Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Farron, Pete737, ramm, Thekitch, TeamC
62669 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 83268
stxranchman 52093
RWH24 44568
rifleman 44268
BOBO the Clown 42730
bill oxner 41068
BMD 40619
Big Orn 37484
txshntr 34827
sig226fan (Rguns.com) 31414
facebook
Forum Stats
62669 Members
46 Forums
438368 Topics
6037695 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#5533789 - 01/10/15 09:07 PM Cost for recoil pad
postoak Online   content
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 08/19/09
Posts: 2783
Loc: The Woodlands, Tx
What do gunsmiths charge these days to install a recoil pad (not counting the pad cost)?
_________________________
There are two types of people, those who divide people into two types and those who don't.

Top
#5533885 - 01/10/15 09:38 PM Re: Cost for recoil pad [Re: postoak]
Tff caribou Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 08/27/12
Posts: 3342
Loc: Watauga, TX
Is it going into a stock that has never had a recoil pad on it? If it has one on it now, just find one that fits.
_________________________
The very atmosphere of firearms anywhere and everywhere restrains evil interference. -George Washington

Top
#5533917 - 01/10/15 09:47 PM Re: Cost for recoil pad [Re: postoak]
TDK Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 09/05/07
Posts: 2725
Loc: Mineola, TX
$60 plus cost of pad. Another $50 if it's a limbsaver.


Edited by TDK (01/10/15 09:48 PM)
_________________________
A.M. Little Bespoke Gunmakers LLC.
Mineola, TX
Michael08TDK@yahoo.com
682-554-0044

Top
#5533945 - 01/10/15 09:59 PM Re: Cost for recoil pad [Re: postoak]
postoak Online   content
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 08/19/09
Posts: 2783
Loc: The Woodlands, Tx
Thanks! What about a limbsaver makes it more expensive to install?
_________________________
There are two types of people, those who divide people into two types and those who don't.

Top
#5534122 - 01/11/15 12:52 AM Re: Cost for recoil pad [Re: postoak]
TDK Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 09/05/07
Posts: 2725
Loc: Mineola, TX
Nothing really...that's more my way of saying I don't like installing them to my customers. Rubber is too soft and leads to issues in the grinding process and issues down the road.
_________________________
A.M. Little Bespoke Gunmakers LLC.
Mineola, TX
Michael08TDK@yahoo.com
682-554-0044

Top
#5534171 - 01/11/15 06:05 AM Re: Cost for recoil pad [Re: postoak]
postoak Online   content
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 08/19/09
Posts: 2783
Loc: The Woodlands, Tx
Great info, thanks!
_________________________
There are two types of people, those who divide people into two types and those who don't.

Top
#5534443 - 01/11/15 10:19 AM Re: Cost for recoil pad [Re: postoak]
QuitShootinYoungBucks Online   content
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 11/01/12
Posts: 8024
Loc: Lubbock, TX
Limb saver slip-on is $19.97 at Walmart.
_________________________

Top
#5534507 - 01/11/15 10:44 AM Re: Cost for recoil pad [Re: QuitShootinYoungBucks]
postoak Online   content
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 08/19/09
Posts: 2783
Loc: The Woodlands, Tx
Originally Posted By: QuitShootinYoungBucks
Limb saver slip-on is $19.97 at Walmart.


Thanks, but I don't like the looks of a slip-on.
_________________________
There are two types of people, those who divide people into two types and those who don't.

Top
#5534513 - 01/11/15 10:46 AM Re: Cost for recoil pad [Re: postoak]
Payne Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 07/27/07
Posts: 17704
Loc: South of I-10
What gun are you putting it on?
_________________________

Top
#5534516 - 01/11/15 10:47 AM Re: Cost for recoil pad [Re: postoak]
kmon1 Online   content
junior

Registered: 09/27/06
Posts: 22275
Loc: Texas
Of the recoil pads I have, preference is Decelerator and Kick-ez. Both grind to fit better than Limbsavers. I do have a couple limbsavers on shotguns with synthetic stocks but those were "fit" to just screw on.

One I have not tried RWH24 has it in his sigline, might check with them.
_________________________
Guidelines / Rules of Conduct
http://www.texashuntingforum.com/rules.htm

RULES for using the TRADING POST
http://texashuntingforum.com/forum/ubbth..._PO#Post6605808

Top
#5535785 - 01/11/15 04:09 PM Re: Cost for recoil pad [Re: postoak]
RWH24 Offline
sergeant

Registered: 11/23/04
Posts: 44568
Loc: Denison/North of Sherman, Tx
Some limbsavers are prefit for certain stocks. I love my Kick-eez pads. Same stuff used in shoe in-soles..
_________________________

SpeedBump Stockworks Link


Top



© 2004-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide