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  1. Gunsmithing
    Item#:
    825-000-002  
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    $44.99
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    Roy F. Dunlap. 848 pages. 5¾" x 8½". Hardbound. Reprint of a classic, one of the most complete and thorough works on gunsmithing ever written. Practical, useful and entertaining information on every phase of traditional gun work from selection of the stock blank on through to the metal engraving and bluing. Over 95 photos, plus 140 diagrams and illustrations, combined with detailed instructions provide a wealth of knowledge for both amateur and professional gunsmith alike. Mfg: Stackpole Books
  2. Gunsmithing The Ar-15 Volume 2 - Gunsmithing The Ar-15, Volume 2
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    491-000-062  
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    With demand for ARs and AR accessories at unprecedented levels, and tens-of-thousands of new AR owners looking for current information, Patrick Sweeney delivers with a revised second edition of his popular book, Gunsmithing the AR-15. In Gunsmithing the AR-15 Volume 2, the reader will learn not only how the AR-style rifle operates but how to protect his or her considerable investment in it by performing simple maintenance and repair procedures, all thoroughly explained and illustrated by a master gunsmith. The reader will be able to perform these simple procedures at home, without having to make costly trips to a gunsmith, whose rates now average more than $100 an hour. In addition, Mfg: Brownells
  3. Gunsmithing Projects
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    100-009-266  
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    446 pages Softcover The best of a decade's worth of shotgun news gunsmithing stories are in this convenient 446 page package You'll learn about the tools and techniques you need to improve your gun or even build one entirely from scratch Reid Coffield, Steven Matthews and other shotgun news writers show you the tricks of the trade that will help you complete one of a kind projects that will amaze your friends Touches on a variety of skills including machining, welding, woodworking, and finishing Mfg: Intermedia Outdoors
  4. Gunsmithing With Simple Hand Tools
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    825-000-001  
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    Andrew Dubino. 205 pages. 5¾'''' x 8½''''. Hardbound. 33 photographs. 46 illustrations. A well-written, straight-forward introduction to the basic hand tools used in repairing firearms, fine-tuning actions, and servicing shotgun and percussion locks. Advanced, in-depth discussions on the art of hand polishing metal, home heat-treating, and professional hot bluing. Guides you through the steps required to build a black powder percussion lock, trigger guard, firing pin, springs, and numerous other small parts from scratch. Provides specs for metal temperature colors, abrasive grit sizes, drill bit fractional sizes, tap & die sizes, plus numerous machinist notes. Great reference source for the amateu Mfg: Stackpole Books
  5. Build Your Own Ar-15
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    100-001-287  
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    Duncan Long. 98 pages. 5½'''' x 8½''''. Softbound. Comprehensive, how-to guide walks you through every step of building your own AR-15. Includes information on how to build your gun according to post-ban regulations. More than 40% of the book is devoted to assembly instructions; including easy-to-understand text and helpful illustrations. Mfg: Desert Publications
  6. Pistolsmithing - Pistolsmithing By Nonte
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    825-010-000  
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    $35.99
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    George C. Nonte Jr., 560 pgs. 6 1⁄2" x 9 1⁄2". Hardbound. Comprehensive, basic book on art of pistolsmithing. Covers wide variety of actions, firing systems, action feeding methods and curing common malfunctions. Divided into 30 chapters covering subjects such as: stiff cylinder rotation, double-action/single-action tuning and timing, rimfire revolver problems, making and repairing parts, tuning semi-auto pistols for high performance, changing calibers, and an excellent troubleshooting reference chart that shows malfunction-cause-cure scenarios. A really fine book for the shop or serious handgunner doing any pistol work. Mfg: Stackpole Books

