Backyard Inventor

Homemade Targets for Target Shooting

I came up an easy way to make my targets for my attempt at Bullseye shooting. But my old eyes didn’t pick up the black targets that are usually used with my black front sight. So you only need a few things and chances are you have some of the stuff you need to make one.

A build for a friend

This project has been going on for a while; I’m building it for my buddy Thor’s Axe.  Sometimes in life you get a bonus for being a good person.  I’m doing some modifications to this for reliable nose down dropping, so when he gets it it’ll be ready to mount to the bench and on the Star Sizer.

Got me a new scale

Well finally got a good new scale a GemPro 300, I works the way I want. I can see the display clear and I like it. It works for the way I reload on my progressive loader. What I meant to say is the second digit is a 1/10 of a 1/10 of a grain

Better eyes, better shooting

  These are my homemade diopter shooting glasses and new grips; when we get old our eyes start giving out. Worst thing for me, tried shooting Bullseye style shooting. Plus the human can’t focus on 3 things at once, the simple device of diopter shooting glasses makes that all go away. Now you can see […]
Star sizer automatic bullet feeder
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Star sizer automatic bullet feeder

Those that know me know that I like to make things.  Sometimes they are hard and take some time to develop, and this is one of them.  This was my very first video!  At the time I was getting sick and knew if I waited one more day I wouldn’t be able to do it.  I was right; I was down for a month-and-a-half.  It took many days and hours, but glad I did it.