The side plate side of the gun showing the bolt inlays with decorative treatment matching the rest of the furniture..
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Note matching decorative treatment on furniture and also timed screws, which means they all line up with axis of gun to give a really flowing look.
Custom sterling silver inlay with owner's initial, hand engraved.
The fine little "hardware store" lock on the Mountain rifle. I build really strong springs and these little locks are lightning fast!!
Incised carving around cheekpiece and also on both sides of the belly line to give the gun a slim, sleek look.
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I had built a customer a Southern Mountain Rifle several years ago that had interchangeable barrels. He called up and asked if I would mind building him another Mountain rifle using the second barrel? I didn't hesitate long to agree that it would be a good idea and that I would be able to match some custom work that had been done on the first gun. I'd made a nice sterling silver cheekpiece inlay with his initial to customize and as long as I had a photo of it , I could match it pretty well. This is the full length view of the slim little thing and though he's not going to be able to shoot it for a while, at least he see what it looks like until he's back home again.
The slim wrist flowing into the butt area and also the cheek piece dimension can be seen here..