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Re: Original Springfield stock finish

Posted by Dick Hosmer on Thursday, 30 October 2014, at 2:33 p.m., in response to Original Springfield stock finish, posted by Thomas Jacobson on Thursday, 30 October 2014, at 2:00 p.m.

Ah yes, the gentleman who makes my eyes cross when I see his number, since it is a very close anagram of my own rifle, also brand new. IF it is drying out, a small amount of linseed oil, perhaps thinned with a bit of turpentine, well rubbed in until your hand gets warm. A little lemon oil would probably work just as well. The stock on mine is so smooth and tight-grained that it will not accept much additional oil, so an occasional wipe with an oily rag is about all it gets.


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