Gunsmithing

A set of wood gun stocks rest on a shelf.
Understanding Wood Gunstock Grading – #024 of the Gun Room Podcast

Take a dive into the history and methods of grading wood gunstocks and why it…

A man at the AYA factory finishes a stock.
Bill Graham and Nice Old Double Gunworks – #021 of the Gun Room Podcast

From desk job to gunsmithing, Bill Graham sits down to talk about his journey in…

A gunsmith at AYA works on a part.
The Philosophy of Gun Restoration – #020 of the Gun Room Podcast

The world of firearm restoration and collection is heavily nuanced; learn more about it through…

Two Weatheryby rifle rounds lie next to each other on a table.
Roy Weatherby and the Illustrious Mark V – #016 of the Gun Room Podcast

Weatherby’s iconic rifle is an example of top-tier craftsmanship and American ingenuity Necessity is the…

A Griffin and Howe gunsmith works on a rifle.
100 Years of Griffin and Howe Rifles – #013 of the Gun Room Podcast

An exploration of a century of fine firearms and the new line of rifles set…

A Model 12 shotgun laid out on the ground
The Origin of the Winchester Model 12 – #012 of the Gun Room Podcast

Notable features, John Browning’s hand in the design, and more about the famous Winchester shotguns…

A vintage ad for the Remington 700 bolt action rifle.
The Remington 700 Overview – #008 of the Gun Room Podcast

From the P14 in World War 1 to post-World War 2 innovation, Remington’s development of…

A gun smith works on a custom built shotgun.
Steve Durren and Glenn Fewless discuss The American Custom Gunmakers Guild – #007 of the Gun Room Podcast

The President and Vice President of the ACGG talk their personal backgrounds, career paths, and…

A 1914 catalog order page for the Parker Trojan shotgun.
The Parker Brothers Trojan – #006 of the Gun Room Podcast

This old, reliable workhorse shotgun is synonymous with upland hunting … and forever will be…

A bird hunter carrying an A.H. Fox Sterlingworth while hunting.
The Venerable A.H. Fox Sterlingworth – #004 of the Gun Room Podcast

A side-by-side shotgun not originally held in high regard by the brand’s namesake, the Sterlingworth…

A Fox Sterlingworth side by side shotgun with the action broken open
Dan Rossiter and A.H. Fox Shotguns – #003 of the Gun Room Podcast

Join Dan Rossiter as he speaks on the American Custom Gunmakers Guild, being a small…

A Ruger 10/22 with woodstock and blued barrels
The Ruger 10/22 Overview – #002 of the Gun Room Podcast

Innovation in design coupled with efficiency in manufacturing gave rise to the affordable, reliable, and…

Guy Bignell of Griffin and Howe inspects a hammer shotgun.
Guy Bignell of Griffin and Howe – #001 of the Gun Room Podcast

Guy Bignell, former President of Griffin and Howe, one of the oldest gunsmithing and gunmaking…

A vintage american hammer shotgun restored to new.
#108 | Breathing New Life Into Vintage American Classics with Doug Turnbull of Turnbull Restoration Co.

A closer look at the vintage shotgun restoration process with Doug Turnbull of Turnbull Restoration…

Inside the shop at D.C. Whitman Custom Gunsmithing
#101 | D.C. Whitman Custom Gunsmithing on Instagram Live

D.C. Whitman Custom Gunsmithing joins us on Instagram live to answer your questions regarding shotgun…

Del Whitman hunting sharptailed grouse
#75 | Shotguns, Gun Fit and Wingshooting with Del Whitman – Project Upland Podcast

Do you know if your shotgun fits you? Do you know how to decipher the…

A gunsmith working on a vintage double barrel shotgun
#17 | Del Whitman – D.C. Whitman Custom Gunsmithing – Project Upland Podcast

On this week’s episode of the Project Upland Podcast, we are joined by Del Whitman…