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NFRs2000nyc 01-17-2013 08:52 PM

Refinished my friend's 10/22
Friend of mine scored a 10/22 last week, but the stock was all scratched up. He went to the store to buy a new one, but they were out of stock. A customer overheard him ask for one, and told him he has one for sale. So...took the stocker....


Stripped the stain and gave it a light sand to get it bare....


Then gave it a gentle rubbing of 10 coats of linseed oil...


We were quite pleased with the results. I'm going to pick one up myself tomorrow :D

david05111 01-17-2013 09:04 PM

Stunning! I love the light finish; it really brings the grain out

NFRs2000nyc 01-17-2013 09:17 PM

Im a huge fan on light wood. Car dashboard trim, rifles, etc. It's not the best wood in the world as far as grain, but it's still pretty friggin sweet. :D

NFRs2000nyc 01-17-2013 09:17 PM

We didn't seal it though. I wasn't sure if you can seal over linseed oil.

Fergo 01-17-2013 09:28 PM

Damn! what a transformation! looks great

choxor 01-17-2013 09:32 PM

Looks great!

dava92 01-22-2013 12:12 PM

Very Nice!

brew 01-22-2013 07:45 PM

Looks great. Did you sand between coats?

NFRs2000nyc 01-22-2013 10:09 PM


Originally Posted by brew (Post 15086196)
Looks great. Did you sand between coats?

No, but we should have. It would have been a flawless finish rather than a 8 out of 10.

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