Firearms

Vintage firearms, adding better sights to existing weapons, building working firearms and scratch-building projects

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Machine Tools / Welding

My ‘Man Cave’ is my garage. I put together a small machine shop consisting of a Lathe and a Milling Machine along with TIG, MIG and O/A welders. I design and build all kinds of stuff out there. Check out some of the projects I’m working on.

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RV PROJECTS

RV Toy Hauler Projects, Travel Trailers, Camping Trailer, Dodge Diesel, RV WiFi, RV Cellular

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June 2001

COPICUT RIFLE ASSOCIATION EGG SHOOT UPDATE As I was getting my paperwork in order for the 2002 Egg Shoot season, I realized that I never posted the results for the June 24, 2001 Egg Shoot. Although I can’t remember all the details I’ll try as best as I can……….Let’s start with the obligatory……..Weather cooperated, lots

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May 2001

COPICUT RIFLE ASSOCIATION EGG SHOOT UPDATE Once again, the weather cooperated nicely. The shooters that showed up on Mothers Day were treated to a great shoot.Here’s the “tail of the tape”….300 Yard Custom Rifle………………..Gary Maciel shooting his XP-100 actioned 6BR. This is one of those guns that just won’t quit!300 Yard Factory Rifle………………..Bobby Newman is

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October 2000

COPICUT RIFLE ASSOCIATION EGG SHOOT UPDATE October 8, 2000Sorry it took me so long to get these results out to all you folks. The weather has been so nice I’ve spent all my spare time riding my motorcycles. But today is sort of bleak so I figured its time to hunker down and write the

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September 2000

COPICUT RIFLE ASSOCIATION EGG SHOOT UPDATE September 10, 2000Great weather, near perfect conditions! This is getting boring. Seems every time we schedule a shoot the weather gods smile on us!We had a great turnout at this event. Lots of shooters and a bunch of spectators to cheer the shooters on. Once again, thanks to all

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June 2000

Egg Shoot Results for June 25, 2000 The second Copicut Rifle Association Egg Shoot of the year is in the books. Once again we started out with fantastic shooting conditions until about 11 am when the wind started to pick up and do its switching dance down about the 175 yd mark!We had 23 shooters

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April 2000

FIRST EGG SHOOT UPDATE OF THE 2000 SEASON April 30, 2000 Well we lucked out again! Every time we book a shoot, no matter what the weather forecast is, it turns out beautiful. This shoot was no different. The forecast was for downpours and 20-30 mph winds! It rained like heck right up until 7:30am

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October 1999

FINAL EGG SHOOT UPDATE OF THE 1999 SEASON OCTOBER 24, 1999Sorry this report is so late. In the last thirty days I opened three new stores (Douglasville Ga, Snellville Ga, and Hoover Ala.) and had to get ready for deer hunting. But now I’ve found a few minutes so here goes!Once again the weather cooperated

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Tip On The Encore Trigger

There is quite a bit of latitude in the trigger over travel screw adjustment on the Encores. You can capitalize on this to have a variable weight of pull. Try this. There is quite a bit of latitude in the trigger over travel screw adjustment on the Encores. You can capitalize on this to have

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Straight Walled Cases In Contender

WHY P.O. ACKLEY WENT WITH STRAIGHT CASE WALLSP.O. Ackley demonstrated graphically that up to a certain pressure, the staight walled cases adhere to the chamber wall and literally absorb all of the pressure inside the case during firing. You see evidence of this phenomenon yourself from time to time, but don’t realize what you are

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