Beltfed 7.62x54r Build 06 – Machining the Receiver

Beltfed 7.62x54r Build 06 - Machining the ReceiverMuch more info on this build is here... http://www.ammochannel.com/kgkt-7-62x54r-beltfed-gun-build/ Videos in this series: 01 The Kit: http://youtu.be/y5vhyB1pL6A 02 Compliance: http://youtu.be/wo... … [Read more...]

OLDUCATION: Firearm mechanics and concepts, Part 1

OLDUCATION: Firearm mechanics and concepts, Part 1Understanding the mechanism operations inside a firearm. When I was first exploring the mechanics and concepts of firearms I found this old training video very informative. It explains and... … [Read more...]

Beltfed 7.62x54r Build 07 – Blending the welds

Beltfed 7.62x54r Build 07 - Blending the weldsThe tools and techniques I used to blend the welds on te KGKT Beltfed project. Much more info on this build is here... http://www.ammochannel.com/kgkt-7-62x54r-beltfed-gun-build/ Videos in... … [Read more...]

OLDUCATION: Firearm mechanics and concepts, Part 2

OLDUCATION: Firearm mechanics and concepts, Part 2The basics of Manual, Gas Operated, Blowback, and Recoil operated firearms. When I was first exploring the mechanics and concepts of firearms I found this old training video very informative.... … [Read more...]

OLDUCATION: Firearm mechanics and concepts, Part 3

OLDUCATION: Firearm mechanics and concepts, Part 3The mechanics of semi automatic and fully automatic firing systems. When I was first exploring the mechanics and concepts of firearms I found this old training video very informative. It... … [Read more...]

AMMOTEST: What makes a solid copper bullet expand?

AMMOTEST: What makes a solid copper bullet expand?357 Magnum SCHP - Solid Copper Hollow Points (or super crispy hot pockets?) I stumbled across a partial box of 'rare-ammo' brand solid copper hollow points and decided to throw a round into the ... … [Read more...]

‘AK-47’ scrap metal build PART 4: Barrel Assembly, Headspacing, Pinning, Etc.

'AK-47' scrap metal build PART 4: Barrel Assembly, Headspacing, Pinning, Etc.Assembling the barrel and related components. This is a black nitrid treated barrel, not chrome lined. Black nitride is very abrasion and corrosion resistant... … [Read more...]

‘AK-47’ scrap metal build PART 5: Receiver riveting and assembly

'AK-47' scrap metal build PART 5: Receiver riveting and assemblyInstalling and riveting the front and rear trunnions into the scrap metal receiver. I used a large 3/4" bolt as a bucking bar and some broken lawn tractor ax... … [Read more...]

‘AK-47’ scrap metal build PART 6: Receiver painting – Durabake

'AK-47' scrap metal build PART 6: Receiver painting - DurabakeApplying s durable bake-on finish to the 'AK-47' scrap metal built receiver. This is matte black Dura Bake from Lauer Weaponry. The finish is an aerosol whic... … [Read more...]

‘AK-47’ scrap metal build PART 7: Final assembly!

'AK-47' scrap metal build PART 7: Final assembly!The project comes together! Putting the finishing touches on the scrap metal AK underfolder. Hungarian AK-63D. More info on this project can be found at http... … [Read more...]