Alaska gunsmiths have the capabilities to make factory authorized repairs in a fashion that is to industry standards. They may make alterations or modifications to your firearm that an armorer is not normally capable of doing.
A qualified Alaska gunsmith may be an Alaska FFL holder or may have employees that will be skilled in various trades such as ballistics, engraving, and have a working knowledge tools and processes that many machinists use.
Today’s AK gunsmiths may offer various services such as parkerizing, applying ceracoat coatings, engraving, or even something as extreme as changing the caliber of your firearm or building you a custom firearm that meets your specifications and needs.
Alaska Firearm Repair Services
Services offered may vary from shop to shop but some of the more common gun repairs in Alaska by custom gunsmiths may be:
- Engraving firearms by using master gun engravers
- Installing factory replacement parts such as a USA made AK trigger group
- Checking for improper head-space
- Replacing your firing pin spring
- Clearing bore obstructions
- Aligning and installing gun sights with an AK front site tool
- Checking and correcting timing issues
- Installing scopes and mounts
- Repair feeding, ejection and firing problems
From firearms repairs to restorations, a qualified Alaska master gunsmiths main goal is to insure that your firearm functions properly and is in a safe operational condition. Shipping firearms to Alaska cost quite a bit of money and you may save by purchasing used firearms and having them refurbished to factory specifications.
Being confident in the ability of your Alaska bush gun to operate correctly in the conditions of the extreme weather of Alaska is directly dependent upon the gunsmith you choose to keep it operating and functioning correctly.
Gunsmith Training In Alaska
Having honed their skills through years of education and experience the most highly trained and sought after are normally found through referral of family, friends or other members of your Alaska gun trust. For more information on your firearms repair feel free to contact any of the Alaska gunsmiths listed below.
8225 Old Seward Highway, Suite C
Anchorage, Alaska, 99518