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Open F-Class English Walnut Stock for a Barnard Action Right Hand Drive, Left Hand Crank

Duplicated the stock. I’ve started the carving to smooth it out. This appears to be one of the finest piece of English Walnut that I have worked on in loooooong, loooong time. In order to make up for the fact … Continue reading

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Finished the Backstop of the Trophy

I finally got all the names on the backstop for The Western Wildcat trophy. Will do the base in a few weeks. And show you it when I get it done. Still looking for brass wildcat figurine.  

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That Nice Piece of Claro from 2 weeks ago.

Here’s that beautiful hunk of wood on the duplicator: CLICK HERE! Here’s that beautiful hunk of wood finished. It was a lot of sanding for this stock, totally worth it.  

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My First Radio Controlled Drone

Sue got a new drone. It made me remember my in theAir Force (my time as a rocket scientist). 🙂 When,  I was merely an adult, I was stationed at Cheyenne, Wyoming.. aka 564 Squadron. Below is a picture of … Continue reading

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NEW VIDEO: Feeding and Ejecting using Gary Eliseo’s Magazine.

Here is a video showing feeding and ejecting using Gary Eliseo’s Magazine. Installed by me. DISCLAIMER: I am right handed. This rifle is left handed. 🙂

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NEW VIDEO: Truing and Blueprinting an Action

I’ve putting Clare to work, she shot and edited a video for me. This is a simplified version of what actually happens when I go through this process. A  lot of these tools I made myself years ago, before they … Continue reading

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Completed on English Walnut Short Action Remington to be integrated with Gary Eliseo’s Magazines

Here is the original post, go ahead and read if you haven’t, yet: READ ME!!!! I’ve finally finished this up and shipped it out. Even remembered to get photos of it! Clare and I took video of me truing the action … Continue reading

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For Sale: Stocks

Clare has been here for awhile and we are having a Barn Burner. Cleaning out the garage. Need to be able to turn around to keep making more stuff! Here’s what’s left from the first round on GunBroker.com: FOR SALE … Continue reading

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A5 McMillian BAT Action Converted to Barnard

I think, I have solve the problem with a the short length of pull with the A5. If you were to cut the stock off at a 12.25 LOP,  you will not have a place for your rear bag to … Continue reading

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FOR SALE: Koa, Purple Heart and Maple Laminate Stock

This stock needs a home. I duplicated this a couple years ago. Recently,  I decides to put in an adjustable cheek piece with magnets and an adjustable buttplate. The two outside pieces are fancy koa. Contact me for more information.   … Continue reading

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Left Handed Grip

Are you looking for a Left Handed Grip for a Tube Gun??!! Yes, I have them. If you need one let me know. Thanks, Doan

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Anschutz 1413 Stock Accepts Quadlite Action

  *Action location for trigger location is important depending on the size of people’s hands and fingers.* Note the stock has to be filled with material in the holes from the factory. Then you have to figure out the placement … Continue reading

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Koa Pistol Grip for a Tube Gun

  I keep duplicated grips on hand. When a very custom job arises, I am able to go from block to grip entirely by hand. Especially, if it is a rare or choice piece of wood. Recently this occasion came … Continue reading

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Way Back Wednesday

As some of you know my daughter Clare has been out here visiting. She found some old-ish photos. This one is from the Liverpool, NY Rifle Club. (Clare reminded me how she froze her tuckus off many winters at this … Continue reading

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Rocky Mountain Palma/Santa Fe Regional 2016

Congratulations to Trudie Fay, Derek Rodgers, Jim Gaines, Dean Wheeler and the rest of the amazing shooters that shot some of the rifles that I have built and/or fine-tuned! If you have been left out, I’m suffering from CRS! Please … Continue reading

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Two Open F Class Stocks ~ Bastogne And Claro Walnut #3

The Claro stock is getting finished up. The Bastogne is progressing well.    

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Happy Belated Fourth of July.

  Clare and I watch the fireworks listening to her friend Bill sing the national anthem. Here’s the video of him singing it:                

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New Video: 1967 Rickman Mettise Triumph T100

Hello Everyone. I put a video of my bike up on YouTube. Please take a look.

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Update January 21, 2016

Hi Everyone. I’ve been slowed down for the last couple weeks. Albuquerque was hit with one heck of cold session. We all got it. We’ll be back to our normal posting schedule soon. Question. Anyone going to the Berger Match … Continue reading

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English Walnut Stock 1900 Series Anschutz

 

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2000 Anschutz Stock with Claro/Bastone

This stock is a duplicate of the owner’s high power Palma rifle. He wanted the same look and configuration on both stocks. These are some of the during construction photos. You can see some of the bedding process, note that … Continue reading

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70th Anniversary of the End of WW11

On September 2nd, 1945 the end of World War II happened. Today, I’m going to share some family photos to commemorate this day. Here is a picture of my uncle, Leander Lachance (L.L.) Doan receiving the French Legion of Honor. Note … Continue reading

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Left-handed spruce FTR stock

I am in the process of bedding, weighing all of the parts, and finishing the stock. It will be painted Lapua blue. The goal is to have a finished weight of approximately 4 pounds. The problem is that the finish … Continue reading

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Offset Rear Bases for Redfield / Warner style sights

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Left Handed English Walnut Stock with Barnard Action

Carving pistol grip cap

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