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Shaping the Stock and Lock Panels: 

I divided the stock into thirds and removed the excess wood. Then I reduced the divisions to fifths for more wood reduction. Here are some photos of the initial shaping. 

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I traced the lock panel on a piece of paper and then used this pattern for the side plate side. DSCN0519.JPG (96565 bytes)

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Then I started working on the buttstock of the rifle. DSCN0526.JPG (114278 bytes) 

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Here are more photos of the stock. 

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