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Art of Gunsmithing - The Shotgun

By Lewis Potter

ISBN: 9781861268150
PUBLISHED (THIS EDITION): 2006
PAGES: 176
BINDING: Hardback
SIZE: 246x189 mm
INSIDE: 90 b&w photos, 22 line drawings

This volume is written about working on one of the finest sporting firearms ever invented - the shotgun. Included are types of shotgun from everyman's dream gun, the sidelock ejector, to the everyman gun, the humble economy single barrel.

It covers the work a gunsmith actually encounters, much of this information has never previously been published and may help the reader appreciate the complexity and great range of skills and knowledge a gunsmith needs, something unique in the 21st century.

Topics covered include:

  • Guns and Gunsmithing
  • Tooling & Equipment
  • Stripping & Servicing and examination for faults
  • Minor and advanced barrel work
  • Rejointing barrels to actions and lockwork
  • Minor and major stock repairs
  • Blacking, bluing, browning and engraving
  • Gun Proof and The Law

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