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Posted: 10/24/2003 11:48:05 AM EST
[Last Edit: 10/27/2003 10:39:31 AM EST by Fruit_of_the_Looms]
Let's see if I have this pic thing figured out.

Oh, that's a beautiful red X. Crap!

WooooHoooo...I finally did it! My first pic posted on the 'net. Uh...you guys can see it can't you?
Link Posted: 10/24/2003 12:15:19 PM EST
[Last Edit: 10/24/2003 6:59:26 PM EST by Fruit_of_the_Looms]
Here's a second attempt to post a pic. It's not AK or even AR related but it's cool anyway.

edited; Daughter was uncomfortable with her pic on the net, so I changed to this one. It's the inside of a B-17 looking forward towards the bombadiers postition.
Link Posted: 10/24/2003 4:30:18 PM EST
There have been 24 views here, I think I had 10 or so trying to figure things out.

Can you guys see the pics or are they red X's. Help me out guys, what do you see?
Link Posted: 10/24/2003 5:39:44 PM EST

Originally Posted By Fruit_of_the_Looms:
Can you guys see the pics or are they red X's. Help me out guys, what do you see?

i can see the pic.'s perfectly (i know the "red x's" yer talking about - none here) btw- nice furniture on yer rifle, if mine had looked like that i might not have bedlined it.
Link Posted: 10/24/2003 6:14:36 PM EST
Thanks for the reply amigo.

Actually the wood looked like it was shaped with a chunk of cinder block. I did sand it down with 100 grit and then restained it and it came out a whole lot better.
Link Posted: 10/26/2003 9:59:18 PM EST
How many rounds is that magazine?
Link Posted: 10/27/2003 12:14:23 AM EST
I see two pictures and one red X.

That looks like a 40 round mag.
Link Posted: 10/27/2003 12:25:05 AM EST
one SAR and one B17 pic is what i see.

nice quality pics BTW. what cam are you using?
Link Posted: 10/27/2003 10:38:47 AM EST
Yes, that is the 40 rd mag that came with the rifle.

The one red x beside the AK pic is something I could edit out of the address I'm sure.

I'm using a HP 215. It's something like a 1.3 meg camera with a fixed lens around $130 or so. Not a real bad little camera, but it ain't nothing special.

Thanks for the responses guys. Hunting Pictures (Hunt101) new format is real easy to use. Even I figured it out.
Link Posted: 10/27/2003 10:50:19 AM EST
Here's a pic of the SAR-1 with the refinished wood. I sanded it down with 100 grit, no reason to get too carried away, it's only an AK , and stained the wood with Tru-Test Cherrywood stain and Fromby's Low Gloss Tung Oil, because that's what I had on hand.

Link Posted: 10/27/2003 10:55:31 AM EST
Nice pictures. Usually, at least on my computer, when someone has a picture of their rifle its so dark that I have to download it then brighten it up to see it. Yours looks real nice. Also nice AK. Was wanting to get a SAR-1 sometime soon. If you got it from a dealer which one did you get it from. From looking around I see 2 possibilities; either Atlantic Firearms or Aim look like good choices.
Link Posted: 10/28/2003 6:11:42 AM EST
Thanks Alpo.

Always use a flash, even if outside. Most people don't understand the idea. In fact, that is the north side of the fence, in the middle of the day.

I bought the gun from my local dealer who had several in stock. The rifle and box both say Century, of course, but I have no idea where he bought them.
Link Posted: 10/29/2003 10:45:18 AM EST
Pretty wood. I'll send you mine and let you refinish them too....
Link Posted: 11/1/2003 7:19:19 AM EST
Here's mine w/refinished wood and Duplicolor 1200degree engine paint.

Link Posted: 11/1/2003 10:16:16 AM EST
Man, that turned out sweet gotm4!

Very nice.
Link Posted: 11/7/2003 10:32:48 AM EST
Very nice indeed. What color did you use on the metal? It looks shiny in the picture.

Link Posted: 11/7/2003 3:26:35 PM EST

Originally Posted By Lancelot:
Very nice indeed. What color did you use on the metal? It looks shiny in the picture.

It's Dupli-Color black DH1602 HIGH HEAT Ceramic 1200 degree. It's a little shiny but not too bad. The can has a black lid with white letter and the can is burnt orange in color. I got it at WalMart. The finish looks just like the Siaga AKs.
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