Published on 09-16-2005 03:18 AM
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I recently had an opportunity to give one of PDC Customs aluminum chassis rifle stocks a run on a short action Savage. PDC Custom manufactures stocks in the USA from 6061 aluminum bar stock, very strong stuff, I can assure you. They are available in several colors with a few options that should fit into just about any shooting situation.
I will admit to a few reservations about the stock from the get go, but many of those reservations were put to rest very quickly. The stock came to me well packaged in a secure carton. Not just newspaper stuffed, but actually bagged in cloth for protection from shipping damage. Upon initial inspection, I found no dings, scratches or scuffs on the powder coated finish. At five pounds, the stock was a bit heavier than I figured it would be (other aluminum stocks I have tried