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    Feb 23, 2011, 9:02 AM - My DC-15A rifle project #1

    Hi
    Recently I started my project to build DC-15A rifle.
    The assumptions of the project:
    - rifle easily fold for transport on a minimum of 3 parts
    - moving trigger gives the possibility of installing electronic system of sound and flashing LEDs in barrel
    - disconnected from the bay slot magazine (magnets)
    Almost all parts are made of 2mm polystyrene (for a perfectly smooth surface, the beveled edges are combined), rifle butt made of wood, aluminum viewfinder.
    I have this idea that because of the length and tension structures, the main body and the barrel is made of aluminum tubes. Such a structure makes it possible to mount the center and front also upside down. In my opinion, the DC-15A should look like that (viewfinder at the top, folding bipod under the barrel). Of course it is option .
    A few photos almost ready-made parts:


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    Last edited by piotr; Feb 23, 2011 at 9:32 AM.
  2. Feb 23, 2011, 3:10 PM - Re: My DC-15A rifle project #2

    That is coming along nicely. You're doing some great work and I can't wait to see your further progress.
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    Mar 1, 2011, 8:56 AM - Re: My DC-15A rifle project #3

    Sample photo of part made by my "technology".

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    Mar 1, 2011, 10:33 AM - Re: My DC-15A rifle project #4

    I like how you're getting those lines nice and sharp. Great job! Can't wait to see more pics.
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    Mar 10, 2011, 8:00 AM - Re: My DC-15A rifle project #5

    Today, the star of the day was Mr. Mark - turner
    I have received from him parts made of aluminum. Scope body is made up of parts bolted together, and the ring to the handle turns with slight resistance (to the inner ring fits into the gap between parts of the body causing the immobilization of thrust). Rotating the scope is a derivative of the idea of the rotating part of the middle-front of the rifle. The point is that in "upside down" the scope can be rotated so as not to be aimed at the part in front of. The lens on the "trumpet" in front of the scope is ideally suited from the old Soviet photo camera "Smiena" . The rear part of the body is hollow. It will be inside painted black with imitation viewfinder and lens cut from old glasses. Other parts are: cap for the end of the barrel, "ring before the body of the handle" (or whatever it called), and the other parts







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  6. Mar 10, 2011, 8:13 AM - Re: My DC-15A rifle project #6

    Stunning scope!!!
    I want one.
  7. Mar 10, 2011, 12:55 PM - Re: My DC-15A rifle project #7

    Quote piotr said: View Post
    Today, the star of the day was Mr. Mark - turner - I have received from him parts made of aluminum.
    [url=http://www.fotosik.pl]

    WOW, could I be a royal PITA and ask you how much this little lot cost you?
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    Mar 11, 2011, 4:17 AM - Re: My DC-15A rifle project #8

    I don't know what is royal PITA ... I paid about 70€ (all parts shown on photo).
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    Mar 11, 2011, 8:31 AM - Re: My DC-15A rifle project #9

    Thats a stunning piece dude!Awesome!
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    Mar 11, 2011, 8:46 AM - Re: My DC-15A rifle project #10

    Very Nice!!!
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    Mar 12, 2011, 4:28 PM - Re: My DC-15A rifle project #11

    Yesterday I engrave on a laser plotter three plastic plates (2 clear polystyrene, 1 black polystyrene with a metallized layer), which form a view of the viewfinder. The layers are separated by a distance of 3mm. Together, they create a cool 3D effect.
    It is only fitting, but it looks like this:

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    Mar 12, 2011, 5:09 PM - Re: My DC-15A rifle project #12

    Awesome!!
  13. Mar 14, 2011, 3:27 PM - Re: My DC-15A rifle project #13

    Quote piotr said: View Post
    I don't know what is royal PITA
    I though everyone knew LOL it stands for a Pain in the A... you get the point

    Quote piotr said: View Post
    I paid about 70€ (all parts shown on photo).
    Dam that's a nice price, shame I can't afford something like that or I'd be ordering some bits today

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