Crossover Stock

Sauer Boxlock shotgun.    Photo, Rock Island Auction Co.

Winchester Model 1886 rifle with crossover stock so it may be shot from the right shoulder and sighted with the left eye.     Photo, courtesy Rock Island Auction Co.


Crossover Stock - A gunstock with extreme cast (Cast-off or Cast-on), usually custom made, for use by persons with disability so as to be able to shoot from the right shoulder using the left eye (as with the above examples) or from the left shoulder using the right eye. Or, for a right-handed shooter with a left master eye.



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