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Gunsmith troubles!!! Help!!

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Unread 07-22-2013, 05:24 PM
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Re: Gunsmith troubles!!! Help!!

Originally Posted by tinkerer View Post
I'm sorry, but this is one of the reasons I like Savage so much. A little ingenuity on my part makes a custom worth thousands at my home part time.

I understand gunsmiths are highly skilled, but they are human also.

Just my DA opinion.

Good luck. Maybe someone lives near this gusmith?

A "take apart" Savage isnt even in the same realm as a custom built rifle via a gunsmith.
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Unread 07-22-2013, 05:35 PM
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Re: Gunsmith troubles!!! Help!!

Thanks guys for all your input. Maybe I should just give it little more time, just wish I had better contact with the guy. But when I look back when he wanted me money contact was easy. I guess give it time, keep trying to contact him. Live and learn!

Anyone looking do to some rifle work?
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Unread 07-22-2013, 05:44 PM
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Re: Gunsmith troubles!!! Help!!

You can and have given a good description of what is taking place with your transaction. And you have not bashed him. But I would give a name so others can decide if they wish to do business with him. Also maybe a personal friend or shooter near him knows of a way to contact him or if he has a good excuse for not answering messages left. In the end, if it does not play out, I would have all documentation of funds and what was sent to him and plan a day there to collect your property. Hope it works out for you.

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Unread 07-22-2013, 05:58 PM
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Re: Gunsmith troubles!!! Help!!

I would send him correspondence via certified mail! Start a paper trail!
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing" - 6.5x284 Build Thread - 6.5x284 Ongoing Shooting Thread - 338 Lapua Build Thread
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