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Powder Coating an AR-15 Lower using WD-40 Method

This video shows how I powder coated an AR-15 lower that I made from an in-th-white <80% receiver. TheIdahoanShowIdaho was one of the last continental US states to be settled and, more so than some parts of the US, the culture of Idaho still retains a frontier spirit of self-reliance.  As host of TheIdahoanShow on […]

TC Encore Headspace How-To

One of the corrective actions you can take it to accurately measure and adjust your headspace to help in reliable ignition, accuracy and optimal brass life. Due to the break open design and the inherent flex in the action when fired with more flex in higher pressure rounds, you cannot merely take a rimless bottleneck cartridge or even rimmed bottleneck cartridge and measure it as you would a bolt action gun.
Trailer Update, The Way To Native Chronicles

Trailer Update, The Way To Native Chronicles

This channel features a variety of outdoors and hunting-related topics, ranging from wall tent camping, moose hunts, field preparation of game, trapping, reloading ammunition and even most aspects of bullet casting. Because I’m usually up to something, content is added frequently, but not unless I feel I have something useful or interesting to deliver. As […]

Muzzleloader Development Project Debriefing

This video is from a project debriefing discussing development of the “Standard Pattern” muzzleloader by Atomic Rifling & Creative Operations LLC. It provides some “insider” perspective on certain features of the design, as well as on the general process of developing a new rifle. TheIdahoanShowIdaho was one of the last continental US states to be […]

Mosin Nagant M44 Scout Sight Installation

Removing the rear sight and installing a scout mount sight base to the Russian M44. Detailed removal and installation. Mounting a red/green dot optic to the base. John's Hand LoadingJohn has been shooting since he was a kid and is now a middle aged man. He likes shooting rifles and handguns, reloading, bullet casting and […]