A new Category “Arizona day”

During my normal work week I generally drive 1000 miles and go and see some really interesting stuff. Sometimes it a place or an object or just what is going on in this great state. So I have decided to do a once a week or maybe once every two week post about this state.


What is it Saturday

This might be a little on the hard side. I came across this interesting item and thought you would enjoy seeing it.


My birthday day off.

For my Birthday my wife took me to the Samurai armor display at the Phoenix Art Museum. It was a great way to spend the day. The detail of the work that they accomplished is nothing short of amazing.

As long as you did not use a flash taking pictures was not a problem. There […]

Sunday answer

Thanks to 7_92x57 he has posted an add from the old Parker-Hall company.

A couple of views of it on the rifle.

A side view of it mounted

As seen from the rear of the rifle

Many thanks to John and Dave for this accessory.

Sorry for the delay in putting up this post.


Memorial day

Lest we not forget the reason of this holiday.

This video was made by Randy Wright.

What is it Saturday 5-27-17

Another interesting nick knack.

More on the CNC router

The making of the new Z axis.

Starting with the solid models. You can see the entire assembly. Front and


This solid model shows the changes that we have made.

Pins to maintain alignment, lower bearing for the screw support.

The new upper housing

Now on to the actual nuts and […]

The Passing of Kevin O’Brien

It is with a heavy heart that I pass the news on that Kevin O’Brien has passed. Most of you will know him as Weaponsman.

There is more here.

I really enjoyed his site and went to it several times a day. He will be missed.

The last book that he reviewed I ordered […]

Working on the CNC router

I spent most of this weekend working on the CNC router. My goal is to have it up and running this year.

Quick video of the current state on the router.

To continue I now need a solder station to allow me to make up the wiring harnesses. This is the new solder station […]

A special Thanks

I want to thank Greg at Allegheny Arsenal ,, for sending out some needed 7.92×33 ammo, brass and reloading dies.

Here at Gun Lab we go through a great deal of 7.92×33 ammo testing the weapons that we are making as well as making and using proof loads.

Two cases of prvi Partizan […]