Customized wooden bow riser: how to create a successful design

Posted by Alberto Franchini on July 01 2021 - Reading time: 4 minutes

In the past, bows and arrows were used for hunting and as battle weapons; then, they evolved over the years to become beloved sporting tools.

Today, many people love archery, as it offers many health benefits, both mental and physical. They are also passionate about bow risers. They love the way they are created and often want to customize them.

In this article, let’s discuss how to meet their requests.

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Topics: custom wood products, outdoor, wooden bow riser, wooden recurve bow

Some considerations on how to choose the best gun stock finish

Posted by Alberto Franchini on May 27 2021 - Reading time: 5 minutes

The finish is one of the most important aspects of wood gun stock manufacturing, as it determines how durable, strong, and glamorous the product will be.

An expert wood maker can offer a wide range of options, but how do you choose the best gun stock finish to satisfy your clients’ requests?

Let’s discuss the topic in the following article.

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Topics: custom wood products, gunstocks, outdoor, custom gun stocks

The parameters to evaluate when selecting a wooden recurve bow riser

Posted by Alberto Franchini on May 07 2021 - Reading time: 5 minutes

Today, the market for bows and crossbows is constantly increasing. People use them for sporting activities such as hunting and shooting. They consider archery a sport but also a sort of meditation, as it requires silence and concentration.

If you would like to have fun, get more feeling with your bow, and stay in contact with nature, you should consider widening your collection with a perfect wooden recurve bow.

Let’s discuss the most important points to evaluate in the following article.

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Topics: wood maker, outdoor, wooden bow riser, wooden recurve bow

The reasons why you should evaluate an adjustable rifle stock

Posted by Alberto Franchini on April 13 2021 - Reading time: 4 minutes

The stock is the part of the rifle that you shoulder and put in contact with your body. For this reason, many manufacturers have created several versions of their products, with the same mechanical components, but different shapes and characteristics depending on customers’ requests and preferences.

An adjustable rifle stock can let the shooter feel comfortable while holding the arm. Let’s talk about this topic in the article.

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Topics: custom wood products, gunstocks, custom gun stocks, rifle stocks

Carbine stock design: the importance of considering tolerances

Posted by Alberto Franchini on February 02 2021 - Reading time: 3 minutes

The carbine stock is the part of the arm to which the barrel, the action, and the firing mechanism are assembled. To ensure an accurate shot, a perfect fit of all these components is necessary. In this article, we will talk about wood tolerances and their role in the accuracy, durability, and precision of the stock.

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Topics: bedding, outdoor, custom gun stocks, rifle stocks

Wooden bow riser: how to select the most reliable manufacturer

Posted by Alberto Franchini on January 12 2021 - Reading time: 5 minutes

Buying a top-quality wooden bow riser is essential to ensure the best performance and durability. The riser is a key component of the bow, as it’s not only a simple connection to the limbs but basically functions as a motherboard. Therefore, it is necessary to create a riser that corresponds perfectly to your needs and requests. We talk about this topic in the following article.

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Topics: sustainability, custom wood products, outdoor, wooden bow riser

Why you should also include thumbhole stock in your catalogue

Posted by Alberto Franchini on November 26 2020 - Reading time: 3 minutes

Thumbhole stocks are less common than standard rifle stocks but no less appreciated by consumers. Producers are sometimes unwilling to include them in their product catalogues, or they prefer offering just a few options. In this article, we want to give some reasons why you should include them in your catalogue.

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Topics: gunstocks, custom gun stocks, rifle stocks

Optimise gun stock prices, reducing production & delivery time

Posted by Alberto Franchini on October 22 2020 - Reading time: 3 minutes

Finding an experienced manufacturer doesn’t just mean getting high-quality products. If your supplier has the right tools to set up efficient processes, you can save a lot of money. In this way, you will have the possibility of balancing quality and fair gun stock prices, making smart investments, and ensuring the long-term success of your products. Let’s discuss this topic in the following article.

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Topics: gunstocks, outdoor, custom gun stocks

Modern gunstock peculiarities: how to keep up with the latest trends

Posted by Alberto Franchini on October 02 2020 - Reading time: 7 minutes

The first appearance of the term stock dates to 1571 and derives from the Germanic word Stock, which meant tree trunk, due to the wooden nature of the gunstock. The actual gunstock shape appeared with the introduction of the arquebus, a sort of long gun that spread through Europe in the fifteenth century. Since that time, gunstocks have evolved a lot, becoming those prestigious objects so beloved today. In this article, we want to discuss what makes a gunstock modern, talking about beauty, heritage, and some technical aspects.

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Topics: beverage packaging, gunstocks, outdoor, custom gun stocks

The latest trends in gun stock refinishing techniques

Posted by Alberto Franchini on September 24 2020 - Reading time: 3 minutes

Gun stock refinishing is one of the most important steps in wood manufacturing, as finishes are applied to protect the wood and make it more resistant, durable, and beautiful. Different techniques and finishing options give specific results that may vary depending on the type of wood and clients’ requests. In this article, we want to discuss the most common and appreciated gun stock refinishing techniques.

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Topics: custom wood products, outdoor, custom gun stocks

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