Be A Certified Glocksmith with AGI

This November Guns and Gunsmiths readers can take advantage on the huge savings on the American Gunsmithing Institute’s Certified Glock® Gunsmithing Course. This comprehensive certified course comes complete with testing, certificate and embroidered patch. After completing this course you can proudly display your certificate on your shop wall and add “Certified Glock® Pistolsmith” to your gunsmithing resume. Continue reading


Dwell Time And Your Trigger

HollandBy Darrell Holland
AGI Senior Instructor/Master Gunsmith

If you own a Remington or Winchester rifle fitted with a Jewell trigger, you need to understand how to adjust the trigger setting correctly for greatest accuracy. Master Gunsmith and long-range shooting expert Darrell Holland explains how to adjust your trigger so your gun’s “dwell time” doesn’t hinder your ability to bag that prize buck. Continue reading


Tips for Combining Current Technologies and Gunsmithing

DunnBy Robert Dunn 
AGI and GunTech Video Producer, 
AGI Pro Course Graduate, GCA Charter Member

The use of current technologies (such as computers and cameras) in Gunsmithing would seem to go hand in hand, however, because of fear, different methods of working and learning, generation gaps and individual special interests, these technologies are sometimes over-looked and feared instead of being embraced. Many times, it is merely laziness that is the limiting factor in learning and fear is but an excuse. If making a job faster, safer, and easier is not “your cup of tea”, you could just lop off a couple of fingers from your hand and this should balance out any ideas or concepts that could help you out in the future. Continue reading


What’s In Your Shotgun?

Howes2by Gary Howes
Guns and Gunsmiths Editor

I’m sure a large percentage of you keep a shotgun in your home for self defense. It may be grandad’s old side by side, the trap gun you you bought and never seem to have the time to shoot, it may be a special purpose tactical shotgun. It doesn’t matter. When it come to self defense weapons for the home, a shotgun is always a good choice. Continue reading