Gunsmithing - Pistols and Revolvers (Google eBook)

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Gun Digest Books, Nov 5, 2009 - Sports & Recreation - 384 pages
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Do-It-Yourself Projects, Diagnosis and Repair for Pistols and Revolvers Techniques: filing, polishing, joining, refinishing Tools: how to choose and use Theory: how pistols and revolvers operate Tuning and timing revolvers Accurizing
  

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Contents

Contents
3
Dedication
4
Acknowledgments
5
Pistolsmithing For Fun
7
A Place For Everything and Everything In Its Place
12
The Long and Short of Removing Metal
23
How They Work and What To Look For
56
Keep It Clean
74
Magazines For The Autoloader
173
Sights to Steer By
186
Grips Something To Hold On To
207
Timing and Tuning Your Revolver
218
The vZ52
232
Basic Pistolsmithing The Glock
243
Basic Pistolsmithing The 1911
256
Advanced Pistolsmithing The 1911
305

Power Tools For The Ambitious
103
What Is Involved In Testing?
114
Welding and Metal Joining
117
Refinishing
131
Malfunctions of The Revolver
152
Malfunctions of Pistols
163
Barrel and Cylinder Fitting SW Revolvers
339
The Makarov
355
The Springfield XD and XDm
361
Gunsmithing Mistakes
377
Sources For Your Labors
383
Copyright

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About the author (2009)

Patrick Sweeney is a certified master gunsmith, film consultant, certified armorer instructor for police departments nationwide, author of many of Gun Digest Books' best-selling titles, and Handguns Editor for America's largest general-circulation shooting magazine, Guns & Ammo.

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