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Thread: Relining gun case

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    Relining gun case

    Anyone want to give this a crack or know of someone that can?

    Alternatively any tips for getting old felt off, its fairly well glued.

    Cheers

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    Just a thought, why not have a crack at reflocking it in the same colour?
    www.allaboutenfields.co.nz and www.facebook.com/AllAboutEnfields both dedicated to a great old rifle thatís still knocking them over!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tertle View Post
    Just a thought, why not have a crack at reflocking it in the same colour?
    The burgundy is the original colour

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    Have a guy working with me that does that, can ask him on Monday?
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    Boom, cough,cough,cough

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    any upolsterer worth thier weight in goat turds would do it in a jiffy...shouldnt be that costly as no more than a couple of hours work tops.

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    Fairly specialised when they’re falling to bits if you want a good job
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    Boom, cough,cough,cough

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    There was a chap in Napier that used to make similar cases for Holland and Holland. Will get him to contact you.
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    Have you tried a steam iron?
    Guns don't kill, bad choices do.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cordite View Post
    Have you tried a steam iron?
    Man, an electric one takes for ever to heat up as it is.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cordite View Post
    Have you tried a steam iron?
    Worked well cheers
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    Progressing on the lining and rebuilding. Few more bits and pieces to do and tidy up

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    All done. Just waiting on the makers label for the finishing touch on the inside cover

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tommy View Post
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    X2 you know red ones go faster yeah?

 

 

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