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Old November 29, 2012, 06:36 PM   #1
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AK from shovel

Guy takes a shovel blade and makes an AK lower from it. Buy your shovel before it's too late.

See the Link Here

(BTW, I did a search and didn't find shovel).
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Old November 29, 2012, 07:02 PM   #2
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Its amazing what a determined mind and vodka can do...
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Old November 29, 2012, 07:19 PM   #3
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Old November 29, 2012, 07:21 PM   #4
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That could be the post of the century.

It's amazing what a few dollars, a bottle of vodka and a little determination can do. It's inspired in a way.

The guy is funnier then heck too.
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Old November 29, 2012, 07:25 PM   #5
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Old November 29, 2012, 08:09 PM   #6
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That is one of the coolist thing I have ever seen!
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Old November 30, 2012, 12:08 AM   #7
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That takes effort. Lots of effort, not to mention talent.
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Old November 30, 2012, 12:11 AM   #8
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I'm not sure whether or not Mr. Kalashnikov would laugh or cry.

My shovel is black and is dipped on wax at the end, so it will be extra valuable when the assualt shovel ban comes into effect.
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Old November 30, 2012, 03:09 AM   #9
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That is cool. I would have never thought about anything like that. Now if I could figure out how to make an AR upper and lower out of an old set of aluminum engine heads I would be set.
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Old November 30, 2012, 07:16 AM   #10
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Now thats self reliance
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Old November 30, 2012, 07:33 AM   #11
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That is amazing. I guess for guys who are skilled like that it's no big thing. But, for other guys (like me) that is just amazing.
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Old November 30, 2012, 11:59 AM   #12
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Old November 30, 2012, 07:13 PM   #13
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Lemme git this straight:
Some drunk dude with a shovel and basic tools can turn a shovel blade into a fairly accurate, well made AK...

While drunk monkeys at Century with expensive manufacturing facilities turn functional rifles into sometimes passable tomato stakes.

Never send a drunk monkey to do a drunk man's job

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Those who hammer their plowshares into guns will take the day off?

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Old November 30, 2012, 07:27 PM   #14
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Well, he didn't turn a shovel blade into an AK. He turned a shovel blade into a receiver flat, then bent and cut it, added a whole bunch of factory parts, including the barrel, and THEN had an AK.

In general, the easiest gun to make is a sub-machinegun; the hardest part to make is the magazine if they are not available.

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Old November 30, 2012, 07:59 PM   #15
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I'm pretty impressed.
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Old December 1, 2012, 01:48 PM   #16
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Kick-ass article ! Thanks for this !
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