Finish on fox stocks graded and sterlingworth

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Finish on fox stocks graded and sterlingworth

Postby elmo4969 » Sun Oct 10, 2021 9:18 am

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Re: Finish on fox stocks graded and sterlingworth

Postby fox-admin » Mon Oct 11, 2021 5:18 am

Stock finish has been discussed many times and a search of subjects using the forum search function should results in many hits. There is disagreement but many believe the later Sterlingworth, Grade A and Grade B guns were finished with spray lacquer like Dupont Duco. Early (pre 1920) Sterlingworths, Grade A and Grade B may have been finished with shellac. Guns C and above were oil finished.
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