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Hi I’m new on here. I am curious how many of you are involved one way or the other in living history programs or reinactment’s , or build black powder guns.

I’m really trying to find someone to apprentice under here in Illinois To learn to build long gun stocks.

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Francisco Luna

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#1 posted 563 days ago

Welcome to Lumberjocks!
I remember a project the other day from one of our members, but it was more a haunting rifle…..........I’m sure someone here practices woodwork with long gun stocks, we are 58k woodworkers!

-- Nature is my manifestation of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work. I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its domain" Frank Lloyd Wright

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 563 days ago

If you search gun stocks you’ll see who builds them. I don’t know how close he is to you, but Hal Dougherty makes incredibly beautiful stocks.

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-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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Gerald Thompson

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#3 posted 563 days ago

At my age I am living history.

-- Jerry

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