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BRAD313 06-10-2012 03:46 AM

has this been fixed
 
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This my friends gun he just got its a Mosin year1942

Jpyle 06-10-2012 04:16 AM

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Originally Posted by BRAD313 (Post 830963)
This my friends gun he just got its a Mosin year1942

It would appear so from the look of the seams some grafting has taken place. Not uncommon on wartime production. By the looks of the wear and the finish the repairs were done early in the weapons life, maybe even as part of the original stock. Doesn't appear to be in a particularly stressed area, as long as the receiver seats properly and there is no risk of the butt end causing physical harm you should be ok.

BRAD313 06-10-2012 02:45 PM

Would redoing the stock take away the integrity of any glue or what ever is holding it together?

mountainman13 06-10-2012 02:48 PM

Nope.......

BRAD313 06-10-2012 03:45 PM

Cool Thnx for the info will pass it on

BRAD313 06-10-2012 07:57 PM

Is there a good way to fill it to hide it a bit more

mountainman13 06-10-2012 08:00 PM

Save the dust from sanding. Dremel a small groove along the line. Mix dust with a stainable wood glue and refill. May not get a perfect match.

BRAD313 06-10-2012 09:56 PM

Cool I'm glad I didn't have to do this crap to mine

mountainman13 06-10-2012 09:58 PM

Yeah I'm not a huge fan of stock work. The results are nice its just a long drawn out tedious project.

BRAD313 06-10-2012 10:05 PM

Mine wasn't to bad his is jacked o well good practice for him right


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