Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Iron Mounted Southern Longrifle by Mark Elliott

Stock: Moderately curly, slab cut, red maple
Lock: Chambers Late Ketland lock
Barrel: 42”, 45 caliber, B weight swamped barrel by Getz
Mounts: All iron/steel with a hand forged butt piece and guard
Triggers: Davis longrifle double set triggers modified to fit the guard
Length of Pull: Approximately 13 1/2 inches
Drop: Approximately 2 3/4 inches
Cast-off: Approximately 1/4 inches
Butt piece height: Approximately 4 1/2 inches
Butt piece width: Approximately 1 3/4 inches

More photos of this rifle and copy about Mark's process can be found here.

Copy and images supplied by Mark Elliott.

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