Special Christmas in July Webcast!

Tuesday July 29 at 5:30 pm Pacific Time.

CLICK HERE at the above time to join the webcast.

Xmas-in-JulyDon’t miss Gene Kelly, AGI President host a SPECIAL WEBCAST outlining all the fantastic AGI products on sale for a limited time.

Gene will walk you through the sale catalog offering FREE bonus DVDs, FREE bonus tools (while supplies last) and HUGE SAVINGS on all of AGI’s courses… 

Gene will also be offering some ‘as yet to be specified’ special offers which will be good only thru the duration of the webcast, so be sure to look out for those… 



Tips for the Woodsman–Rifle Cleaning Part 2

HollandBy Darrell Holland
AGI Senior Instructor/Master Gunsmith

If you are a hunter or long-range rifle shooter, you know how important it is to have your rifle as clean as you can get it, and lubricated properly. But there is a good chance you may not be doing that correctly. In this 2nd video (CLICK HERE if you missed Part 1) Darrell Holland shows us how to finish off your rifle cleaning with correct lubrication techniques. Continue reading

Everything You Wanted To Know About Gunsmithing–Part 2

Master Gunsmith and AGI Instructor Bob Dunlap with AGI President Gene Kelly

Master Gunsmith and AGI Instructor Bob Dunlap with AGI President Gene Kelly

The conclusion of the interview with Gene Kelly, President of the American Gunsmithing institute, and Robert Dunlap, Master Gunsmith and Senior Instructor.

For those of you who have never seen or heard this interview before, it is a fascinating look into the life of Master Gunsmith Bob Dunlap. I’m sure you will learn something you didnt know before about him, and gunsmithing, whether you are a professional gunsmith or just a “tinkerer”. Continue reading

Restoring Grandpa’s Favorite .22

Gene Kelly head ShotBy Gene Kelly
President, AGI and GCA

Recently on a Fall day,I looked longingly at Grandpa Steven’s Favorite .22 long rifle hanging on the wall where it has spent the last 30 or 40 years of its life. Grandpa used to tell me stories about how he would walk the woods as a boy with that gun and how he had taken hundreds of rabbits and squirrels for the dinner table with it. Continue reading

Gunsmithing Q&A with Ken Brooks

kenBrooksOne of the best benefits of being a Silver Member of the Gun Club of America, is the “Ask The Pros” forum on the GCA website. Ken Brooks, AGI Instructor and co-owner of Pisco Gunsmithing visits there everyday to help gunsmiths with particular problems they are experiencing. Here is his answer to some recent questions that may help you as well.

If you think you have another solution to any of these problems, please add them to the Comments below. Continue reading

Helping Each Other!

forumsI hope that you are all visiting the Guns and Gunsmiths Forums whenever you visit the site. There are a number of posts from readers with questions or problems that have gone unanswered, especially in the Gunsmithing Forum.

Please try to help your fellow readers by answering their questions or offering advice whenever you can. And don’t forget to use the Forums yourself if ever you need help with a project, or even if you just want to start a conversation related to guns and gunsmithing. If you have participated in the Forums already, THANK YOU!