Product Review: 10/22 80% receiver

Jack Landisby Jack Landis
AGI Technical Services Manager

There are a lot of you who like to build your own guns rather than simply go out and buy one. Or you want to just replace a damaged receiver and like the challenge of completing an 80 percent blank. In this video AGI’s Jack Landis takes a look at one for the Ruger 10/22 which is a great platform for customizing, modifying and personalizing a cool rimfire for target shooting or varmint control. Continue reading


Reloading Tools Review

Jack Landisby Jack Landis
AGI Technical Services Manager

You know the old saying–” The man who dies with the most tools wins!”

Well Jack Landis has so many tools that he may well be the presumptive winner already. In this video, Jack takes a look at a few good reloading tools. If you are a reloader, or thinking about it, take a look at these offerings. Continue reading


Gunsmithing Project–Bedding a Rifle Part 2

Jack Landisby Jack Landis
AGI Technical Services Manager

In Part 2 of this video project Jack Landis completes a simple, straightforward way to bed a rifle that will help improve accuracy in your own hunting or target gun.

Jack walks you through the entire process so you have the complete “Recipe for Success.”

If you missed Part 1, you can see it by CLICKING HERE.

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Gunsmithing Project–Bedding a Rifle Part 1

Jack Landisby Jack Landis
AGI Technical Services Manager

In this two-part video Jack Landis shows a simple, straightforward way to bed a rifle that will help improve accuracy in your own hunting or target gun.

Jack walks you through the entire process so you have the complete “Recipe for Success.”

This video will be shown in two parts because of its length. Look for Part 2 soon! Continue reading


Mills and Lathes for Gunsmiths

Jack Landisby Jack Landis
AGI Technical Services Manager

One of the most frequently asked questions that I get is, “What size and type of mill and lathe should I get, now that I’ve ordered the machine shop course from AGI?” OK, here goes . . .

Having learned to use the lathe and mill at Adult School, and then at Lassen College during the summer NRA classes, I can tell you that I REALLY wished I’d seen Darrell Holland’s course first. Darrell is an excellent instructor and you will learn what you need to buy to get the job done. The way to do it, is to watch the lathe and mill portions first, THEN buy your lathe and mill. Continue reading