Question: Do you glass bed a synthetic/polymer stock the same as a wood stock?–Steve Continue reading
Gun Club of America Silver Members receive their great GunTech DVD magazine every month, chock full of over two hours of product reviews, gun assessments, gunsmithing tips and tricks, disassemblies and reassemblies, industry news and all types of other info of value to gun owners and gunsmiths. Continue reading
by Bob Dunlap and Ken Brooks
AGI Instructors and Master Gunsmiths at PISCO Gunsmithing in Oregon
In this video, Ken Brooks and Bob Dunlap explain the problem of loose breech in semi-auto pistols. They show you how to diagnose it, and the myriad of problems it can create if not fixed. This is a great full lesson, of interest to anyone who owns a semi-auto pistol. Watch the whole thing before you run off and check all your own guns! Continue reading
Building a custom Glock is a little different than building a custom 1911. There are a few important factors you need to decide in the beginning. This applies whether you’re building a custom Glock for a customer or for yourself. Continue reading
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
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
In this video Jack Landis shows us his set of ball-end drivers–how to use them for your gunsmithing and other jobs, and where they are especially useful!
Like any of us need an excuse to buy more tools! Continue reading
One 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