Richard Craver

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Russian Collusion – Part 3

The toils of a geek and his Russian caliber American rifle.

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Russian Collusion

A cheapskate shooter colludes with the Russians to build an intermediate caliber rifle.

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I’ve Got An AR And I Want To Paint It Black

Dis-satisfied with my budget rifle build I set about installing a new barrel and applying new paint.

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Making Do

‘I’ve done some much, for so long, with so little, that I’m now qualified to do anything with nothing’.

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Getting Loaded

I’ve been getting loaded a lot here lately. But you don’t need to plan an intervention,

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The Shop Is Coming Together

For all my mechanical abilities there is one thing I’ve never been able to enjoy, a home shop. The first house I owned had a rickety shed with a gravel floor big enough for a mower and a few yard tools. The next house had a full basement with a work bench that I put […]

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D.I.Y. Gunsmithing – Part 1

At my last post, I had been to the gun show and had picked up a Mossberg 12 gauge shotgun. This is in preparation for an upcoming church skeet shoot event, I went to it last year with a borrowed gun and had a blast, if you will pardon the pun. As the barrel is […]

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