Thanks for the comment. If you get a chance, please post photos of your dream stock modifications. Don't worry about the cosmetics we want function over form here (well I do
What do you consider a "thumbhole of appropriate design"? And what would be an acceptable palm swell?
I (think!) I agree with your comments about length of the forend. I should be able to add at least 2" within the weight constraints.
When you mention a squared off forend, are you talking something along the lines of an Accuracy International chassis?
Please keep the comments coming.