Cost to have stock checkered/refinished?

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Cost to have stock checkered/refinished?

Postby GomerPyle » Mon Jul 14, 2014 10:20 am

This stevens 20g I'm looking at has smooth wood stocks, no checkering. and a lighter finish. how much would one expect to spend having a gunsmith carve just some normal checkering into the handgrip area, and then re-stain it with a darker finish, just to kinda "fancy it up"?

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Re: Cost to have stock checkered/refinished?

Postby z51 » Mon Jul 14, 2014 3:19 pm

A lot. Check www.boydsgunstocks.com for another option.
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Re: Cost to have stock checkered/refinished?

Postby ohio mike » Tue Jul 15, 2014 6:58 am

More then the gun.
Life is to short to hunt with a ugly gun.
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Re: Cost to have stock checkered/refinished?

Postby ksfowler166 » Mon Jul 21, 2014 12:14 pm

I don't know if she does staining but for just checkering the grip only should run about $110 if the price list is accurate. Apparently she use to do checkering for Kimber in Oregon and comes highly recommended. Though staining is easy enough for you to do at home for cheap. http://www.checkering.com/
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