butt plate

butt plate

n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a plate made usually of metal and attached to the butt end of a gunstock
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com) has a Turkish walnut stock set off by a carefully fitted wooden butt plate for a flawless gun mount.
The high-tech stock is molded from PlastiComp Complet and features a cheek piece that adjusts to any of seven positions and a butt plate that adjusts to one of three positions to match the shooter's length-of-pull.
A precision, position-variable, match trigger fine-tunes the HFT-500's ergonomics, and the multi adjustable rubber butt plate is there to provide optimum contact between shooter and rifle.
Because of the walnut stock and crescent butt plate, I wonder if mine is really a Model 1890 with a replacement 1906 barrel?
Buttstock: Stock turns, loose, separated from lower receiver; swivel busted; butt plate or screw missing; any deep cuts or breaks or any cracks longer than one inch near the receiver
It was very funny- it digs and then it backs up and compacts the sand with its butt plate.
The stock folds to the right side and the rubber butt plate sits against the shooter's shoulder more firmly and helps lessen recoil impact.
It features Grade II-III walnut, pistol grip, buckhorn-style rear sight and crescent butt plate and is drilled and tapped for tang sights.
Fox Tail, seated on the left, is wrapped in a blanket, and is wearing a classic trade gun identified by its flat brass butt plate, in a hide case carried across his chest by a strap.
After parts were cut on the Zuckerman machine, they needed further cutting to carve out the inlets where the stock fits into the rifle and areas where parts, such as the swivel and the butt plate, are later attached to the stock.