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Ruger® SR9®/SR40®/SR45™ Pistol - $39.95

Ruger® SR9®/SR40®/SR45™ Pistol - $39.95


Product ID# 153dvd


Ruger® SR9®/SR40®c Pistols  

 Master Gunsmith, Bob Dunlap is a renowned expert on many firearms. In this course, Bob discusses the design history of the Ruger® SR series pistols. We get our first look at the various pistols and Bob shows us some of the similarities and differences in the designs.

 For those of you looking for practical instruction in how to get your Ruger® SR auto pistol completely apart, clean, troubleshoot, make common repairs, and get your gun back together  and operating properly with none of those pesky and embarrassing leftover parts, you have come to the right place. Bob uses a cut-away gun so that you can actually see how the internal parts function and their relationship to one another. This will help you to understand the design and function of these guns.

 If you want the long course, on the design, function and extensive repair of this gun and firearms in general, look into our basic 108 hour Professional Gunsmith course.

Among the items covered in this DVD are:


        Bob outlines the history of Sturm, Ruger® and the lineage of the SR series guns

        Designed and made in America, Bob gives us some of his opinions in regard to the newest Ruger® full size auto pistols.



Design & Function



        A cut-away gun is used to illustrate and demonstrate the guns™ design and function, including the mainspring and fire control system

        The operation of the two firing pin blocking safeties is shown, trigger and magazine actuated, and explained

        How the trigger bar/disconnector, sear and the hammer operate and interact is shown and demonstrated

        The loaded chamber indicator on the LC9® is shown and discussed

        The loading, chambering, ignition, extraction, ejection, reloading cycle is shown and described

        Two things an extractor MUST do on a locked breech centerfire pistol

        The cam lock system shown and explained

        Understand how the built in safety systems operate in the pistol

        Magazine catch operation shown


        Bob demonstrates complete disassembly of the SR9® pistol, special attention given to parts that should not be disassembled under normal circumstances & why

        Noted are parts under spring tension so they are not launched into Never Never Land

        Use of a digital camera or cell phone camera during the disassembly is very useful during the reassembly process

        Magazine removal and disassembly

        Slide, barrel, and recoil spring removal


Ruger® SR9®/SR40®/SR45™ Pistol - $39.95


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