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Recent content by jim/boston

  1. Opening an unknown ammo spam can (AKA "Christmas Morning in the garage")

    I just added it to my ad in accessories section if anyone wants it
  2. Opening an unknown ammo spam can (AKA "Christmas Morning in the garage")

    I found an unopened spam can of ammo in a relative's storage area. I tried to decipher the faded markings and the best I could come up with was it was Bulgarian..unknown caliber but 7,62 something. I wanted to keep it sealed for a potential buyer but how could I sell it if I don't know what it...
  3. WTS Ammunition Estate Sale/locker Cleanout 5.56 45ACP 38 Special 357 mag .22 rimfire, mil-surp ammunition ,large pistol primers and more

    Last lot of ammunition from an estate 5.56 Factory Military Guatemalan 1/2 case in sealed boxes (in crate) 720 rd (2 x 360 sleeves) 600.00 (.83/rd) I shot the other half case at Knob Creek and the ammo was flawless in M-16 and M249 SAW Will split case into 360 rd sleeve @ 360.00 (1.00/rd)...
  4. Has anyone here ever built a Sten?

    I was at the Knob Creek MG Shoot in 2000; it was Sunday (last day) and the vendors were packing up to leave. I went a by a guy's table that had been selling STEN parts kits and mags. I told him I needed spare parts and some mags for my Mark 11. He pointed to a box of parts and said "I'll make...
  5. MAADI ARM in 5.45 feeding issue

    "Sounds like most places that have been having this issue it’s ammo or mag. Steel case fmj. " "So I think it is the mag and you might want to experiment. " Ding Ding Ding, Winner! I was using a Century converted 5.45 to 5.56 mag...when I switched to a Russian Izhmash plum AK74 mag the gun fed...
  6. AK-74 SBR fix

    I successfully test fired it yesterday; 3 30 round mags with no issues. I checked the brass and everything appeared to be OK. Fun little AKS-74U!
  7. What to build next?**Imbel FAL**

    For inspiration; I built 2 STG-58's on Imbel receivers. After assembly I took the wood-stocked rifle to the 200 yard range. The sights were untouched from when the rifle was de-milled. I hit the steel first shot. I was impressed.
  8. MAADI ARM in 5.45 feeding issue

    That was my thought also; just ordered one. Thanks
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