Course detail: Bolt Action Sniper Rifle Armorer Course

Law Enforcement Snipers & Marksman need to be able to maintain and inspect their rifles to keep them in working order. The course covers the Precision Sniper Rifle systems of the Remington 700 series, Savage 10/110 series, and Winchester/FN 70 series type rifles. All students will have the opportunity to inspect their rifles and make any corrections in class to insure their rifle is in top working order. This is a hands on class that will cover action disassembly & repair, torquing actions, proper torque of the action, extraction and ejection, maintenance, truing/lapping scope rings to maximize the performance of the rifle and optic, inspection of the pillar and bedding, and more. This program is to train Licensed Peace Officers in the maintenance, care, and repair of these weapons systems. This program follows the Manufacturer's guidelines and is taught by FBI and NRA Certified Instructors.SWAT Magazine has featured SLR15 Rifles and Greg Sullivan "Sully" (the primary instructor for this course) as a cover story. Sully has also had numerous write ups in Guns & Ammo Magazine, SWAT Magazine, Gun & Weapons for Law Enforcement Magazine, Shooting Times Magazine, Precision Rifle Magazine, and several other publications.

The Bolt Action Sniper Rifle Armoring Course covers: 

foot indoor pistol facility with a state of the 
  • History of the Weapon 
  • Cycles of Function 
  • Armorer Disassembly-Reassembly 
  • Identification of Common Problems and Parts 
  • Nomenclature 
  • Identification of Group Components 
  • Stocks, Pillars and Bedding Inspections (Traditional, Synthetic, and SOPMOD) 
  • Barrel Inspection & Issues 
  • Parts Interchangeability & Brands 
  • Headspace 
  • Firing Pin Protrusion 
  • Trigger Cleaning & Replacement 
  • Chamber Inspections 
  • Accessories & Customizing 
  • Scope Base Mounting 
  • Scope Ring Truing and Lapping 
  • Cleaning & Maintenance 

All tools, manuals, and anything else that is necessary issupplied. Students arerequired to bring their own weapon systems to get familiar with their ownconfiguration and modifications. This allows the time for a good thoroughcleaning and inspection, and for any necessary repairs and replacements. Thisis a very intensive course that we cover in two days, so be prepared to get alot of hands on knowledge.

This program follows the Manufacturer's guidelines and is taught by FBI and NRA Certified Instructors.

Please register at: Bolt Action Sniper Rifle Armorer Course

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