Author Archives: Doan

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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F-TR Class Rifle

Stolle Action McMillan stock. Just at 18 pounds

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Offset Rear Bases for Redfield style sights

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Doan, Barry and Lige’s Range Cart for Camp Perry

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Highly Figured American Walnut Rifle Stock with Barnard Action

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Synthetic Stock Snowstorm

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New Stock for a Savage Model 12 Palma

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New Stock for a Savage Model 12 Palma

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New Forend Panels for Martini Mark III

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Moveable Trigger Shoe for a Kenyon Trigger

One of the problems on old Kenyon triggers is the trigger placement. If you have small hands, reaching the trigger is a problem. Making the trigger shoe movable solves the problem.

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Open F-Class Barnard Action Low Rider Stock

300 Winchester Short Mag

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F-class Stock

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Start of bedding 2000 Anschutz

The reason for the wood chisel is to scrape the finish off to get a good bond between the bedding compound and the wood. 2000 Anschutz are extremely thin in the area of the action screws.

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Grips

Note to Doan from Sue….. Keep your fingers out of the sanding belt! br />

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