Gunstock Blanks

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Blog entry by Mesquiteman posted 03-20-2011 07:10 PM 5195 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Has anyone used Myrtle wood for a gunstock blank? I just picked a up a few blanks and I am not too familiar with myrtle wood. The blank was cut in 2006 and looks to be very stable. The myrtle blank is the bottom one in the picture.

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#1 posted 03-20-2011 10:15 PM

I know nothing about gunstock, but that sure is some gorgeous wood!

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#2 posted 03-21-2011 12:31 AM

It looks like you’ve got some great looking wood for a gunstock. Myrtlewood makes great stocks.

-- Hal, Tennessee

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#3 posted 03-21-2011 08:53 AM

I have some too , but haven’t tried it yet. Curious to see what yoiu find out. I have been told i will like it beter than walnut. We’lll see ;-))

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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