Discussion in 'Sako Long/Magnum Actions' started by Fubarredz, Oct 7, 2017.
Is this a Pre Garcia deluxe stock? How do you tell the difference?
The one in the photos is what I call a BMW, meaning "been messed with".
It looks as if the sling attachment swivel in the rear is original,
however the front has been replaced with a stud.
The butt pad is a replacement and not original and
there has been an attempt to "bed the action" as evidenced by the bedding compound.
The fact that it has the contrasting fore end tip and skip line checkering marks it as having been a Deluxe.
Now it is a BMW.
The pre garcia Sako has a smaller diameter barrel, hence the true indicator will be the diameter of the barrel channel.
It appears the recoil lug is the same type found on the pre garcia guns. However the recoil lug can be easily changed.
I always shy away from any stock that has been glassed.
Now if the seller offers returns, you have nothing to lose, except your gun will now have the horrible looking recoil pad.
Well this is my old stock it's at 1968 L61r was looking to dress it up. And the guy offered me a 100%refund if I didn't like the stock.
Well . . . it all depends on your judgment. The Deluxe has a silver inlayed floor plate that runs around $350.00 . . . if you can find one. So . . . your gun with the Deluxe stock will be lacking the proper floor plate. And if and when . . . it comes up for sale, all Deluxe buyers will be offended because it has the wrong floor plate.
It's a airloom. Never gonna be up for sale! I watch ebay every day if a deluxe floor plate ever comes up for sale I'll be buying it
Oh. . . a heirloom . . . Hmmmmmm . . . . I always thought items that were heirlooms . . . were best restored back to the original item . . . but hey . . . your in Texas . . . and what ever Texans do . . . they do.
Yes we do. We do things different then them yankees up north in those Obama lovin' states.
hello enotstehw I am from Argentina. I want to ask you about the bolt (bolt) of the Sako L61R rifle that you put on sale. It is important to know the caliber of the rifle. If it's still available, I'd like to see more pictures to see if they match the model of my rifle. I would like you to reply me quickly so that I can confirm or not the purchase
Thank you and greetings from Buenos Aires
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