Hand Tools Archive

Subject:
Re: How is it done at Colonial Williamsburg?

david weaver
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qTy3uQFsirk

Gouges, but much different type of rifle with the metal parts laid into the stock and no magazine to deal with.

(nor a design that was intended to be made in a factory with lower skilled labor and more machines).

(somewhere around 35 minutes the stock making starts - there is a small hole drilled from a ramrod with a flexible bit and a brace).

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