Ballistol: an Upcoming Favorite Amongst Gunsmiths

Delesoyby Dana Delesoy
Guns and Gunsmiths Contributor

I first heard about Ballistol while watching a back-issue of GCA’s GunTech DVD magazine (issue #108). Gene Kelly (president of the American Gunsmithing Institute) interviewed a Ballistol representative at SHOT SHOW. I was really impressed what was said about it. Something claiming to be as versatile as Ballistol and also non-toxic is a combination that gets my attention. When I finished watching the interview I immediately visited the company’s website and read absolutely everything posted about the product. Continue reading


Lakefield Mossberg Made in Canada 400G 12GA

Delesoyby Dana Delesoy
Guns and Gunsmiths Contributor

While home one Sunday during supper I heard shotgun shots nearby. Shortly after the last shot there was a knock on my door. To my surprise I saw my neighbor with a shotgun leaning at his side. He said the gun needs my gunsmithing services. The action was open so at a glance I was able to see the chamber unloaded. I immediately point this out thanking him for his safety courtesy.  Continue reading


Gunzilla– Why I like it!

Delesoyby Dana Delesoy
Guns and Gunsmiths Contributor

In the begining: Cleaning my guns…

When I first began shooting guns I was living in northern Alberta, Canada. Winters are long and cold with me often shooting in such conditions. With shooting comes cleaning.

The first gun cleaning product I used was Outer’s solvent. Lubrication was done with Outer’s gun oil. Several times I had to clean my guns in winter when it was too cold to open windows. There was the danger of freezing hot water heating pipes should I have the window open too long, or even worse, forgetting to close them. … but the guns had to be cleaned. Continue reading


GCA and GunTech — Yours for the taking

Delesoyby Dana Delesoy
Guns and Gunsmiths Contributor

This article is something I really would like to share with you. The purpose of it is not to sell you on anything whatsoever–this is not a paid advertisement. Personally I’m skeptical when hearing about a product or service from the person that is selling it so I find it helpful hearing from the customers themselves what they are getting (or not getting) out of it. I am a customer and would like to share how I am benefiting from being a Gun Club of America (GCA) member and why. Continue reading