1911 gunsmithing

Custom 1911 Project: Part 1- getting started

August 29, 2016 Bill Marr 0

Custom 1911 Project: Part 1- getting started, presented by Rifleshooter.com and Brownells Custom 1911 Project: Part 1- getting started Custom 1911 Project: Part 2-undercut trigger guard Custom 1911 Project: Part 3- fit and blend grip […]


Cerakote USMC Red (H-167) rifle

February 3, 2016 Bill Marr 0

As stated in my M45A1 review, write “USMC” on something and I’ll buy it.  Last week I found out Cerakote has a color called USMC Red.  I bought a quart. Here are a few pictures […]


Cerakote Zombie Green (H168) AR-15

November 24, 2015 Bill Marr 0

My friend Brian is an accomplished Police Officer for a major Northeastern department.  When he isn’t working, he’s refining his painting skills.  He sent me these pictures of an AR-15 he built for himself and […]


Mossberg 500 rebuild

August 12, 2015 Bill Marr 0

In this post we will take a look at a budget shotgun rebuild/conversion.  The goal of this project is bringing new life to a beat up old gun. The shotgun featured is a Mossberg 500 I […]


Custom Remington 700 223 Wylde

August 6, 2014 Bill Marr 0

When my friend let me cut up his rifle for 223 Remington/5.56 NATO, velocity versus barrel length: A man, his chop box and his friend’s rifle, I also agreed to help him rebuild it. We used […]


5 Quick Tips for Applying Cerakote to Firearms

June 26, 2013 Bill Marr 0

5 Quick tips for applying Cerakote to firearms: We’ve had great success applying Cerakote finishes to rifles, pistols and shotguns over the past 6 years.  Here are five tips we find especially helpful for outstanding results: Degrease prior […]