This may not quite be a true Mandalorian gun, but the "Beskar Build" (fed with 458 SOCOM magazines) is certainly an excellent homage to Mando.
I wanted to make an XM177-style AR-308 carbine as a big brother to my Blood Diamond gun, with modern specs in mind. Doing this meant I would have to overcome the obstacles presented by there being no standardized spec among AR-308s and join two separate specs into one functioning rifle. This AR-10A2 project was a […]
Read about Woods' Art Gun project, the T46, based on the Brownells BRN-10A reproduction of the Dutch/Sudanese AR-10, with some parts switched out. This 10-year project was based on the concept of “What if the AR10 was a WWII/Korea/Vietnam gun in US service?”
Looking to build a Neo-Retro AR-180 "Art Gun"? Start with a Brownells BRN-180 URG (once they're available) then follow these guidelines.
What's an "art gun"? It can be speculative, as in "what if", it can be a faithful reproduction or even a modernized classic. Take a read and see what we're doing.