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European Walnut Smallbore Rifle

I am converting this rifle stock from left handed to right handed.  This was a Clifford Pierson stock for an Anschutz rifle.  I’ve added the pistol grip cap to lengthen the pistol grip so that the hand will be more … Continue reading

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European Walnut Smallbore Rifle

I am converting this rifle stock from left handed to right handed.  This was a Clifford Pierson stock for an Anschutz rifle.  I’ve added the pistol grip cap to lengthen the pistol grip so that the hand will be more … Continue reading

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Gustin Canted Stock Inletting for a K. Kenyon Barreled Action

This is a Karl Kenyon action. I am not sure how many he made. I am hoping to have this completed for the Made in America Match at Camp Perry July 24th through 28th.

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Wayne Forshee wins Second Day Rocky Mountain Palma match

Congratulations to Wayne Forshee, winner of the second day of the Rocky Mountain Palma match in Raton, New Mexico on July 7th. Wayne used one of the stocks that I made, and it was featured here on my website many … Continue reading

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Rebluing an Old Mauser Receiver

This started out to be a small project to rework an old Mauser to make a hunting gun. Like all things it turned into a larger project. I decided to clean up the rust a bit and make it look … Continue reading

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22 Rimfire English Walnut Prone Stock Finished

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F-Class Low Rider

Checking the fit of the bedding block in the stock.  The bedding block will also add rigidity to the stock. Machining the bedding block for BAT action

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Finished English Walnut Palma Rifle Stock

 

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Offset Sight Bases for Scope Prototype #2

I have found that it was more difficult to use the scope than the iron sights, so I am making a set of offset sights for the scope.

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Offset Sight Bases for Scope Prototype #1

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US National Rifle Team Award

Presented to Doan in Phoenix at the Arizona State Palma Champtionship Match on December 5, 2010. “Many years ago I acquired the rifle that Danny Sanchez shot in the Palma match that was won by the US.   I hope … Continue reading

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Buttplate and Escutcheon Installed ~ English Walnut Palma Rifle

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Burled Walnut Prone Anschutz Rifle

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F-Class Rifle Low Rider Forend Machining

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F-Class Rifle Low Rider

   

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English Walnut Palma Rifle

Finishing up the shadow line.

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Curly Maple Palma Rifle

       

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Palma Rifle English Walnut Finished

Palma Rifle in English Walnut for a Barnard action

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Palma Stock ~ English Walnut

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Inletting for Trigger ~ Stolle Swindelhurst w/ Anschutz Trigger Assembly

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Savage Bolt Face and Lugs

Even though this is a floating bolt head, it is still necessary to true the bolt head.  After lapping the lugs and bolt face, notice that the Savage dimple is gone.  This should slow down ‘blowing or blanking’ primers.

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Cutting Action Screws to Length ~ F-Class Laminate

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LowRider F-Class Stock

Building a Forend for F-Class Gun to Reduce Ride Heigth

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Starting Laminate F-Class Rifle Stock

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Stippling Vostok Forend

The stippling on the forend has been done with the same stippling that is on the grips (no border).  It is quite plain and utilitarian.  The original forend was missing, and the owner wanted a new one with a Schnabel.

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