Keith Heppler English Walnut Stocked Custom Rifle

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A fantastic job on an extraordinary piece of English (or possibly Turkish) walnut, by one of the true veterans of the custom gun business, Keith Heppler. Keith is pretty much retired these days. His contributions to the trade over the years are many too many to mention. He will be missed. Photo courtesy Keith Heppler

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  1. I must admit that 1911 is sweet. Most of this stuff is pretty ridiculous though, who would do all that to a hunting rifle? I wouldn’t want to take something like that out in the field. And if you’re not planning on using them, then what’s the point at all? Form follows function.