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Unread 06-06-2006, 07:33 PM
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Re: composite stocks

I am still waiting on my stock. I ordered it 14 weeks ago and McMillan told me it would take 10 to 12 weeks for delivery. Well guess what, it's still not here. I wish I knew how to build stocks, because I would open up a buisness. I don't think anybody really challanges them except for H&S Precision, and I don't think their stocks (H&S) are nearly the quality of McMillan. So I guess the wait is worth it, I just wish when they say 10 to 12 weeks, it comes in that time frame.
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    Unread 06-07-2006, 03:30 AM
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    Bob Culbertson at <a href="www.lonewolfriflestocks.com/" target="_blank">Lone Wolf</a> just did a stock for an old Sako L579, I could not be happier.


    hi m8 i tried the link but it doesn't seem to work
    thanks
    Colin

    Good luck,

    Shu

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    Unread 06-07-2006, 03:37 AM
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    Ever consider a quailty laminated stock? Got a guy that make awsome LAMINATED A-5 stocks for under 300 bucks US. And if he won't ship out side the US, buy it, ship it to me and I will send it to you.

    doug [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/wink.gif[/img]

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    Hi m8
    i have never considered a laminated stock.
    but i am open to anything,as weight is not an issue for this project i would like a look at one if you have any pics
    THANKS FOR THE VERY KIND OFFER OF GOING TO THE TROUBLE OF SHIPPING THE STOCK FOR ME.I MAY TAKE YOU UP ON THIS AT SOME TIME.(I WILL PAY YOU FOR THE TROUBLE,AS I DO NOT EXPECT ANYTHING FOR FREE)

    Thanks again
    Colin
    and if there is anything we have in the UK let me know and i will see if i can help.
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    Re: composite stocks

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    I am still waiting on my stock. I ordered it 14 weeks ago and McMillan told me it would take 10 to 12 weeks for delivery. Well guess what, it's still not here. I wish I knew how to build stocks, because I would open up a buisness. I don't think anybody really challanges them except for H&S Precision, and I don't think their stocks (H&S) are nearly the quality of McMillan. So I guess the wait is worth it, I just wish when they say 10 to 12 weeks, it comes in that time frame.

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    I get sick of being told that something is going to take x amount of time,when in reality they are never going to Honor there time of delivery.mine has doubled,witch i think is totally unacceptabl.

    personally i think MC Milan is trading on there past reputation.its just a shame i can not find anyone that can have my cash instead.
    thanks
    Colin
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    Unread 06-07-2006, 10:47 AM
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    Col,
    Isn't MC Milan an Italian football Team!!!! [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img] [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img] [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img] [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img]
    [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/ooo.gif[/img] oh, that should be FC!!!! [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/laugh.gif[/img] [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/laugh.gif[/img] [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/laugh.gif[/img] [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/laugh.gif[/img]

    Ian.

    PS. Look forward to meeting you at Geoff's shoot.
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    Unread 06-07-2006, 11:01 AM
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    Col,
    Isn't MC Milan an Italian football
    Team!!!! [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img] [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img] [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img] [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img]
    <font color="red"> </font> they certainly must be doing something else as they don't make stocks on time [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/blush.gif[/img] [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/tongue.gif[/img]




    [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/ooo.gif[/img] oh, that should be FC!!!! [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/laugh.gif[/img] [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/laugh.gif[/img] [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/laugh.gif[/img] [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/laugh.gif[/img]

    Ian.

    PS. Look forward to meeting you at Geoff's shoot.

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    <font color="red"> </font> yes i will come and show you all how to do it THE wrong way [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img] [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img] [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img]
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    Unread 06-07-2006, 02:13 PM
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    Re: composite stocks

    Col,

    I'm the guy that makes the laminated A-5L stocks. The info from dlebeck was correct, but I'll elaborate a bit. $265.00 and three weeks gets you an A-5 style laminated stock. We call it an A-5L. Exact dupe of the McMillan, and in your choice of color. Inletted with bbl contour, can also install a Decellerator pad to your length of pull for an additional $75.00.
    If you're building a gun on a larger custom action, we offer our A-5CT. this stock is exactly the same in the forend and from the pistol grip back, but it is taller and wider in the action area.

    You can e-mail me at jkrussos@comcastdotnet replace the dot with a . and I'll send you some pics.
    If you look under equipment reviews on this forum you'll see a thread on Joel Russo stock, there are a few pics of ceg1963's, stock that is one of mine.
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