A5 stock question

Discussion in 'Gunsmithing' started by Cruizin, Sep 6, 2007.

  1. Cruizin

    Cruizin Well-Known Member

    Dec 25, 2006
    So I ordered an A5 for a long action and I was going to just make the gun a single shot but I am kind of changing my mind now. My question is can I put a sleeve in there for the magazine and mill it out or will this be too much work for a gunsmith to do? Also will it affect the strength of the stock more than one that was built by McMillian with the intent of putting a mag in the stock?
  2. EddieHarren

    EddieHarren Well-Known Member

    Nov 27, 2005
    McMillan A5

    I don't know what you mean by "sleeve" in the stock for a magazine but, if you have not already received the stock, you could call McMillan and change your order. I have done this many times.

  3. wildcat

    wildcat Well-Known Member

    Jul 16, 2005
    Call and change your order, I am sure they haven't even stared on your order yet. It took 25 weeks for McMillan to complete my Tooley MBR stock, I am sure it will take longer for the A-5.