A Massachusetts gunsmith is not an armorer, many people appear to confuse the two. A gunsmith has the capabilities to make factory authorized repairs in a fashion that is to industry standards.
A Massachusetts gunsmith normally has a Massachusetts FFL or works under the supervision of someone that is properly licensed.
They may make alterations or modifications to your firearm that an armorer is not 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.
Today’s 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.
Massachusetts Gun Repair Services
Services offered may vary from shop to shop but some of the more common gun repairs in Massachusetts may be:
Clearing bore obstructions
Checking for improper head-space
Replacing your firing pin
Checking and correcting timing issues
Installing factory replacement parts
Repair feeding, ejection and firing problems
Massachusetts Firearms Repairs & Restorations
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 Massachusetts gunsmiths listed below.
LaRocca Gun Works, Inc.
51 Union Street- Suite 318
Worcester, MA 01608
Middleboro Gun Shop
194 East Grove Street (Route 28)
Middleboro, MA 02346
Northeast Arms, L.L.C.
108 Newbury Street
Peabody, MA. 01960
Dark Horse Gunsmithing
424 East Street
South Hadley, MA 01075