Fun With Flintlocks

Inexpensive flintlocks are great project guns to learn how to work on a host of gunsmithing tasks. Here’s how to hone your skills with one of the oldest firearm types.

by Paul Mazan
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Handgun Grip Reconstruction

When shooting some heavy recoiling handguns, grip changes can make shooting more tolerable, effective, and with less felt kick.

by Norman E. Johnson
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Accurizing Enfield Rifles

Sometimes reducing harmonics is the only way of accurizing a rifle. Here’s how to do it with Enfield rifles.

by Sergey Lyalko
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Shotgun Adjustable Comb Installation Tricks

Unsophisticated mechanics can help with adjustable comb installation in difficult cases.

by Sergey Lyalko
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Checkering Gunstocks

A gunsmith’s overview of how he checkers a stock.

by Ray Ordorica
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Refinishing Fine Stocks

A detailed approach to handling and refurbishing vintage gun stocks to their original luster.

by Ray Ordorica
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Refurbishing A Stevens Model 258A

A fireman walked from a burning house with an old Stevens bolt-action shotgun. Here’s how I repaired this fire-damaged gun.

by Norman E. Johnson
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