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  1. Gunsmithing The Ar-15
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    491-000-036  
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    $17.99
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    Patrick Sweeney. 255 pages. 8¼" x 11". Softbound. Over 300 detailed B&W photographs. Comprehensive information from a master gunsmith and noted AR expert on how to maintain, repair, and accessorize the AR-15 rifle. Covers models from the early M16 through current-production M4 carbine. Discusses checking components for serviceability, disassembly, barrels, sights, handguards, flash hiders/muzzle brakes, calibers that fit the platform, bolts and carriers, buffers and recoil springs, lower receiver components, stocks, magazines, slings, optics, pistol versions, piston systems, and field malfunction clearance. Mfg: Gun Digest
  2. Gunsmithing The Ar-15 Volume 2 - Gunsmithing The Ar-15, Volume 2
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    491-000-062  
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    $19.99
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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: Gun Digest
  3. 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
  4. Double Guns And Custom Gunsmithing - Double Guns & Custom Gunsmithing
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    100-003-771  
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    $39.95
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    Steven Dodd Hughes. 166 pages. 8¾'''' x 11-3/8''''. Hardbound. Excellent preparation for anybody, beginner and experienced collector alike, considering purchase of a high-grade double shotgun. Author shares accumulated knowledge and wisdom from 30 years of collecting, building, repairing, and customizing doubles. Covers repairs and restoration, custom projects, history and function of classic sidelock action and modern variations, profiles of two modern Italian custom makers, the art of stockmaking, restoring and preserving metal finishes, plus plenty of detailed “case studies” that’ll help you spot problems on used doubles and avoid ending up with an expensive and pretty, but unshootable, wall-ha Mfg: Down East 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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    $34.99
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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
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    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
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    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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Ammunition
  1. Win 1911 Ammunition - Win 1911 .45 Acp 230gr Fmj 50/Box
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    105-000-437  
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    $27.99
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    Offering performance and reliability specifically designed for use in 1911 firearms, Win1911 provides a choice of personal defense or training ammunition that has been matched for ballistic performance and engineered for the same feel and function. Nickel-Plated Bullet Ballistically Matched Sure Functioning Mfg: Winchester
  2. Win 1911 Ammunition - Win 1911 .45 Acp 230gr Jhp 50/Box
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    105-000-436  
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    $39.99
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    Offering performance and reliability specifically designed for use in 1911 firearms, Win1911 provides a choice of personal defense or training ammunition that has been matched for ballistic performance and engineered for the same feel and function. Nickel-Plated Bullet Ballistically Matched Sure Functioning Mfg: Winchester
  3. Win 1911 Ammunition - Win 1911 .45 Acp 230gr Jhp 500/Case
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    105-000-438  
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    $389.99
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    Offering performance and reliability specifically designed for use in 1911 firearms, Win1911 provides a choice of personal defense or training ammunition that has been matched for ballistic performance and engineered for the same feel and function. Nickel-Plated Bullet Ballistically Matched Sure Functioning Mfg: Winchester
  4. Win 1911 Ammunition - Win 1911 .45 Acp 230gr Fmj 500/Case
    Item#:
    105-000-439  
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    $269.99
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    Offering performance and reliability specifically designed for use in 1911 firearms, Win1911 provides a choice of personal defense or training ammunition that has been matched for ballistic performance and engineered for the same feel and function. Nickel-Plated Bullet Ballistically Matched Sure Functioning Mfg: Winchester
  5. Train & Defend Ammunition - Train .40 S&W 180gr Fmj 500/Case
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    105-000-455  
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    $198.99
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    The Winchester Train & Defend Ammunition System is a straight-forward solution for new shooters interested in training to become more proficient with their personal defense ammunition. This ballistically-matched ammunition pairs range-ready TRAIN  rounds with threat-stopping technology-driven DEFEND rounds, each designed for less recoil. Less Felt Recoil Same Point of Impact Mfg: Winchester
  6. Train & Defend Ammunition - Defend .40 S&W 180gr Jhp 200/Case
    Item#:
    105-000-454  
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    $226.99
    List Price: $239.99
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    The Winchester Train & Defend Ammunition System is a straight-forward solution for new shooters interested in training to become more proficient with their personal defense ammunition. This ballistically-matched ammunition pairs range-ready TRAIN  rounds with threat-stopping technology-driven DEFEND rounds, each designed for less recoil. Less Felt Recoil Same Point of Impact Mfg: Winchester

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