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Unread 03-23-2004, 06:42 PM
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Ambidextrous Rifle

Ive been trying to convince my dad to build a long range rifle for himself(that would be used almost exclusivley by me [img]images/icons/grin.gif[/img] ) He said he'll pay for half, but there is a problem. I shoot left handed and he shoots right handed. Anybody no a possible solution?
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    Unread 03-23-2004, 06:56 PM
     
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    Get a straight stock with no cheekpiece.
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    Unread 03-23-2004, 07:01 PM
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    Re: Ambidextrous Rifle

    what is the minimum it would cost to have a gun built if i have my own action, but one that would still shoot adequate groups?
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    Re: Ambidextrous Rifle

    Pa,

    I sent a remington 700 to pac-not to get trued, and have a barrel put on $450, I bought a laminated stock from richards microfit $200, and did the bedding myself, and put a jewel 2oz trigger, $160 on it, I have $860 in the rifle, the last chance I had to shoot it the last measured 1/4", the last three went in a hole measuring .045, but im really sure it has the potential to shoot constant .1's.
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    Unread 03-23-2004, 09:11 PM
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    Re: Ambidextrous Rifle

    I have an ambedextrious hevy gun stock, partialy finished. It is solid cherry. It has a thumb hole built for left and right handed. Not sure what your looking for. I can e-mail pics if interested. I am also a gunsmith if you are looking to put one together.

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    my email is poppakopp04@hotmail.com
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    Re: Ambidextrous Rifle

    I shoot left handed and have a leftie 308 and a righty 300. If I'm shooting from a bench or prone, I prefer the right handed gun because it's easier to load and work the bolt. For hunting the lefty is my preferred weapon so I can shoot offhand and get a reasonably quick follow up shot.
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