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    Homemade Non-Reciprocating Forward Charging Handle for Saiga-9 PCC

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com A couple of months ago I wrote an article telling about how a Russian guy converted his Vepr 308 hunting rifle into a tactical one using mostly homemade parts and modifications. Recently, the same man (Andrey) came up with another DIY project. He made a non-reciprocating forward charging handle for […] More

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    Improvised “Stapler” Firearms from Papua New Guinea

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com Even in relatively isolated developing nations criminals find ways to arm themselves. Below are a number of crude improvised firearms made from regular household stapler guns recently seized by police in Papua New Guinea which are fast becoming a trend. The example above was seized on the 28th […] More

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    Illegal Firearms Seized in Odessa, Ukraine

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com About a month ago there was a shootout involving a criminal and Ukrainian police officers in Odessa, Ukraine. After the raid on the building where the suspect was shooting from and the subsequent search, police also found an illegal gun shop and seized several firearms made there. These kinds of incidents frequently […] More

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    YouTuber Makes a Frankengun called “Commie Tommie”

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com AK receiver, SKS stock, HK 91 locking piece and firing pin, Zastava M76 bolt carrier and recoil spring, PPSh barrel shroud/muzzle brake, Suomi SMG drum magazines and bolt head … wouldn’t this rifle be Dr. Frankenstein’s creature if he was a gunsmith? The host of the YouTube channel called “V8 […] More

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    Making a Flamethrower Out of a Fire Extinguisher

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com A popular YouTube channel called “The King of Random” has released a homemade project video where they make a compact flamethrower out of a fire extinguisher. Isn’t that the definition of irony? This flamethrower is incredibly cool by itself. But what is even more interesting is how simple it is. […] More

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    DIY Barrel Made of REBAR and Rimfire Barrel Liner

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com A YouTube channel called “This Stuff I Do” has a 3-part video series showing how the host of the channel makes a DIY .22LR barrel out of rebar with a rimfire barrel liner installed into it. Barrel liners are thin-walled rifled cylinders which are designed to give a second life […] More

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    Ghost Gunning like it’s 1889

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com Nicely documented below are some photos of the building process behind making a .22 copy of a Webley break-top revolver. This firearm was made entirely from scratch using some basic machine tools. “Bar stock with paper templates I made” “Block of wood for test fitting of the components […] More