Full custon 30-06 Mauser with metal work by ACGG member Dave Norin of Antioch, IL and stocked by Dave Caboth of Alta, Iowa. Husquvarna barrel is 23" with an excellent bore. NECG banded ramp front sight, banded sling swivel stud, and quarter rib with one standing and one folding leaves. The venerable FN Mauser action features a McFarland bolt handle with three checkered tear drop panels, three position NECG side swing safety with push button release, Blackburn drop box bottom metal, and Blackburn trigger. Topped with a Leupold 2x7 scope with duplex in Griffin & Howe lever release top mount rings and base. Stocked in the English style in a very nice piece of English Walnut with nice color and contrast as well as prominent fiddleback figure. The pistol grip stock has a pancake cheekpiece, ebony forend tip, and two screw inletted rear sling swivel stud. LOP is 14 1/8" over a smooth steel buttplate. Point pattern checkering with mullered border that wraps the forend by ACGG member Jesse Kauffman of Sturgis, S.D. Satin rust blue by Bruce Dawson of West Plains, MO 9lb 4oz as scoped.
This is a top tier piece built using top tier components by gifted top tier makers. Mr. Caboth's stockmaking is second to none with flawless design and inletting. He worked on stock design with both Waffen Hein and Dakota. New from a stellar group of makers.