Tag Archives: Metalworking

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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Making a Vostok Forend

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F-Class TR Stock Finished

This is a right hand stock with a left handed action.

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New Grips Available

Just arrived and ready for finishing …. they are all available except the one marked “Lige”.  The unfinished grips will be available through Gary Eliseo.

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Curly Maple F-Class Prone Rifle Finished

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Surface Grinder

This machine is really handy to fix recoil lugs that have been overtightened, and also truing parts that need grinding.  This is part of the equipment that was once owned by George Mitchell (Mitchell movie camera and Panavision).

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Installing Magetic Cheekpiece Riser

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Mike C – Walnut Rifle – More Final Pics

Doan is at the match in Phoenix this weekend, so I’m just finishing up some final pics. ~Sue

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Quick Disconnect Cheek Piece with Magnet for TR and F-Class Rifle

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Inletting and Bedding ~ Barnard F-Class Rifle

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More Final Pics US Veterans Palma Raffle Rifle

To see the progress on this rifle, click on the Category tab to the right titled “Veterans Palma Team Raffle Rifle”

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Completed USA Veterans Palma Raffle Rifle

Unique serial number action USA Veterans Palma Raffle Rifle Continue reading

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Action Screw in Trigger Guard ~ Veterans Palma Raffle Rifle

The purpose of the screw is so that one Allen wrench will fit all all action screws on the rifle.  The industry does not make a flathead screw with the same Allen wrench size in a flathead, so I had … Continue reading

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Making and Inserting Stainless Steel Washer ~ Veterans Palma Raffle Rifle

A handy source for making the stainless steel washers – worn out barrels.

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Making Trigger Guard Opening ~ Veterans Palma Raffle Rifle

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Inletted and Measuring for Trigger Guard ~ Veterans Palma Raffle Rifle

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Bedding Action ~ Veterans Palma Raffle Rifle

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Placing Action in Inletting ~ Veterans Palma Raffle Rifle

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Preparation for Bedding Action Veterans Palma Raffle Rifle

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Making a Pillar for Veterans Palma Raffle RIfle

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Inletting – Veterans Palma Raffle Rifle

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Checking Shoulders with Bluing on Veterans Palma Raffle Rifle

Checking the shoulders on barrel, the recoil lug and receiver to see that they all meet squarly.  

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Cutting Barrel Stub for Veterans Palma Raffle Rifle

Roughing out the barrel stub and getting ready for threading.

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Checking to Make Sure Barrel is on Center

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