Flooded guns? Watch This Now!

In this Video, The American Gunsmithing Institute’s, (AGI) president Gene Kelly, provides immediate Flood Recovery Triage Advice for Firearms owners to prevent further damage to their guns. Please feel free to share this information with your friends in the affected areas, and with others, so that they are aware of what to do if they are ever in a situation like this. Continue reading


Everything You Wanted To Know About Gunsmithing–Part 2

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

With AGI President Gene Kelly
and Master Gunsmith Bob Dunlap

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

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Everything You Wanted To Know About Gunsmithing

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

With AGI President Gene Kelly
and Master Gunsmith Bob Dunlap

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”.

This is Part 1 of that interview–Part 2 will be here in next week.

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Precision Bedding Product for Better Accuracy

with Gene Kelly, AGI President

While at the SHOT Show this year, AGI President Gene Kelly ran into an old friend from Score High Gunsmithing. In this video interview, the owner shows Gene his innovative system for guaranteeing a well done bedding job on rifle stocks. If you want your build to be accurate, bedding the stock is one of the important aspects of work. Continue reading


The 7 Secrets to Operating a Successful Gunsmithing Business–Part 2

Gene Kelly head Shotby Gene Kelly, President of AGI

In the conclusion to this important article, AGI President Gene Kelly tells us his secrets for running a successful and profitable business. This is great information not only for those of you running a gunsmithing business, but any business at all. If you missed Part 1, click here to read the first three secrets. Continue reading


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The 7 Secrets to Operating a Successful Gunsmithing Business–Part 1

Gene Kelly head Shotby Gene Kelly, President of AGI

It’s one thing to know how to repair or modify guns, it’s quite another to be able to run a successful gunsmithing (or any other) business. In this important article, AGI President Gene Kelly tells us his secrets for running a successful and profitable business. Here are the first three secrets… look for the rest in the coming weeks. Continue reading