Author Archives: Doan

Trudie Fay Wins Another National Fullbore Championship!

Congratulations, My Friend! You did it again! I have had the privilege of building Trudie’s rifles for the last few years.

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We Will Never Forget

Not much for me to say, the video below says it all.   CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO  

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A Different Kind of Woodworking….

This year I entered this Spinning Wheel into the New Mexico State Fair. I did this in my spare time between all of the other projects. I made spinning wheels years ago. And in between spinning wheels, I made rifles … Continue reading

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Pistol Grip for an AR-15 Chassis

This is the same grip pattern I use for the tube guns, but it has been modified for an AR-15 chassis. Safety detent and safety lever have been changed so that the safety lever can rotate. Each grip is customized … Continue reading

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Koa Stock for a Defiance Action

I have had this stock in my collection for awhile. I was contacted by someone who wanted to know if his Rebel Defiance Drop Port Action would fit. He was looking for Koa and I remember that I had this stock … Continue reading

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Final: Duplicated Fiddleback Maple & Walnut Stock for Stolle Panda Big Bore Action

Here we have an example of a polished action. in order to match the action, I polished the rest of the metalwork on this rifle.

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Duplicated Fiddleback Maple & Walnut Stock for Stolle Panda Big Bore Action

A client asked me to customize a stock for him. He sent me a stock that he had and liked and a fiddleback maple & walnut blank that he had previous found. I put them in the duplicator and the … Continue reading

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Prone Stock Long Range for Savage Action Final Pics

The 2 pictures of the back of the stock show the prism effect of the curly maple.

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Pillar Bedding for a Savage Palma Rifle

Cutting a pillar to mate with the Savage action.

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Finished: English Walnut Stock for a Barnard Action

This is just waiting for its new owner to come and get it.  

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English Walnut Stock for a Barnard Action

This is using a bedding block that I make.  

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Stuff For Sale

I’ve post a bunch of barrels and items on Accurate Shooter Forum. You can find my profile and look under postings here: My Profile.

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Wood Grip

Another Grip finished. These grips can be custom made for your hand. They can be made to fit a AR-15, AR1-10, Eliseo’s and other metal stocks. Got a little head of myself and sent off the finished grip without finally … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Doan!

Clare here. When I’m in town or not (over the phone), I try to help out posting on this blog (you can blame the spelling errors and broken links on me) for Doan.. who I affectionally call Dad, Pops and … Continue reading

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Finished work on F-Open Claro Walnut Stock for Golden Bear Stolle Panda Action

Finished this rifle! I finished this up on my birthday! And shipped it! Below are pictures of the finishing touches.  Which can be a little scary after all the hard work and time put into each piece, one false move … Continue reading

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More stuff for sale!

Here’s a bunch of vintage “memorabilia” for sale! CLICK HERE!!!! 

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LINK FIXED. Items for Sale.

I put up a bunch of stuff online… Take a look : HERE!!! CLICK HERE!!

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Continuing work on a F-Open Claro Walnut Stock for Golden Bear Stolle Panda Action

I am now in the continuing stages of work on this stock. Since, 3 inch wood in rare to come by, I have added “runners” on the sides of the fore-end. The owner of this rifle has request a longer … Continue reading

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Finished Claro Walnut for 40x Smallbore

Finished this up today. This was made to match his Palma rifle. Take a look.

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Beginning of a F-Open Claro Walnut Stock for Gold Bear Stolle Panda Action

I got a special request for this stock. The owner wanted a low profile and something different done with the pickle forks. (I’m still work on the 40X Smallbore Rifle from the last post.)

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Gunbroker

I put some stuff up on Gunbroker. CLICK HERE Thanks.

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Remington 40x Claro Walnut Prone Stock for Smallbore

This piece of Claro Walnut has different grain because it’s quarter sawn. It’s usually don’t see much quarter sawn wood. It takes a lot of raw material. (Manufactures like Stickley were very well known to use this kind of cut.)  … Continue reading

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Fiddlebacked Claro Walnut Stock for a Barnard Action

The owner of this new stock picked my certificate off the prize table at The Southwest Nationals. He chose a great piece of claro walnut. It has a lot of fiddleback in the forend.  

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Breathing New Life into Old Wood

Over the last 25 years, three moves and three states….. I have a lot of leftover pieces. The other day, I was sorting through all the pieces and thought… why don’t I make laminate stocks.  I laminated a mixture of … Continue reading

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Final Pictures of F-Class BAT Action and Stock

Today, I finished the stock for this project. Also, I included a rail, so it could be used in FTR. Soon, this will be sent to its owner.  

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