Hard-Use AR-15 Buyer's Guide with Ridgeline


Originally published at: https://www.arbuildjunkie.com/hard-use-ar-15-buyers-guide/

We recently reached out to Alex Hartmann at Ridgeline to talk about the basics of the SPR or Special Purpose Rifle…however we also wanted him to help us create a “hard-use AR-15 buyer’s guide.” Let’s say you’re building or buying a reliable carbine to attend multiple day training courses, or a rifle you might need to bet your life on in a home defense situation. What basic factors should you consider on that rifle?