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Birthday Busy-ness: Bedding Blocks for Barnard Actions

Keeping busy on my birthday. The youngest keeps trying to me how old I am! Not listening!

Note the bedding blocks have three holes in them. 22 more words

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Completed: Palma .223 Bastogne Walnut

Here is a picture of the final sanding. And the pictures of the completed project.

The chopping board with the Walnut and cherry stripes was completed at the same time. (Clare loves it!)

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Offset Sights

I used a Scott Riles front sight and adapted it to the front offset arm. I have made the rear adjustable for pupillary distance. As usual, in my eagerness to get to to it’s owner, I forgot to take finished photos.

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Update #2: Palma .223 Bastogne Walnut

I’ve inletted for the trigger guard. I’ve installed the rail. Added vents…. as Steve McGee called them Buick Portals… Or as us old guys call them Camp Perry Drain Holes… 24 more words

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Update: Palma Rifle .223 Bastogne Walnut 

I added a feed ramp. Did some inletting. Did the bedding and added three pillars.

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Palma Rifle .223 Bastogne Walnut 

This Bastogne Walnut stock (selected by the owner) is filled with little burls and fiddleback. It is also quilted. It is light in color. It can be difficult to work with because of the e we changing grain. 35 more words

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Always remember this day. I flew my flag my flag today.

My Father-In-Law landed on Omaha.

Thank you to Ron Piotrowski for bringing back the Utah Beach sand.

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