Illinois 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 as an individual you may not be normally capable of doing. A qualified gunsmith will be skilled in various trades such as ballistics, engraving, and have a working knowledge tools and processes that many machinists use.
A Illinois gunsmith normally has a Illinois FFL or works under the supervision of someone that is properly licensed.
Today’s gunsmiths in Illinois 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.
Illinois Firearms Repair Services
Services offered may vary from shop to shop but some of the more common gun repairs may be:
- Engraving firearms
- Installing factory replacement parts
- Checking for improper head-space
- Replacing a firing pin
- Clearing bore obstructions
- Installing gun sights including those compatible with night vision and infrared
- Checking and correcting timing issues
- Installing scopes and mounts
- Repair feeding, ejection and firing problems
From firearms repairs to restorations, a qualified smiths main goal is to insure that your firearm functions properly and is in a safe operational condition.
Having honed their skills through years of education and experience the most highly trained and sought after are normally found through referral of family or friends. For more information on your firearms repair feel free to contact any of the Illinois gunsmiths listed below.
1868 County Rd 1600 N
Urbana, IL 61802
1104 S. Main St.
Pinckneyville, IL. 62274
LaJoy Precision, Inc.
123 Christopher Way
Fox Lake, IL. 60020