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Gunsmithing Portfolio

Allow us to show off a little, and display some of our past builds that really shined to us. We've spent a lot of time ensuring that every gun that leaves our production line is perfect, down to the individual rivet. Our skilled artisan builder has spent years honing his craft, showing in the perfect rivets, the smooth actions, and the hand etched marks. Enjoy.

 

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 1963 Romanian Model 63, sporting an original Romanian barrel. Childer's receiver that has been refinished to match the original parts.

 

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 1975 Russian Tula AKM (top), 1989 Russian Izhevsk AKs-74 (bottom)

 

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 Romanian Model 64. Childers receiver has been refinished to match the all original parts.

   

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1975 Russian Tula AKM featuring a U.S. barrel, hand etched to clone original Russian proof marks.

 

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1989 Russian Izhevsk AKs-74 with hand-etched trunnion.

 

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Romanian Model 63 twins, Guards model shown on bottom.

 

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1994 Russian AK-105, featuring hand-etched model designation marks, cloning original Russian marks.

 

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Polish AKMS under-folder sporting a Polish barrel.

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Hungarian Twins, AK-63d (top) and AK-63f (bottom). AK-63f features tape detailing an Iraqi conscripts issuance of this rifle.

 

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1968 Romanian Model 65 under-folder.