Gary Hindman's Custom Model 113 and Model 114
Both guns are bulk fill. They have a silver finish on the barrel and the CO2 tube. Stocks have been redone to a natural finish. Simmons .22 3x9x32 AO silver scope and rings are connected using IA mounts
Model 113- Predator Polymags .177- 5-shot groups @ 25 yds. =.440" C-C - Avg. velocity 697 fps 25 shots ( high 721 fps)
Model 114 - JSB Exacts .22 - 5-shot groups @ 25yds. = .54O" C-C- Avg.velocity 654 fps. 25 shots (high 660 fps)
Do you guys feel I was fair in my...November 18 2011 at 2:01 PM
|Phil (Login Duane30)|
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Response to Then what criteria do you buld/judge against?
...assesment of the process? Feel free to let me know here or via email. Honestly, after reviewing all the submissions, then Stevens came through... I was blown away.
As stated, it is very difficult to compete when someone has all the tooling to make guns from scratch if need be. I have a creative side, but do not own the tools to make much of the ideas come fruition. Only select 'builds' get the treatment of my funds. Machine time is pricy when it comes to that point. Unless you have pal or find a person willing to take a charity case like I have. Thank you Steven!
BTW, may post some pics this evening of the build progress... The pump tube is off being slotted at the local machine shop, but have the lower-rear section nearly finished...
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