Tag Archive: Westley Richards

Dec 27

Making an Ebony Ramrod for a Westley Richards Muzzleloading Shotgun

Making a new ramrod for an old shotgun is an interesting project. Watch along as Larry Potterfield, Founder and CEO of MidwayUSA, makes a new ebony ramrod for this matched pair of Westley Richards Muzzleloading shotguns. Shotguns made for Prince Albert himself.

Dec 04

Gunstock Checkering

Watch as Larry Potterfield, Founder and CEO of MidwayUSA, shows a little of the history and variety of gunstock checkering.

Oct 10

Checkering a Gunstock

Checkering a gunstock takes time, patience and skill. Watch along as Larry Potterfield, Founder and CEO of MidwayUSA, shows how to incorporate all three as he checkers a custom Remington 700 stock.

Aug 07

The Nearly Perfect Rifle Balance

This presentation examines rifle balance and how it affects the shooter’s ability to point the firearm quickly. Larry Potterfield, Founder and CEO of MidwayUSA, explains this concept using a variety of English and American firearms. This concept is an important part of building the Nearly Perfect Safari Rifle.