American Gunsmithing Institute Brings Training Courses In Overland Park, KS Into Your Home

American Gunsmithing Institute Overland Park Kansas KS

During its twenty year tenure, AGI realized that something was missing. While there were various gunsmiths and gun enthusiasts in Overland Park, KS and throughout the U.S., they were missing an outlet to come together, share ideas, stories and most importantly, have some fun together! So AGI created The Gun Club of America (GCA). It stands upon four pillars: education, fun, savings and fellowship.  

AGI Teaches Basic and Advanced Firearms Maintenance, Customizing, and Gunsmithing Repair for hobbyist and Professional. Study at home and get Certified as a Gunsmith.

AGI American Gunsmithing Institute In Overland Park, KS Has Over Two Decades Of Experience

Two decades ago, American Gunsmithing Institute (AGI) Founder and President Gene Kelly saw an increased demand for gunsmiths in the firearms industry in Overland Park, KS and realized  that there was a growing need to train new gunsmiths on a faster and more efficient basis.

Gun Club Of America,  LogoKelly made it a goal to preserve the art of gunsmithing for future generations and to provide a way for gun enthusiasts in Overland Park, KS to pursue their hobbies from the comfort of their own homes through AGI’s course load. 

With over 330 million firearms in this country, at any given time 10 to 20 percent of those are in some need of cleaning, repair or customizing. After WWII, a large crop of new gunsmiths appeared, but now they are retiring or passing away and demand for new,Gene Kelley, Founder AGI young blood in the gunsmith world in Overland Park, KS is growing

Gunsmithing Programs Offered Across the Country

Prior to AGI’s founding, gunsmithing programs were only offered in Overland Park, KS at a couple of campus based schools and most people could not afford to attend them so the number of gunsmiths continued to decline.

This gave Kelly the idea to found AGI. Using Master Gunsmith Bob Dunlap’s teaching methodology, combined with the video techniques developed by AGI, Kelly was able to create a unique teaching method that allowed students to learn at home in Overland Park, KS at their own pace. And thus, AGI was born. Since its inception in 1993, AGI has gone on to use this same method to teach people welding, machining, locksmithing and other trade skills. 

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Choosing The Right Shooting Accessories is More Fun When You Know All Your Options

There are hundreds of shooting accessories available to gun owners

After you purchase a a gun is when the fun begins. There are literally thousands of accessories you can purchase for your ~revolver2~s, ~pistol2~s, ~shotgun2~s, and rifles!

Yet, before any gun enthusiast goes out and starts buying all the fun stuff there are a few accessories concerning safety that are important to purchase first. Hearing protection, eye protection, a good gun cleaning kit, and lubricating oil. These are the absolute minimums that every gun enthusiast should have and they shouldn’t be too hard for the Overland Park, KS gun enthusiast to find!

The next items that gun enthusiasts may consider purchasing can be custom addons for your a gun such as custom barrels, custom barrels, custom barrels, custom barrels, custom barrels, and custom barrels along with targets with which to train.

The list of accessories available to gun enthusiasts from Overland Park, KS for different types of guns is in the thousands of items, made by hundreds of institutions, both as aftermarket products and OEM by the original manufacturer.

Once you’ve purchased all the different accessories that can actually be used on or as a part of the a gun, there is just as many different accessories to track your shooting skill and coaching sessions, an endless variety of different types of targets and target stands made of all types of different materials so you can emulate hitting the local Overland Park, KS handgun shooting range or handgun shooting range. There are even specialized clothing that can be worn for various types of shooting disciplines; concealed carry handbags, concealed carry handbags, below waistbands (BWB) and even purse holsters, concealed carry handbags fitted with extra ammo, concealed carry handbags, and the list goes on!

With shooting accessories it is easy to spend just as much money on the accessories that are exchanged out on the a gun or added to it. The cost of accessories can even be many times more with all the other accessories you can purchase just to go to the range!