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#6989929 - 12/09/17 03:44 PM WOOD STOCK
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Who makes the best wooden aftermarket stocks? I need one for a Ruger MKII short action. Any suggestions??


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#6989948 - 12/09/17 04:03 PM Re: WOOD STOCK [Re: DLALLDER]
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Define best. Boydís makes nice stocks but they arenít high grade Woods. Most of theirs are laminated.
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#6989981 - 12/09/17 04:39 PM Re: WOOD STOCK [Re: DLALLDER]
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http://www.russoriflestocks.com/#2609

You said "best".

"You can have it cheap, fast, or right, but only two of three."
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#6990087 - 12/09/17 06:30 PM Re: WOOD STOCK [Re: DLALLDER]
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I'm pretty great. Bolt guns start at $4k. Jerry Fischer can get you setup for around $6k


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#6990108 - 12/09/17 06:48 PM Re: WOOD STOCK [Re: DLALLDER]
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TDK, is that price for just the stock?
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#6990112 - 12/09/17 06:49 PM Re: WOOD STOCK [Re: DLALLDER]
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Correct. Not including wood.
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#6990115 - 12/09/17 06:52 PM Re: WOOD STOCK [Re: DLALLDER]
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How do I get a price on the wood?
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#6990119 - 12/09/17 06:55 PM Re: WOOD STOCK [Re: DLALLDER]
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That comes down to the quality and amount of figure you want.
Hunterbid.com is a good place to check out blanks. Typically $750 gets you a really great blank, I've cut into really fancy stuff that the customer paid $3k for. Cecil Fredi is another great wood provider.
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#6990121 - 12/09/17 06:58 PM Re: WOOD STOCK [Re: DLALLDER]
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Thanks, will do.
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#6990180 - 12/09/17 07:41 PM Re: WOOD STOCK [Re: DLALLDER]
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Ha ha.....I must have hit the Ruger lottery because this is a factory stocked MK II .270 Win that I purchased at Cabelas. It's certainly not exhibition grade wood but I bet you wont see to many $600 Ruger's like this one.






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#6990206 - 12/09/17 08:01 PM Re: WOOD STOCK [Re: DLALLDER]
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Russo is generally known as the best, as far as I know. Iíve seen pictures of TDKís work on here, and itís beyond impressive to look at.
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#6990207 - 12/09/17 08:02 PM Re: WOOD STOCK [Re: DLALLDER]
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Sendit, yes, you did hit the lottery. Thatís about as nice a factory stock as Iíve ever seen. I would have bought that rifle for that reason alone.
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#6990336 - 12/09/17 10:04 PM Re: WOOD STOCK [Re: sendit]
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Originally Posted By: sendit
Ha ha.....I must have hit the Ruger lottery because this is a factory stocked MK II .270 Win that I purchased at Cabelas. It's certainly not exhibition grade wood but I bet you wont see to many $600 Ruger's like this one.







Pretty sure that gun was a Cabelas exclusive that used Circassian walnut like the Ruger Magnum and Express lines. Notice it even has a black forend tip. It's not your every day MKII that you just happened to get stunning wood with.

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#6990441 - 12/10/17 06:34 AM Re: WOOD STOCK [Re: DLALLDER]
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Nothing gives a rifle or shotgun more "character" than a finely grained wood stock.
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