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by Albow
Mon Mar 19, 2018 9:09 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted to Buy
Topic: 7mm barrel blank
Replies: 0
Views: 449

7mm barrel blank

I have a 7mm barrel blank up for sale. I bought it when I was dabbling with my HG though never got to use it.

Specifications for the blank:

Caliber- 7mm
Brand - Kreiger
Twist rate - 10”
Length - 30” finished
Profile - 1.5” parallel
Cost - $800 plus post
by Albow
Sun Mar 18, 2018 8:43 am
Forum: Equipment & Technical
Topic: Stock Rigidity
Replies: 33
Views: 2282

Re: Stock Rigidity

Gyro agree that you need to pay for somethings however the gear that we buy and pay a lot for is relative to the item by my way of looking at it in regards to machine & tooling required to make it along with the complexity and skills necessary. US$2250 as the starting price for these stocks acco...
by Albow
Sun Mar 18, 2018 7:19 am
Forum: Equipment & Technical
Topic: Stock Rigidity
Replies: 33
Views: 2282

Re: Stock Rigidity

Thanks for the link to that article Gyro. Interesting to see what they are doing with their stock designs.

Looking at the pictures it is interesting to see where and how they put in the carbon stringers as they call them.
by Albow
Thu Mar 15, 2018 10:23 pm
Forum: Equipment & Technical
Topic: Stock Rigidity
Replies: 33
Views: 2282

Re: Stock Rigidity

Hey Rebel I have made a few composite stocks and some had too much flex and wouldn’t group especially with the heavy recoil I was shooting. They were the ones that were using foam filling materials to keep weight down. I ended up going to a solid type of fill like Macmillan’s use on my current stock...
by Albow
Wed Mar 14, 2018 7:19 pm
Forum: Equipment & Technical
Topic: Stock Rigidity
Replies: 33
Views: 2282

Re: Stock Rigidity

Gyro I think i read something about speedy putting in some carbon to strengthen up the stocks around the area where they were cutting the slot for recoil lugs. Is that what you are talking about? Tim Unfortunately I shoot BR and a stock that jumps all over the place is no good. You need it to track....
by Albow
Wed Mar 14, 2018 6:25 am
Forum: Equipment & Technical
Topic: Stock Rigidity
Replies: 33
Views: 2282

Stock Rigidity

Hi Looking for others thoughts around stock rigidity. I am in the process of condisering a new stock design for my LG though the design / construction method should see it be rather stiff. The question is, can you make a stock too stiff or rigid to the extent that it actually affects accuracy due to...

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