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#6740940 - 04/20/17 11:44 AM Re: Hunting with fancy wood rifles [Re: jeffbird]
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Man! All of those are gorgeous rifles! It's giving me an inferiority complex, one that can only be cured by dropping a big chunk of change on some blued steel and walnut!
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#6741272 - 04/20/17 05:35 PM Re: Hunting with fancy wood rifles [Re: jeffbird]
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NP, that rifle of yours is a dream gun, prettier than most I've seen, truly one of a kind!!!
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#6741277 - 04/20/17 05:38 PM Re: Hunting with fancy wood rifles [Re: jeffbird]
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PS, I could drop it off on my next trip to Streetman banana
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#6741323 - 04/20/17 06:28 PM Re: Hunting with fancy wood rifles [Re: jeffbird]
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[img][IMG]http://i1126.photobucket.com/albums/l606/gladeite/Ramirez%2030-06_zpsug5unybr.jpg[/img][/img]

This is what the rifle looked like when it was new. I think it looks better now. It has a sweat stained wrist, a few scars from hunting trips, some worn bluing, etc...

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#6741427 - 04/20/17 08:01 PM Re: Hunting with fancy wood rifles [Re: jmm]
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Loc: Granbury, TX
Originally Posted By: jmm
[img][IMG]http://i1126.photobucket.com/albums/l606/gladeite/Ramirez%2030-06_zpsug5unybr.jpg[/img][/img]

This is what the rifle looked like when it was new. I think it looks better now. It has a sweat stained wrist, a few scars from hunting trips, some worn bluing, etc...


Another fine looking rifle. You guys are killing me.
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#6741445 - 04/20/17 08:18 PM Re: Hunting with fancy wood rifles [Re: jeffbird]
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Here's a fancy wood hunting rifle that has one heck of a hunting history.

http://www.outdoorlife.com/jim-corbetts-rigby-returns-to-india#page-4

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#6741473 - 04/20/17 08:39 PM Re: Hunting with fancy wood rifles [Re: Buzzsaw]
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Originally Posted By: Buzzsaw
PS, I could drop it off on my next trip to Streetman banana


If I didn't already have a 6.5x55 it wouldn't have lasted this long. smile

Thanks for the kind words on the Biesen. I'm very proud to have it for sure.
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That's the way I hunt don't know many that do. If a deer gets buy me I will try to run him down. Ive killed a bunch that way.



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#6741482 - 04/20/17 08:45 PM Re: Hunting with fancy wood rifles [Re: Grizz]
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Originally Posted By: Grizz
Originally Posted By: jmm
[img][IMG]http://i1126.photobucket.com/albums/l606/gladeite/Ramirez%2030-06_zpsug5unybr.jpg[/img][/img]

This is what the rifle looked like when it was new. I think it looks better now. It has a sweat stained wrist, a few scars from hunting trips, some worn bluing, etc...


Another fine looking rifle. You guys are killing me.


Beautiful!
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That's the way I hunt don't know many that do. If a deer gets buy me I will try to run him down. Ive killed a bunch that way.



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#6741560 - 04/20/17 09:56 PM Re: Hunting with fancy wood rifles [Re: jeffbird]
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Registered: 04/30/13
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Loc: East Texas
mine is nowhere near that fancy, but I have a Browning Xbolt in 270 with a wood stock and its been my main hunting rifle the last 4 years. Its scratch and has one gouge, but its a rifle and it still shoots straight and true.

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#6741759 - 04/21/17 08:38 AM Re: Hunting with fancy wood rifles [Re: jeffbird]
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I have a beautiful Browning A-bolt Medallion, which has worn a sleeve to protect the stock since day one.
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#6741864 - 04/21/17 10:14 AM Re: Hunting with fancy wood rifles [Re: jeffbird]
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Registered: 01/06/16
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Loc: Fort Worth


Have used this one for 25 years and just last year had erniejs made a custom sling for my son's 10th birthday. It has now been passed on to its 3rd generation.
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#6742029 - 04/21/17 12:43 PM Re: Hunting with fancy wood rifles [Re: mdryg1970]
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Originally Posted By: mdryg1970


Have used this one for 25 years and just last year had erniejs made a custom sling for my son's 10th birthday. It has now been passed on to its 3rd generation.


That's a cool looking stock. What type of wood is that?
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#6742084 - 04/21/17 01:21 PM Re: Hunting with fancy wood rifles [Re: jeffbird]
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Not sure, my dad bought it from a lady. It was a custom job given to her by her ex. I believe she said white walnut.
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#6742133 - 04/21/17 02:09 PM Re: Hunting with fancy wood rifles [Re: jeffbird]
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Maple or perhaps myrtle?

Here is a maple stock for comparison:

http://www.canyoncreekgunstocks.com/Display.asp

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#6742160 - 04/21/17 02:55 PM Re: Hunting with fancy wood rifles [Re: jeffbird]
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Loc: Abilene or on the road...
Curly maple. up
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