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Posted in thread: Advice on making a personal firearm on 06-14-2013 at 02:22 AM
If you want to go to the trouble of machining a frame for a pistol, by hand or otherwise, you
can get as cast, or partially machined frames from places like Sarco. Or pick up a copy of
Shotgun News an...
Posted in thread: Advice on making a personal firearm on 06-12-2013 at 01:29 AM
A rifle's overall length is only 24". But if you are making a smoothe bore, even a .22 would be
considered a shotgun, and a shotgun must have an 18" bbl and be 26" OAL. The following is a
Posted in thread: Savage mod 24. 5mm RFM over .410 on 04-24-2013 at 01:32 AM
Well, would the reciever crack from the pressure, or anything else cause trouble? Soon as I get
it chambered, it will be ready to solder onto the lower bbl. So tell me now if you know how
Posted in thread: Post a photo you've taken. Any photo. on 04-24-2013 at 01:07 AM
The first gun is fun, but for gun #2, I can roll ctg's from sunburnt skin. They came out real
nice, don't you think?
Posted in thread: Winchester 1906 need help. on 04-24-2013 at 12:37 AM
That's nice to know, that link at Homestead Parts. Now that I've used up about a whole day
making a holder, crowning a Rossi bolt like a tooth capped w/new threads, and I didn't even
bother with the h...
Posted in thread: What have you done lately for Preps? on 01-31-2013 at 06:25 PM
I guess I've been prepped since '77. That's when I quit shaving. Also bought some hacksaw
blades and welding rods.
Posted in thread: What have you done lately for Preps? on 01-27-2013 at 01:54 AM
Aha! Keeps it dry. Even in the basement.
Posted in thread: What have you done lately for Preps? on 01-26-2013 at 12:40 AM
Well, I just learned how to can a brick of .22's in a pineapple can w/a dessicant. Also canned
30 .410 shells in a Spam can. Takes a while to solder the bottoms back on, but I don't have to
use a pres...
Posted in thread: Marlin mod 20A on 12-17-2011 at 10:23 AM
Anyone have a mod 20A Marlin who wouldn't mind correspond on locking bolt dimentions?
Posted in thread: What have you done lately for Preps? on 12-02-2011 at 02:18 AM
I like that idea. I tried to make a lead bottle for the powder like Lewis & Clark, but they
musta had a better technique. I'll have to try a bag sealer. Never thought of it. (Humid here