lever Lock Pin Nut Lock Pin Retainer Roll Pin Lock Release Lever Pin Spring Lock Release Lever Pin Sling Swivel (Not required for CAR-15 Stocks) Sling Swivel Screw (Not required for CAR-15 Stocks) brownells.COLLAPSIBLE .be .  .com 800-741-0015  .BUTTSTOCK . of .included . ™ DATE: .following . A) .individual .COLLAPISBLE .the .Number Qty Price Ordered Received 1 Notes: .

ordering . .of . Stock .are .parts .Order .Assembling An AR-15 PARts CheCklist: BUttstock components continUeD 2 .be .but .when .on .desired. Stock .the .() .Number Qty 1 1 1 1 1 2B) . .BUTTSTOCK .or .These .Number Qty 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Price Ordered Received 0 brownells. Part Buttstock Screw (A-1 or A-2) Butt Stock Door Butt Stock Door Hinge Door Hinge Pin Butt Stock Door Plunger Butt Stock Door Plunger Retainer Pin Butt Stock Door Plunger Spring Sling Swivel Sling Swivel Screw Notes: .a .Order .are .(each) .Fixed .Buttstock.COMPLETE . .of .If .FIXED .they .components: Part Fixed Buttstock only Buffer Assembly of correct type for stock and caliber Lower Receiver Extension Tube of correct length and diameter Action Spring of the correct length for stock type Buttstock Spacer For A2 stocks only Price Ordered Received 2C) .sure .FIXED .2A .BUTTSTOCK .com 800-741-0015 .KITS.FIXED . Complete ™ 1 Notes: .individual .order .included .the .following .BUTTSTOCK .following .or Fixed Buttstock Kit.is .the .typically .2B: 2A) .preassembled . .either . . .

& . Notes: .Repair . 3.for .Assembly Part Ballpeen Hammer 4 to 8 oz Nylon/Brass Hammer Bit Driver Screwdriver with 3 ½” shaft Torx Bit Set Hex Bit Set Flat Head bits 340-5 & 300-4 Philips Bits Needle Nose Pliers Lower Receiver Vise Block Upper Receiver Vise Block Set Rifle Bench Block Bench Mat Bench Vise Padded Vise Jaws Set of Roll Pin Holders in Number 1. 3. & 4 Set of Roll Pin Punches in Number 1. .Number Qty Price of .Number Qty Price Ordered Received brownells. Ordered Received Barrel . Stock . .Assembling An AR-15 PARts CheCklist: repair & assemBLy tooLs CONTACT/PROJECT: .Tools Part ½” drive Torque Wrench (30 ft lbs to 150 ft lbs) 3/32” taper starter punch 1/8” flat punch to peen the swivel rivet Staking punch to start the peen on the swivel rivet Sight Adjustment Tool for your type of sight (A-1/A-2) Notes: . Common .2. .Specific . & 4 Barrel Nut Tool or Combination Armorer’s Wrench Buttstock Tool (Collapsible Stock only) Handguard Removal Tool ™ DATE: .com 800-741-0015  .2.PAGE . Stock .Tools .

.Specific . Stock .com 800-741-0015 .151 diameter punch for locating trigger parts & installation Pivot Pin Detent Installation Tool Bolt Catch Pin Punch AR-15 Hammer Trigger Jig Hammer Trigger Drop Block for adjusting the hammer & trigger Notes: .continued Part Gas Tube Alignment Pin Snap Ring Pliers Breaker Bar Strap Wrench ™ Notes: .Receiver .Tools . .Specific .Tools Part .Number Qty Price Ordered Received Upper . .Tools Part Headspace Gauge Set Field/Go/ No-go Rear Sight Elevation Spring Tool for assembling the A2 sight Sight Adjustment Tool for your type of sight Ejector Removal Tool Notes: .Number Qty Price Ordered Received 2 brownells. Stock .Receiver .Number Qty Price Ordered Received Lower .Specific .Assembling An AR-15 PARts CheCklist: repair & assemBLy tooLs continUeD Barrel . Stock .

accessories: Notes: .com 800-741-0015  .Number Qty Price Ordered Received brownells. Stock .from .the . .following .Assembling An AR-15 PARts CheCklist: accessories Part Optics Primary Optics Secondary Spare Batteries for Optics Clamp-On Sights Sling Bipod Weapon Light Remote Switch for Weapon Light Spare Batteries for Weapon Light Vertical Grip Magazines Cleaning Kit Solvent Oil Patches Chamber Brush Bore Brush Accu-Wedge ™ Select .