The unique contours of several AR-15 operating components require specially shaped cleaning implements to fully remove baked-on carbon build-up, and the Breakthrough Clean Carbon Removal Tool is a dedicated design that can be stored easily in any range bag or toolbox.
Since its acceptance for use in the service rifle class of competition by both the DCM and the NRA in 1974, the .308-Win.-cal. M1A and, to a lesser degree, other such M14 clones have risen from obscurity to ubiquity in the hands and minds of shooters ranging from Vietnam vets to ranchers to highpower rifle competitors.
Otis Technology expanded its collection of cleaning kits and tools for gun owners in 2020. Here's the latest gear you'll need to keep your guns maintained.
To save folks the trouble of searching for the right tools, Real Avid has released the AR15 Armorer's Master Kit.