Level 1 - Armorer: Jacksonville Beach, FL 11/14/2021 08:00

November 14th, 2021 @ 8:00am EST

$148
Level 1 - Armorer: Jacksonville Beach, FL 11/14/2021 08:00
About this event


Date & Time

Sunday, November 14, 2021 08:00

Event Description:

Today more and more we are seeing heavily modified weapons at training courses and even in the hands of professionals in the field. The biggest drawback to running non-factory, non-OEM modified weapons is reliability. If your life depends on a reliable firearm or if you want the self reliance of being able to effectively trouble shoot, diagnose and repair your weapon then this is the class for you. We will focus on Glock Safety Functions Check, Field Stripping, Full Slide, Frame, Magazine Disassembly and Maintenance. By lunch you will feel confident replacing all Glock parts in any of the series and maintain a reliable firearm. This is a 4 hour block of instruction and will focus on Glock pistols exclusively.

Coffee, Donuts, water and working lunch provided by GORUCK at HQ

Packing List:

Per Individual:

  • Glock pistol with barrel plug installed upon arrival.
  • Do not enter the training site without a barrel plug in each weapon. Weapons are to be transported to and from the training site unloaded and plugged. No manipulation of weapons in the parking lot or prior to class start time. No live weapons at all.
  • 1 Gallon Zip Loc Bag
  • Notepad/Paper
  • No ammunition
  • Barrel plug 9mm
HQ will have up to 10 loaner Glock 19 pistols for students who request in advance. We will also have on hand a rear sight tool/pusher, punch and other necessities.

Glock 19 Rental Form

All tools can be sourced from Brownells.com

Today more and more we are seeing heavily modified weapons at training courses and even in the hands of professionals in the field. The biggest drawback to running non-factory, non-OEM modified weapons is reliability. If your life depends on a reliable firearm or if you want the self reliance of being able to effectively trouble shoot, diagnose and repair your weapon then this is the class for you. In AM we will focus on Glock Safety Functions Check, Field Stripping, Full Slide, Frame, Magazine Disassembly and Maintenance. By lunch you will feel confident replacing all Glock parts in any of the series and maintain a reliable firearm.

Coffee, Donuts, water and working lunch provided by GORUCK at HQ.

At noon we will start AR platform (AR15/M16/M4/AR308) which will take us until the end of the day. In this block of instruction you will be able to not only trouble shoot, diagnose and repair an AR platform in the field, but have confidence in your ability to independently maintain a reliable and capable weapon. For a complete list of skills covered please see below:

  • AR15 Build Tools and Gauge Use
  • 5.56 vs. .223 vs. Wylde chambers, Barrel Twist and Ammo Guidelines
  • Effects of Steel Cased Ammo
  • How the AR15 Direct Impingement System Works and its Benefits and Tradeoffs
  • Barrel Contours, Barrel Weights, Fluting, and Dimpling
  • Barrel Length, Velocities, and Dwell Time
  • Barrel Extensions and Feed Ramps
  • Barrel Nut Torque Specifications and Alignment
  • Understanding and Checking Headspace (Headspacing of Student AR)
  • Gas Blocks and Front Sight Bases
  • Pinning Front Sight Bases vs. Clamp-On vs. Set Screw Methods
  • Adjustable Gas Blocks, Gas Ports, Gas Tubes, and Gas System Length, Gas Block and Gas Tube Alignment, Gas Port Erosion
  • Muzzle Threads, Muzzle Device Pinning, Muzzle Devices
  • Gas Key Torque Specifications and Staking (Staking of student AR)
  • Gas Ring Testing
  • Extractor Upgrades
  • Testing and Selecting the correct Buffer and Buffer/Action Spring Combination
  • Fire Control Group Types and installation
  • Common Parts Wear and Breakage
  • Magazines Inspection
  • Failures, Malfunctions, Problem Solving
  • Cleaning and Lubrication How-To Methods and Scheduled Maintenance
  • Cleaning Products and Equipment
  • Ammo Sensitivity, Weather, Altitude, and Malfunctions
  • Iron Sights and Backup Sights
  • Sight Alignment, Tools, and Adjustment
  • Sighting and Ballistics

Packing List

  • Indiviual
    • AR platform rifle with barrel plug installed upon arrival
    • Glock pistol with barrel plug installed upon arrival
    • 1 Gallon Zip Loc Bag
    • Notepad/Paper
    • Barrel plug 9mm and 5.56
    • Face Mask
    • Hand Sanitizer
    • ** NO AMMO
    • **Do not enter the training site without a barrel plug in each weapon. Weapons are to be transported to and from the training site unloaded and plugged. No manipulation of weapons in the parking lot or prior to class start time. No live weapons at all
  • Per Two People
    • Complete set of flat steel punches (Starrett Pin Punch set recommended) 1/16, 5/64, 3/32, 1/8, 5/32, 5/32″
    • Center Punch (or Spring loaded center punch)
    • Complete set of roll pin holders (starter punches)
    • Complete set of roll pin punches
    • 1″ Nylon and Brass Gunsmithing Hammer
    • Small to medium pair of needle nose pliers
    • Large flat tip screwdriver or variable tip screwdriver set
    • Bolt Catch Pin Punch
    • Pivot Pin Installation Tool
    • Allen wrench/hex bit set for pistol grip screw
    • Armorer’s block (or block of wood)
    • Blue painters tape
    • **All tools can be sourced from Brownells.com
Where
415 Pablo Avenue North, Suite 140, Jacksonville Beach, FL
Jacksonville Beach, FL
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When
November 14th, 2021 @ 8:00am EST
Event Cadre

Mocha Mike

Army Special Forces

Iraq, Middle East, Asia

 

Ranger Bat, endurance events, and the life of a Green Beret made Mocha the million dollar man. As in, that's how much hardware he has in him. He loves his family, long walks with the four legged kids and 8-shot mocha's!

Event Cadre

Garret "Machine"

Israeli Special Forces

Israel, West Bank, Middle East

 

Former Israeli Defense Force Special Forces Operator with the elite Duvdevan, and now a GORUCK punisher we mean team builder, this Miami based machine enjoys guns, Florida sun, and yup you guessed it, America. Machine enjoys long walks on the beach, in a hoodie, with his dog.

Event Cadre

Cody

Navy SEAL

Iraq, Asia, Europe, Middle East

 

Born and raised in the sunshine state, Cody loves the 6 F's: Family, Friends, Freedom, Florida, Fishing, and Fun. When he's not on or in the water, Cody can be found running or relaxing......usually both.

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