GUN Interesting way of refinishing stock

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  1. Y2kAccord

    Y2kAccord Everything happens for reasons I just dont know

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  2. Clusive

    Clusive Happiness is a belt-fed weapon.

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  3. DaJMan

    DaJMan When i was young, i dreamed of being a baseball

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    interesting... what ever happened to sand paper and patience...?
     
  4. Y2kAccord

    Y2kAccord Everything happens for reasons I just dont know

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    Work smart and not hard :dunno:
     
  5. DaJMan

    DaJMan When i was young, i dreamed of being a baseball

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    lol fair enough...!

    but the hot water temp and the sodium hydroxide has got to do some kinda damage to the timber...?
     
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    wont that warp the hell out of that wood?
     
  7. Y2kAccord

    Y2kAccord Everything happens for reasons I just dont know

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    according to the guy it donest since its not left in there for very long and it says from other sources that hot water and steam are used in refinshing and removing gunk/cosmoline from wood.
    I am curious to try it on my Mosin :noes:
     
  8. DaJMan

    DaJMan When i was young, i dreamed of being a baseball

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    Doooo eeeet... and let us know... :x:

    i got a really old .22 bolt thats in need of a refinish...
     
  9. Y2kAccord

    Y2kAccord Everything happens for reasons I just dont know

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    ANother link.. different guy refinishing a M1

    http://www.swampworks.com/Swampy's%20Stuff%20Pages/Stock%20Refinishing-1.html
     
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    Y2kAccord Everything happens for reasons I just dont know

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    I want to shoot it first before I refinish.. that would refinishing starting next week sometime
     
  11. DaJMan

    DaJMan When i was young, i dreamed of being a baseball

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    I have to say that, the more i hear about the mosin nagant, the more i want to go out and buy one...

    they are a lot more expensive here, usually around $240-$350, but im so very tempted...
     
  12. Y2kAccord

    Y2kAccord Everything happens for reasons I just dont know

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    I paid $109 for mine and the stock is in really good shape, a really great candidate for refinishing.
    For the price in your area, just buy one on line and FFL ftw.
     
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    7 First comes smiles, then lies. Last is gunfire.

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    I think he's in AUS :o
     
  14. DaJMan

    DaJMan When i was young, i dreamed of being a baseball

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    bingo...!

    :rofl:
     
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    TL1000RSquid ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ

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    Interesting maybe I'll try it with an old rommy AK stock set.
     
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    7 First comes smiles, then lies. Last is gunfire.

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    So where exactly would you be moving to outside of Pittsburgh? I'm about 15 miles from the PA border/hour from pittsburgh.
     
  17. DaJMan

    DaJMan When i was young, i dreamed of being a baseball

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    the town is called Wheeling WV... im not exactly sure how close to Pittsburgh it is, but thats the major city that it is always referenced to...
     
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    7 First comes smiles, then lies. Last is gunfire.

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    Yeah thats about an hour from here, they have a Cabela's up there, its great. I just realized you might not know what Cabela's is so heres a link :o

    www.cabelas.com
     
  19. DaJMan

    DaJMan When i was young, i dreamed of being a baseball

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    no i didnt really know... but my gf's family keeps saying how great it is to have a cabelas right down the road... :rofl:

    from what ive heard its a place worth seeing just to see... if that makes any sense...
     
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    You're in WV?
     
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    7 First comes smiles, then lies. Last is gunfire.

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    Morgantown, I attend WVU and I'm originally from 25 miles down the road :o
     
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    Thunderbear Yggdrasil's Forester.

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    No shit. I was born in Princeton.

    That was a very long time ago, though.
     
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    striker754 Chillin

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    Im trying the dishwasher on a romanian ak stock set right now.
     
  24. Y2kAccord

    Y2kAccord Everything happens for reasons I just dont know

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    Let me know how it works, I am seriously going to do this with my Mosin soon.
     
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    Y2kAccord Everything happens for reasons I just dont know

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    Dishwasher Cycles dont take that long :squint:
     

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