As shown in this video, I built a proof-of-concept bullpup chassis for a bolt-action rifle, specifically a Savage model 110 in 7mm magnum. 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. […]
Prototype Shotshell Hull Trimmer I thought today I’d write a brief update on one of my 2019 projects, a handheld shotshell hull trimmer. After testing many, many different iterations I’m happy to report that the final prototype has arrived from the factory, and it works great. Construction The trimmer itself is constructed from stainless steel, […]
The Idahoan introduces his reverse-cycle pump-action shotgun!
Previously I posted an article discussing the prototype shotshell filler wad punch I've been working on. In this article I thought I'd try it out with some viewer requested materials including cracker boxes, plastic blister packing, craft foam, cork roll and cork tile.
I've designed and manufactured my own custom punch for producing 12 gauge filler wads and overshot cards. The model shown in the video represents my prototype, which I've been using and testing for quite a while now.