I think I may just have mentioned it before.
So, a few days ago, I got the wild hair to build an AK pistol. Mostly because I could not find one for sale for a reasonable price. So, I bought a parts kit, got some tools, almost bought a receiver flat, bending die, and shop press... but just went ahead and ordered a NoDakSpud receiver and had it shipped to my FFL.
In the meantime, I should have seen it coming. Things were going too smoothly.
Then the first thing happens. A box of parts shows up covered in BBQ sauce.
Well, the receiver is supposed to show up today, so last night I track the package.
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I google news about anything happening in Peru, IL and find that there is a minor flood in the area. That can't be it, so I email NoDakSpud, and find out that UPS had a freaking train derail near Chicago, and my AK receiver was in the middle of it.
Just to add insult to injury, I look for the train wreck on the news. Just to see if it was something like a bridge collapse, hit a truck, anything like that. Nope. It was a freak gust of wind.
Well, I now have a name for my AK Pistol: