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


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


The Mother of All Rifles–Built by an AGI Student!

AGI Graduate Nathan Allan

Gene Kelly, President of the American Gunsmithing Institute, received an email from a graduate of the American Gunsmithing Institute recently. It is not only an endorsement of the skills taught in their professional gunsmithing courses, but also an amazing demonstration of what is possible to achieve with the right training. Here is that email from Nathan Allan: Continue reading


Korth 9mm Revolver Conversion

with Gene Kelly
AGI/GCA President

Found at the 2016 SHOT Show in Las Vegas, Gene Kelly looks at a conversion for S&W revolvers from Korth that makes it possible to shoot 9mm ammo without the need for moon clips. This would make a nice conversion for either you or your customers looking to be able to shoot inexpensive 9mm from your favorite wheelgun.

You can find the product HERE on their website. Continue reading