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1911 Gunsmithing Books

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  1. 1911 Auto Maintenance Manual - Wilson 1911 Manual
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    965-401-000  
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    $11.99
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    WILSON COMBAT 1911 AUTO MAINTENANCE MANUAL Mfg: Wilson Combat
  2. Make Ready With Paul Liebenberg: Gunsmithing The 1911 - Make Ready With Paul Liebenberg: Gunsmithing
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    100-011-312  
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    $16.99
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    We take you to Pistol Dynamics where Paul Liebenberg walks you through how to customize a stock 1911 pistol. Paul is a trained Industrial Designer who has been a professional gun builder specializing in the Browning locked breach pistol platform for over 30 years. He was a member of the World Champion South African Practical Pistol Shooting Team, NRA High Master, certified four-gun firearms instructor and professional pistol shooter who competed successfully in many disciplines in the shooting sports. In 1983 he immigrated to the US and joined Pachmayr Gun Works in Los Angeles CA where he rose to manage the Custom Gun Shop. In 1985 he opened Pistol Dynamics in Los Angeles to build high-en Mfg: Panteao Productions
  3. American Gunsmithing Institute Handgun Disassembly Videos - Colt 1911 .45 Auto Pistol, 111 Min, Dvd
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    050-000-030  
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    $33.99
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    DVD format. Running time varies. Well-lit, professionally photographed with sharply focused close-ups and good sound quality. Unique classes go from history and design through a detailed stripping, cleaning and inspection; each covers just one gun or a series. You get a close-up look at the identifying features. A How-It-Works section is followed by detailed, one-step-at-a-time disassembly instructions. You’ll learn many handy tips, like when to watch out for, and prevent, flying springs. Next, the host does a thorough cleaning and oiling, pointing out things to look for which indicate problems that can be corrected before they cause a malfunction. The reassembly portion isn’t Mfg: Agi
  4. American Gunsmithing Institute Handgun Disassembly Videos - S&W Revolvers, 120 Min, Dvd
    Item#:
    050-000-042  
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    $33.99
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    DVD format. Running time varies. Well-lit, professionally photographed with sharply focused close-ups and good sound quality. Unique classes go from history and design through a detailed stripping, cleaning and inspection; each covers just one gun or a series. You get a close-up look at the identifying features. A How-It-Works section is followed by detailed, one-step-at-a-time disassembly instructions. You’ll learn many handy tips, like when to watch out for, and prevent, flying springs. Next, the host does a thorough cleaning and oiling, pointing out things to look for which indicate problems that can be corrected before they cause a malfunction. The reassembly portion isn’t Mfg: Agi
  5. Ed Brown's 1911 Bench Reference Cd-Rom - 1911 Bench Cd-Rom
    Item#:
    087-000-002  
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    $34.99
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    Ed Brown. CD-ROM. Contains all the information and photos in the book. Lets you read on screen, enlarge the graphics, even print out for use at the bench. More than just a basic maintenance manual; well illustrated, step-by-step instructions cover gunsmith installation of new parts and bench work the individual can perform with minimal tools. Clearly illustrated with photographs that define important points. Twenty-three chapters are filled with insight and tips from Ed's many years of professional gunsmithing experience. Reloading chapter explains the why and how of ammo function and its relationship to proper cycling. Runs on Mac or PC using Windows operating system. Ma Mfg: Ed Brown
  6. American Gunsmithing Institute Handgun Disassembly Videos - Ruger Mk I/Mk Ii .22lr Pistols, 90 Min,
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    050-000-037  
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    $33.99
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    DVD format. Running time varies. Well-lit, professionally photographed with sharply focused close-ups and good sound quality. Unique classes go from history and design through a detailed stripping, cleaning and inspection; each covers just one gun or a series. You get a close-up look at the identifying features. A How-It-Works section is followed by detailed, one-step-at-a-time disassembly instructions. You’ll learn many handy tips, like when to watch out for, and prevent, flying springs. Next, the host does a thorough cleaning and oiling, pointing out things to look for which indicate problems that can be corrected before they cause a malfunction. The reassembly portion isn’t Mfg: Agi

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    105-200-353  
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    Offering outstanding performance at an economical price, American Eagle ammo lets you practice with the same-strength loads you’ll actually hunt with or use in competition. Available in a variety of popular rifle calibers with standard bullet weights that ensure your gun shoots the same when punching paper at your favorite range as it does in the field, when every shot is critical.   Mfg: American Eagle
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    105-000-219  
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    Top-quality, new-manufactured mil-spec 5.56 x 45mm NATO XM193 FMJ ammo ideal for training & practice. This ammunition was produced at Lake City Army Ammunition Plant to Federal Cartridge Company specs for commercial ammunition.  55 grain FMJ boattail bullet – the exact load developed for the original M16 rifle. Headstamped with Federal logo and date of manufacture, reloadeable brass cases with crimped in boxer primers. Lacquer-sealed primer and case mouth to resist moisture. For use only in rifles with chambers designed for 5.56mm x 45 ammunition. Mfg: Federal
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    105-000-217  
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    Top-quality, new-manufactured mil-spec 5.56 x 45mm NATO XM193 FMJ ammo ideal for training & practice. This ammunition was produced at Lake City Army Ammunition Plant to Federal Cartridge Company specs for commercial ammunition.  55 grain FMJ boattail bullet – the exact load developed for the original M16 rifle. Headstamped with Federal logo and date of manufacture, reloadeable brass cases with crimped in boxer primers. Lacquer-sealed primer and case mouth to resist moisture. For use only in rifles with chambers designed for 5.56mm x 45 ammunition. Mfg: Federal
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    Top-quality, new-manufactured mil-spec 5.56 x 45mm NATO XM193 FMJ ammo ideal for training & practice. This ammunition was produced at Lake City Army Ammunition Plant to Federal Cartridge Company specs for commercial ammunition.  55 grain FMJ boattail bullet – the exact load developed for the original M16 rifle. Headstamped with Federal logo and date of manufacture, reloadeable brass cases with crimped in boxer primers. Lacquer-sealed primer and case mouth to resist moisture. For use only in rifles with chambers designed for 5.56mm x 45 ammunition. Mfg: Federal
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    DRT lead-free projectile is a revolutionary round. The bullet breaks apart on contact with a solid surface. The handgun ammunition is made to be an all-purpose round, disintegrating into a cloud of dust on steel but yet is effective on an organic target. It is a target and a carry round. Our round can be fired by law enforcement officers without any fear of ricochet or pass through, or fear of injury or death to innocent bystanders from ricochet or pass through. Mfg: Dynamic Research Technologies
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    105-000-226  
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    DRT lead-free projectile is a revolutionary round. The bullet breaks apart on contact with a solid surface. The handgun ammunition is made to be an all-purpose round, disintegrating into a cloud of dust on steel but yet is effective on an organic target. It is a target and a carry round. Our round can be fired by law enforcement officers without any fear of ricochet or pass through, or fear of injury or death to innocent bystanders from ricochet or pass through. Mfg: Dynamic Research Technologies

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