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Old 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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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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Old 03-19-2011, 07:09 PM
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Re: looking 4 a smith to build a ruger no 1 custom

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Old 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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Old 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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Old 03-20-2011, 09:04 AM
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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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Old 03-20-2011, 03:54 PM
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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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