Everything about this rifle build is a tribute to a 5th generation run, 120+-year-old company that has spanned 20 recessions, one depression, two world wars, oil embargoes, steel shortages, 21 presidential administrations, and grown to a successful corporation with many subsidiaries.
The honeycomb style fluting on the barrel was designed from the shape of the original wire baskets Kaspar Companies’ founder hand-wove more than a century ago as well as a nod to subsidiary Ranch Hand’s grill guard pattern. We milled out the stock to hold 3-D printed inlays which display two Texas Gold Rounds from subsidiary Texas Precious Metals.
Then came the paint. We meticulously matched the “Kaspar Blue” paint, using it on accents of the rifle as well as the Kaspar Companies logo on the forend of the stock. The orange incorporates brand colors from Horizon Firearms, iota Outdoors, Ranch Hand, and Texas Precious Metals.
To tie it all together, we marked it with the serial number