Stock Scratches

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PostPosted: Mon Oct 21, 2019 5:16 pm
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Can scratches like these be removed or do you have to refinish? Do products like Old English scratch cover work on stocks. What about linseed oil?

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PostPosted: Mon Oct 21, 2019 11:35 pm
Those scratches look deep enough that a surface conditioner won't do the job. I wouldn't worry about them.
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PostPosted: Sat Oct 26, 2019 7:33 am
I agree with Bob. Those look deep enough that a liquid scratch remover will not work. you could try using the ironing method.
Last resort is refinishing ikt. But if it's a user and not a safe queen, then I wouldn't worry too much about it, as it will most likely happen again.
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PostPosted: Sat Oct 26, 2019 8:34 am
I see the nicks as evidence the piece was used as it was intended. Think of them as been there, done that marks. It is a nice looking rifle.
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