Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Rifles, Reloading, Optics, Equipment > Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics


Reply

Painted or camo stock pics?

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 07-07-2005, 10:16 AM
Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Michigan-USA
Posts: 75
Painted or camo stock pics?

I'm gonna try my hand at painting a stock. Any tips or pics you could share to make my first attempt more fool proof (or just give me some ideas [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/crazy.gif[/img]) would be appreciated. thanks-Duff
__________________
....when they pry my cold dead fingers from around it
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 07-07-2005, 11:13 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Georgia
Posts: 23
Re: Painted or camo stock pics?

I am doing the same thing on a Howa SS Syn Stock 22-250. Got a base coat of Krylon on it now. Would also be interested in what the forum says.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 07-07-2005, 08:06 PM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: OHIO
Posts: 2,419
Re: Painted or camo stock pics?

Here is HS precisions "prairie grass"



John Noveske's "Southwest Oregon"



Lex Webernick's "brown camo." This is the stock I'm sending to Kirby Allen for my new .270 Allen Mag.



"Sand" by HS Precision and "3 shaded of brown grass" by MG Arms



Here is a sight that might give you some other ideas. You can look all through their gallery and see what other folks have.

MG arms
__________________
Derek M.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 07-07-2005, 08:39 PM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Yakima, Washington
Posts: 3,833
Re: Painted or camo stock pics?

Duff:

If it’s a job that you’re going to do yourself, you can get a lot of ideas over on "Snipers Hide" .

If you want to see a lot of different blends and patterns from McMillan, go to "24 Hour Campfire" and search for “swirley” , "mcswirley", or variations of same.

Derek’s pics and site reference show a lot of combo and possibilities also.

I’ve got a combo pattern coming on a McMillan that hopefully will be here soon.
__________________
ss7mm
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 07-08-2005, 07:34 AM
Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Michigan-USA
Posts: 75
Re: Painted or camo stock pics?

thanks guys-awsome pictures! That definately gives me some ideas [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/smile.gif[/img]
__________________
....when they pry my cold dead fingers from around it
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 07-08-2005, 07:06 PM
Silver Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Beale AFB, CA
Posts: 189
Re: Painted or camo stock pics?

Duff and Homer,

I sent you two an e-mail with the pictures of the gun that I painted. I think it turned out real well for my first paint job. I am proud of it.
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 07-09-2005, 03:59 PM
Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Posts: 32
Re: Painted or camo stock pics?

Duff,

Check out Lauer for ideas and templates. They also have pics on AR15.com

http://www.lauerweaponry.com/
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads for: Painted or camo stock pics?
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Painted my Vangard Stock efw Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics 5 07-11-2011 06:32 PM
New 338 Snipe-Tac rifle pics, snow camo stock Black Diamond 408 Long Range Hunting & Shooting 15 01-27-2011 09:09 PM
Painted my stock H2OFUZZ Long Range Hunting & Shooting 6 12-14-2010 11:07 PM
Any pics of HS urban camo stock on a gun? lovdasnow Rifles, Bullets, Barrels and Ballistics 9 11-29-2008 11:31 PM
I need a stock painted deerhuntermike Guns For Sale 4 06-25-2003 08:49 PM

Current Poll
How Many Different Cartridges Do You Reload For?
ZERO, all factory ammo - 8.05%
358 Votes
1 - 2.79%
124 Votes
2 or 3 - 14.60%
649 Votes
4 or 5 - 20.45%
909 Votes
6 or 7 - 14.78%
657 Votes
8 or 9 - 8.62%
383 Votes
10 or more - 30.71%
1,365 Vote
Total Votes: 4,445
You may not vote on this poll.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:39 PM.


Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2014 Long Range Hunting, LLC