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San Tan Tactical Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Will your lower accept a Mil-Spec lower parts kit?


A: The STT-15 is 100% compatible with any Mil-Spec lower parts kit. You will have a few extra parts as STT includes the ambidextrous bolt catch assembly and the ambidextrous magazine catch assembly with your new lower receiver.


Q: Is it difficult to assemble the STT-15?


A: It has different controls than I am used to on my other lowers. The STT-15 comes fully assembled! This allows us to check and guarantee fit and function of every lower receiver that leaves San Tan Tactical.


Q: What are your lowers made out of?


A: Our lowers are CNC machined directly from a single block of 7075 T-651 Aerospace grade aluminum.


Q: Are the controls on the STT-15 cast or machined?


A: We machine them directly from a billet of A-2 Tool Steel. How does the STT-15 Lower Receiver compare to ________’s lower receiver? Some would say we have a biased opinion however just compare the features the STT-15 includes. If you would like please feel free to contact us to talk about it and we can answer any questions you may have.


Q: Will the magwell on the STT-15 accept USGI, Magpul P-mags, Surefire or Beta C-Mags?


A: It will! We designed the lower to give you the widest and deepest possible magazine well flair while maintaining full magazine compatibility.


Q: Will the STT-15 Lower receiver work with the _______ upper receiver I currently have?


A: Absolutely. The STT-15 will accept ALL Mil-Spec AR-15, M4, M-16 components. Excluding the included ambidextrous controls of course. Do you have a build out list for _______ rifle I see on your website? We do! Please contact us and let us know which rifle you are looking for specs on and we can send the build out list out to you.


Q: What is the warranty on the STT-15?


A: Our warranty is simple. We will do whatever it takes to make sure our customers are completely happy with their new purchase. If for any reason something isn’t meeting your expectations please contact us immediately so we can get it taken care of right away!


Q: What parts will I need to complete the STT-15?


A: If you have a Mil-Spec LPK you already have more than enough. If not and you would like to get each of the parts you will need separately, here is a list.

  • Front & rear takedown pins with springs and detents.
  • Safety selector with spring and detent.
  • Fire Control Group with pins.
  • Buffer assembly including castle nut, end plate, buffer tube, action spring, and buffer.

Q: If I add additional parts to the STT-15 at the time of purchase does it come assembled or do I have to assemble it myself?


A: Your new STT-15 will come fully assembled with any additional parts that you have chosen! (Excluding the Trigger add on)


Q: Who makes the STT-15 and all of its control parts for you?


A: We do! STT makes the lower and all of the controls right here in Chandler Arizona, in house.


Q: Does the STT-15 have to be shipped to a Federal Firearms Licensee (FFL)?


A: Yes. Per the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives we must ship all firearms to an FFL in your state of residency.


Q: What is the process for getting STT a copy of my FFL dealers license?


A: The best way to get us your dealer’s license is to put their contact information into your order when prompted at checkout. Then have your dealer E-mail us a copy of their license to Sales@SanTanTactical.com or if your dealer prefers to fax it to us they can send it to 480-393-4018.


Q: What Is the lead time on the STT-15 if I order it with Cerakote?


A: Generally, there is 1 week lead time for Cerakoting if we don’t have it coated already. We keep a lot of different colors in stock and ready to ship. However it would be impossible to keep the different selector styles, and with logo and without logo of STT-15’s in every color, in stock at all times.