Category Archives: Pistolsmithing

Black Magic

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We gun-guys are very fortunate these days to have many choices for metal finishing. We have bluing, which can be

Safety Sensibility

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The crusty Master Sergeant stood at the front of the room slapping his crippled leg with a whip-thin swagger stick

Taming Triggers

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Questions about triggers and sights dominate the majority of discussions in all gun shops. I have written about sights and

Sight Sense

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Of the thousands of questions gunsmiths answer, questions about sights top the list. The most common is, “I’m getting old

Fakes

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As long as there are human beings, there will be those who choose to reside in the devils lair. In

Silencer Stuff

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The proper term is “suppressor” and the slang is “can,” but the old original word I grew up with was

Drop-In Springs?

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If I had to pick two subjects that come up in gunsmith’s shops I would have to say “springs” and