HAO published a new video earlier today on their Facebook page, which is of particular interest to authenticity fans because it illustrates the stamping process for their 7075T6 PTW lowers:


I’ve got to say, the pics HAO has provided as an EXCLUSIVE to The Reptile House Blog (thanks to Bismarck from HAO) are really, really exciting and represent a quantum leap in PTW trades.

Here’s a slideshow of the images:

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Bismarck tells me that one HAO 80% lower undergoes 3 hours of machining to make it PTW compliant...and that’s before it’s tarted-up during the finishing process.