View Poll Results: Doing your own work. multiple choice

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  • Basic cleaning

    24 100.00%
  • Field strip

    23 95.83%
  • Detail cleaning

    23 95.83%
  • Trigger adjustment

    15 62.50%
  • Trigger replacement

    12 50.00%
  • Stock replacement

    19 79.17%
  • Stock work (checkering, free float, etc)

    9 37.50%
  • Basic scope mounting

    21 87.50%
  • Drill and tap for mounts

    7 29.17%
  • Simple barrel replacement

    11 45.83%
  • Rechambering

    3 12.50%
  • Complete semi custom work

    3 12.50%
  • Full on custom guns

    2 8.33%
  • I don't/can't do anything

    0 0%
  • I need tools before I can do any work

    1 4.17%
  • Not interested

    0 0%
  • Don't have any rifles

    0 0%
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  1. #1
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    Who does their own Rifle smithing?

    How many of you guys do some or all of your own work?

    This is mulitple choice.

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    I have done my own work.

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    I'll do whatever I can and feel comfortable with - the big limiting factor is lack of tooling and space for a full-blown shop. And also, I'll only take on new or difficult work on my own guns - I'm not to a point where I feel comfortable doing all but the most basic smithing on someone elses pride and joy.

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    I just do the light stuff on my own guns. If I don't have the right tools I don't fool with it.

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    I qualify for most when it comes to the AR15 platform.

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    Actually, my answers should all be in the past tense.
    I have my competition Springfield, with which I quite successfully shot practical exercises at least once a month for many years, in pieces, in a case in my basement workshop, waiting for me to complete it. I haven't gotten to it in the past 10 years!
    That's because where I now live there is no place to shoot it. No incentive, you see.

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    All but the last 4.

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