6.5 Creedmoor

Building a custom Howa 1500 in 6.5 Creedmoor

November 1, 2017 Rifleshooter 0

The Howa 1500 action offers a lot of potential for the precision rifle shooter.  While appearing externally similar to the Remington 700, further inspection finds many differences including a flat bottom receiver, M16 type extractor […]

Glock

Custom Glock slide milling

May 29, 2017 Rifleshooter 0

The Glock has become a staple of the American shooting culture.  Thirty years ago it would be hard to believe this boxy plastic and steel gun chambered in a puny cartridge would become as popular […]

Gunsmithing

Texturing a fiberglass stock

February 1, 2017 Rifleshooter 0

Many fiberglass stocks have fairly slick surfaces.  Some have textured paint or webbing that allows positive gripping in slippery conditions.  Some, like McMillan Fiberglass Stocks, can be ordered from the factory with textured grip surfaces. […]

Gunsmithing

Bedding an HS Precision Stock

January 2, 2017 Rifleshooter 0

HS Precision stocks are well known in the bolt action rifle world.  Often encountered as OEM stocks on  rifles from various manufacturers, they are a step up from the injection molded plastic stocks found on […]