Custom Winchester M70

Discussion in 'Gun Photos' started by Joel Russo, Apr 21, 2015.


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  1. Joel Russo

    Joel Russo Well-Known Member

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    Just finished this one. Nostalgia build on a Pre-64 CRF. Customer wanted a newer Supergrade stock style on the pre-64 build. Pulled a nice Walnut blank and went to work.
     

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  2. Joel Russo

    Joel Russo Well-Known Member

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    More pics....
     

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  3. bullfrog

    bullfrog Well-Known Member

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    Holy Crap that is sweet!! Don't see nearly enough rifles like this anymore.
     
  4. 300whisper

    300whisper Well-Known Member

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    As always beautiful work!
     
  5. Dosh

    Dosh Well-Known Member

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    Mr. Russo, as usual a fine exhibit if your craftsmanship. Keep them coming.
     
  6. HARPERC

    HARPERC Well-Known Member

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    If I could afford wood like that, I might quit synthetic. What caliber?
     
  7. Joel Russo

    Joel Russo Well-Known Member

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    Thanks gents~

    This blank was surprisingly affordable, and if memory serves me correctly, it was around the $700 mark.

    Chambered in .30-06.
     
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  8. FEENIX

    FEENIX Well-Known Member

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    Amen to that!
     
  9. Rick Richard

    Rick Richard Well-Known Member

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    The nicest I have ever seen!!!
     
  10. Brewer

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    very nice.
     
  11. 300whisper

    300whisper Well-Known Member

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    Shortgrass, what's a remchester? Sorry, I Dont mean to get off topic from the OPs amazing work. You just sparked my curiousity.
     
  12. Len Backus

    Len Backus Administrator Staff Member

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    I just fixed the problem that this thread, and others, were having with a certain individual.
     
  13. FEENIX

    FEENIX Well-Known Member

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    Thank you Sir!

    Now we can just admire and enjoy the masterpiece(s) in peace. :cool:

    Ed
     

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  14. mountainman56

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    I'm not going to be able to take this much longer. That is incredible! I have the exact same rifle (less the stock of course). Mine was built in 1953 and is kinda tired. You are tempting me nearly to the point where it don't matter how mad she gets. :D