We use only the finest available claro and French walnut from right here, in Chico,Ca..Our walnut is from old growth orchards and besides being highly figured,the moisture content is apprx 7-8%, which is very stable. Some of our blanks are from trees over 80 years old,which produce exceptional figure. We work hard in keeping a great supply of exhibition crotch feather blanks in claro and strong mineral streaking in our exhibition grade French or English walnut.
We offer 2 distinct versions of ammo boxes. The always popular "RANGE BOX" and for the avid hunter, our compact "FIELD BOX". Style and capacity is a choice you can choose. We can make a box specifically to your specs on a special order basis if you prefer. No request to large or small.
OPEN RANGE CREATIONS offers graded walnut from hand select to premium exhibition grade claro and French walnut with prices to fit any budget...We use a multi level pricing structure which enables anyone who enjoys beautiful wood to own one of our ammo boxes. They all receive the same high quality of workmanship and materials ..Where the prices differ is in the grade of wood choosen for a particular ammo box...As an example: a 20 round range box in hand select grade 3 claro walnut, using our proprietary finish starts at 100 dollars* US. Our hunter line of field boxes,(standard calibers) with a capacity of 3-6 rounds start at 75 dollars* US (Mag calibers are slightly more),with our grade 3 claro walnut and our finish which is 100% water repellent. From those starting points you can add a few options,like lazer engravings,high luster color sanded and buffed gloss finish,swing away lid caps and primer pocket viewing ports which is New for 2019..Our boxes make fantastic gifts for the hunter who has everything...And by the way,we stand behind our creations..If it does not meet your expectations,simply return our undamaged and un-altered ammo box for a money back refund.**GUARANTEED (certain restrictions due apply) please inquire to find out the particulars...
Also,on our Premium line of ammo boxes,we include a 1 year from date of purchase performance warranty***..We will refinish your box if you happen to scratch or mar the surface at NO CHARGE.**..this way,you never have to worry about using something so beautiful that your scared to take it out hunting or shooting..WE ENCOURAGE YOU TO USE THE BOX AS IT WAS INTENDED. It does not belong on top of your gun safe to be used as a conversation piece..Once again, please feel free to give us a call to ask questions or find out about whats new for the year..
* shipping charges are extra
** shipping charges are non refundable on returns
*** repairs at no charge,even if its your fault..you just pay to get it to us...we pay for shipping back to you
Hunters and shooters alike, have always enjoyed the precision of a well made rifle. What feels better in the hand, than the warmth of real wood, especially the warmth of highly figured walnut. We use a special blended top coat finish, which is 100% "MOISTURE REPELLENT" !! . Our boxes can actually be placed under a faucet and the water will bead off the surface like water sheds off a duck's back....
Our boxes are made by hand,one at a time, from a rough block of old growth exhibition grade walnut, re-purposed to once again be enjoyed for years to come.
Feel free to give us a call with any questions. Our custom hand made ammo boxes are designed to be unique and last a lifetime. We strive to give you a product that is definietly something to be proud of. 100% SATISFACTION GUARANTEED!
our ammo boxes will accept any cartridge that you can purchase from stores selling shooting supplies like cheaper than dirt.We love our customers, so feel free to visit during normal business hours.
845 glenn st., chico, CA 95928, us
Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: By appointment