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Unread 03-18-2011, 03:11 PM
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looking 4 a smith to build a ruger no 1 custom

can anyone recommend a good relaible smith to build a custom no 1 .

hofmiester custom shop does work on them , but i've never heard anything good or bad about them .

thxs dug
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    Unread 03-19-2011, 06:54 PM
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    Re: looking 4 a smith to build a ruger no 1 custom

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    can anyone recommend a good relaible smith to build a custom no 1 .

    hofmiester custom shop does work on them , but i've never heard anything good or bad about them .

    thxs dug
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    Re: looking 4 a smith to build a ruger no 1 custom

    Mark Penrod in Indiana
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    Unread 03-19-2011, 07:38 PM
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    Re: looking 4 a smith to build a ruger no 1 custom

    The Hofmeister shop does great work. I have had Christain work on a bunch of stuff and it all turned out great. He barreled a HUGE 50 cal for me and the machine work was great!
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    Unread 03-20-2011, 04:24 AM
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    Re: looking 4 a smith to build a ruger no 1 custom

    Give these folks a call: E. Arthur Brown Company - Home Page
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    Re: looking 4 a smith to build a ruger no 1 custom

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    Christian Hoffmiester taught at TSJC for about 10 years.
    If Christian works on #1, I would have no problem using him for a project, Great guy and great craftsman.
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    Re: looking 4 a smith to build a ruger no 1 custom

    thx for all that replied , it put my mind to ease using someone that is held in high regard ,
    i was taken advantage of once before and now i'm carefull as ever .
    extra play money is harder to come by lately .
    thx again
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