Gary Howes—Guns and Gunsmiths editor
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NEW ON GUNS AND GUNSMITHS THIS WEEK…
A real gunsmiths edition this week with:
- Ask the Gunsmith with Bob Dunlap
- Repair your laminated stock
- AK-47–the most prolific rifle!
- Free Gunsmith Directory
- and more!
by Master Gunsmith and AGI Instructor Bob Dunlap
Master Gunsmith Bob Dunlap answers questions about shooting steel shot in a shotgun with a full choke, cylinder stops, and the Ruger® Security/Police/Speed Six® design flaw. Continue reading
by Jack Landis
AGI Technical Director
In this complete gunsmithing project, AGI Technical Services Manager Jack Landis shows how to repair damage to a multi-colored laminated stock using simple tools and supplies that anyone can easily follow along. This is a real money-saver for those of you facing a similar problem, and maybe even a money-maker for the professional gunsmith. Continue reading
By Robert Dunn
AGI and GunTech Video Producer,
AGI Pro Course Graduate, GCA Charter Member
The AK-47 is the most prolific rifle in the world. It is a weapon that has changed the course of human history like water has cut rivers into the earth. The AK can be seen on flags, money, T-Shirts and in the hands of just about every nationality in existence and some that do not even exist anymore. The AK stands for Avtomat Kalashnikova and the 47 was the year that the rifle was manufactured. The rifle was designed by Mikhail Kalashnikov and the Soviet Armed Forces began using the AK-47 in 1949. The AK replaced the older Russian used weapons, such as the Mosin-Nagant and SKS rifles. Continue reading
Is your gunsmithing business listed in an online directory?
If not, you are missing out on a great opportunity for new business. Let’s face it, nobody uses the old paper Yellow Pages anymore–everyone wants to find what they need online, including services such as yours. Continue reading
by Gary Howes
Guns and Gunsmiths Editor
and Bob Dunlap, Master Gunsmith and AGI Instructor
As I slowly make my way through the Professional Gunsmithing Course from the American Gunsmithing Institute, I am constantly surprised and amazed at the wealth of knowledge that Master Gunsmith and AGI Instructor Bob Dunlap has amassed in his many years of gunsmithing. Continue reading
by Bob Dunlap and Ken Brooks
AGI Instructors and Master Gunsmiths
at PISCO Gunsmithing in Oregon
When the Gun Club of America does a firearms review it is much deeper than the usual “let’s shoot it and see how small a group I can get” reviews of many magazines and videos. GCA really pulls the gun apart and examines everything about the construction, materials, function and design of the firearm before it gets to the range. Continue reading
There are some wise ones among you who have exclusive access to the best source of insider’s information for all of the reliable technical information, training and resources available for their firearms. Now this same access can be yours just by becoming a member of the Gun Club of America. Continue reading
Here are just a few of the many interesting firearms articles found on the web this week. Have something to share? Let me know and I will post it here, or add it below in the comments.
Gun-owning mom defends her stance
Rubio comes out for relaxed gun laws
Gun safety for children / Lessons could prevent a tragedy
Powerful 3D-printed rifle fires NATO rounds