Monthly Archives: November 2013

Mango 52 Rimfire Final Sanding

This is the last stage of sanding down to a 400 grit in finishing this stock.

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Bloop Tube for Mango 52 Rimfire

This is the final turning after drilling of the bloop tube. It is turned on center from the attachment end only so that there will be no runouts. This  is to replicate the length of a Palma rifle but on … Continue reading

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Trigger Guard for Mango 52 Rimfire Rifle

Since so many of these rifles are different shapes and configurations, it is preferable to custom make each trigger guard to fit the individual rifle, rather than trying to find a supply source.  That way, after the bedding is complete, … Continue reading

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Final Bedding Mango 52 Winchester Rimfire

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Buttplate Extension for Mango Stock for 52 Winchester

It is difficult when working with some of these stocks to get a long enough extension that will be short enough and long enough at the same time for offhand and prone shooting.  A telescoping extension piece for the buttplate … Continue reading

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Koa F/TR Stock

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Chambering a Rimfire Target Rifle

This is the start of chambering a rimfire target rifle for smallbore. It is important to get everything on center for accuracy. I am doing this with a 4 jaw chuck. After adjustment, it is now on center and ready … Continue reading

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McMillan Stock with Barnard action (Red Chile Pepper)

This was a McMillan blank which I inletted, pillar bedded with 3 pillars and added a recoil lug, and I also painted it Candy Apple Red.   It will be used for open F-Class.  It’s chambered it a 7mm Shehane. … Continue reading

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Fiddleback Claro Walnut Rifle Stock with Barnard Action Finished

Custom stock design, chambered, and BRX for longrange prone shooting

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Koa Thumbhole Stock for Barnard Action

    This is probably the only Koa Thumbhole stock in the world!  I made two buttplates for this rifle so that it could be used for International (300 meters) and HighPower.

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Modifying and Cleaning a Kenyon trigger for an adjustable trigger shoe

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Machining and Drilling to install Adjustable Buttplate and Cheekpiece for Fancy Mango Rifle Stock for 52-E Smallbore Prone Target Rifle

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Duplicating Fancy Mango Rifle Stock for 52-E Smallbore Prone Target Rifle

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