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#21 MARK2112

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Posted 04 December 2015 - 02:40 PM

20151204_131547_HDR.jpgthe stand was a big contribution to this project made by dave of thompsonbarrels.com.it is all hand inserted walnut over oak,he makes these for different types of weapons too.if your going to display these models,this is the only way to go.


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Posted 04 December 2015 - 02:45 PM

1928a1alumlead3.jpghere is another type of stand for the military thompsons

 the picture is courtesy of thompsonbarrels.com 


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Posted 04 December 2015 - 02:48 PM

wow


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Posted 04 December 2015 - 05:39 PM

I stand corrected doesn't look like Dave is in business doing this anymore
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#25 thompsonteenager

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Posted 12 May 2019 - 07:06 PM

where did the parts come from


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Posted 13 May 2019 - 12:08 AM

He made the parts.

 

I applaud his craftsmanship, but that is a very poor design in terms of protecting the Thompson.

All the stress of support is applied vertically at the rear, directly against the wood behind the stock slide screws. 

Not the kind of thing anyone should do to a Colt stock.


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#27 Adg105200

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Posted 13 May 2019 - 07:51 AM

But since it isn't original wood it should be fine no?

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Posted 14 May 2019 - 05:48 AM

It is t original wood I believe
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Posted 14 May 2019 - 11:20 AM

It is t original wood I believe


Read Post #2: wood by Dan Block.

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