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Has anyone made a shooting bench and rest and if so how did you do it. Did you have a pattern that you can share.

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  • Has anyone made a shooting bench and rest and if so how did you do it. Did you have a pattern that you can share.

    Has anyone made a shooting bench and rest and if so how did you do it. Did you have a pattern that you can share.

  • #2
    Not a bench but we made a nice rest. If I can find the blueprints I might send you a copy for a price.

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    • #3
      Don't worry about the bench, any secure table will do. Get some good rests front and rear for your rifle. You want a secure hold to sight in your loads. After that just shoot with or without rests.

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      • #4
        my dad and I went out our scrap iron pile, picked out a metal table that was thrown in there a while back. It works great.

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        • #5
          A friend made one that basically looks like 1/4 of a standard size picnic table. He's fine with it but I like a separate seat, with a corner of the bench cutout so that about a foot of the surface is in front of me and a couple of feet beside me when I sit.

          Rather than get a fixed dimension design you might want to check out a couple of rifle ranges. Find something you like then measure it. Mix and match but make it sturdy. It'll be customized to your tastes.

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          • #6
            Check this out for a right hander ...

            http://www.aeroaces.com/bench2.htm

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            • #7
              Agreed with Jim in Mo answer above and A + 1 for you sir!!!

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