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The entries are in alphabetical order by magazine name and then in chronological sequence.
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xx   GUN

Tip: How to finish cherry wood used in Kentucky rifles.
FINE WOODWORKING #10 Spring 1978 pg. 28

Tips on restocking a Springfield 45-70 trapdoor carbine.
FINE WOODWORKING #14 Jan-Feb 1979 pg. 33

Tip: Carving out the barrel channel in a gunstock.
FINE WOODWORKING #15 Mar-Apr 1979 pg. 10

Tips on finishes to use on wooden gunstocks.
FINE WOODWORKING #29 Jul-Aug 1981 pg. 20
Added Info FINE WOODWORKING #30 Sep-Oct 1981 pg. 6

How to make your shotgun "fit" you properly.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #580 Sep 1976 (v.72) pg. 24

Checker your own gun stock. Includes instructions for building and checkering cradle which holds the stock firmly in any position while doing the checkering.
POPULAR MECHANICS Mar 1967 (v.127#3) pg. 176

Tips on finishing a walnut gunstock.
WOODWORKER #1071 Feb 1983 (v.87) pg. 125

An old split, warped, and oil-soaked gunstock is repaired and restored using the soaking and clamping methods described.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL May-Jun 1979 (v.3#3) pg. 9

Custom fitting a shotgun stock to the shooter.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1969 (v.25#6) pg. 48

How to checker a gun stock. Includes instructions for building a checkering cradle.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1970 (v.26#6) pg. 38

How to restock an old shotgun.
WORKBENCH Jan-Feb 1972 (v.28#1) pg. 46

How to refinish a gun stock.
WORKBENCH Mar-Apr 1978 (v.34#2) pg. 69

Gunsmithing secrets. Part 1. Preparing gunstocks.
WORKBENCH Oct-Nov 1992 (v.48#5) pg. 44

Gunsmithing secrets. Part 2. (1) Checkering and woodcarving on the stock. (2) Metal inlay and engraving.
WORKBENCH Apr-May 1993 (v.49#2) pg. 84