Gunsmithing

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There seems to be some confusion in how you correctly move the iron sights on a gun that is not shooting where you want it to hit.  Here is how to do it: Adjust the rear sight in the direction that you want the bullet group to move.  In other words, if the gun is … Continue readings

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Remington made 20 gauge shotguns on two frame sizes.  Many parts (including barrels) are not interchangeable between the two size frames.  There seems to be much confusion about determining the correct frame size especially when purchasing a slug barrel.  Here is how to tell them apart: Frames that have a serial number that ends in … Continue readings

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N.C. Ordnance has been making the finest quality reproduction gun grips and buttplates for 35 years. N.C. Ordnance is now the official grip maker licensed by Colt’s Manufacturing Company, LLC. Colt has decided to grant N.C. Ordnance a license to use its trademarks because it has come to recognize the exceptional quality of N.C. Ordnance grips and buttplates. … Continue readings

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N.C. Ordnance has been making the finest quality reproduction gun grips and buttplates for 35 years. N.C. Ordnance is now the official grip maker licensed by Colt’s Manufacturing Company, LLC. Colt has decided to grant N.C. Ordnance a license to use its trademarks because it has come to recognize the exceptional quality of N.C. Ordnance grips and buttplates. … Continue readings

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Seems a guy makes a rolling stop at a stop sign, and gets pulled over by a local policeman.  The driver hands the officer his driver’s license, insurance verification, plus his concealed carry permit. “Okay Mr. Smith.” the officer says, “I see your CCW permit.  Are you carrying today?” “Yes I am.” “Well then, better … Continue readings

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There are two types of carbine receiver extensions (buffer tubes):  Mil-Spec and Commercial.  The Mil-Spec tubes are smaller than the Commercial tubes so you will need to determine which extension is on your particular rifle before buying accessories that fit on the receiver extension.  Here is how to tell them apart. Mil-Spec tube The Mil-Spec … Continue readings

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Up for bid is a TRI STAR NKC gas operated, semi-auto shotgun in 12 gauge, with a blued receiver and 28″ vent ribbed barrel with an Improved Cylinder choke tube. The stock and forend are wood. Metal finish is conservatively about 98 – 99% overall, stock finish is about 98 – 99%. Click here to buy … Continue readings

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How To Ship Guns To Jacobson’s Gun Center There is no law prohibiting shipping guns for service work.  The laws only apply if you’re buying or selling a gun. 1. Write out complete letter of instructions.  Be sure to include return address. Guns will not be shipped back to you uninsured, so tell us the … Continue readings

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Shop Time : Open Tues – Sat 9 am – 6 pm Closed every Sunday and Monday
Tel : 515-733-2995
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