Quantcast
  1. Sign up now and join over 35,000 northwest gun owners. It's quick, easy, and 100% free!

PlayboyPenguin's new project

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by Cougfan2, Apr 20, 2010.

  1. Cougfan2

    Cougfan2 Hillsboro, OR Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    3,792
    Likes Received:
    597
    Now that we've seen PBP sell off a chunk of his collection to fund a new "project", I think we are all wondering what it will be. I will start the speculation by wondering if it will be something like this.

    batman_squirt_gun.jpg

    batman_squirt_gun.jpg
     
  2. Chee-to

    Chee-to Oregon Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    2,289
    Likes Received:
    1,707
    Oh, Duuuuude .....:wow:

    batman_squirt_gun.jpg
     
  3. PlayboyPenguin

    PlayboyPenguin Pacific Northwest Well-Known Member 2016 Volunteer

    Messages:
    4,833
    Likes Received:
    1,744
    Ewww...that is a bit gross. :)

    The secret project is no real secret. I am going to spend the next year building a fully custom 1911 from scratch. I am even having the slide special made with special engraving. I have just reached a stage where just collecting "more of the same" does not really interest me that much right now. So I am going to do something unique that might reignite my interest a bit.:)
     
  4. Cougfan2

    Cougfan2 Hillsboro, OR Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    3,792
    Likes Received:
    597
    I was trying to find something that looked like a super cool batman type gun and came across that. Too funny.
     
  5. Cougfan2

    Cougfan2 Hillsboro, OR Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    3,792
    Likes Received:
    597
    Check this site out. It might give you some cool ideas.

    http://www.geminicustoms.com/
     
  6. M.Link

    M.Link Guest

    Are you building it from real scratch like bare metal and machining everything? Or buying parts and putting it together? You must plan on putting some money ito it! Better show pictures!
     
  7. Cougfan2

    Cougfan2 Hillsboro, OR Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    3,792
    Likes Received:
    597
    Methinks a work in progress thread will be in order to show the steps in the process. :thumbup:
     
  8. d1esel

    d1esel Ridgefield WA. Member

    Messages:
    231
    Likes Received:
    2
    I'll bet he still won't shoot it.:laugh:
     
  9. kLewis

    kLewis Beaverton, OR Active Member

    Messages:
    105
    Likes Received:
    26
    That sounds really cool! :cool:
     
  10. YFZsandrider

    YFZsandrider Tacoma, Wa Member

    Messages:
    428
    Likes Received:
    4
    5" Bobtail??? :thumbup:
     
  11. jmh119

    jmh119 Hillsboro, Oregon Member

    Messages:
    538
    Likes Received:
    16
    Yep! It will be way too pretty to shoot. A real safe queen!
     
  12. PlayboyPenguin

    PlayboyPenguin Pacific Northwest Well-Known Member 2016 Volunteer

    Messages:
    4,833
    Likes Received:
    1,744
    Don't bet on it. This thing is going to be unsellable when I finish anyway so I might as well shoot it. :)
     
  13. turq

    turq Molino,oregon Member

    Messages:
    294
    Likes Received:
    7
    So a Titanium Commander in 38 Super?
    Good Luck...
     
  14. madcratebuilder

    madcratebuilder Ardenwald, OR Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    1,278
    Likes Received:
    175
    I thought about buying a raw forging and machining it. That is way to many hours standing in front of a mill, I have plenty of other things to waste time at! It would be cool to do a complete build yourself, how many hours, 100?
     
  15. elsullo

    elsullo Portland Oregon New Member

    Messages:
    1,199
    Likes Received:
    51
    I used to know a skilled machinist who was a rabid gun nut, reloader, and hunter. He had a substantial stash of pure ZIRCONIUM bar stock, and had the skills and tools to work it. But it was decades ago. And he was a Communist---you might not like him........................elsullo :D
     
  16. PlayboyPenguin

    PlayboyPenguin Pacific Northwest Well-Known Member 2016 Volunteer

    Messages:
    4,833
    Likes Received:
    1,744
    This is not a Batman gun, but how about a Superman rifle. :)

    GunEngraved.jpg

    GunEngraved.jpg
     
  17. Cougfan2

    Cougfan2 Hillsboro, OR Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    3,792
    Likes Received:
    597
    Awesome. :thumbup: Kryptonite for Bambi.

    GunEngraved.jpg