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American Gunsmithing Institute Brings Training Courses In Springdale, AR Into Your Home

American Gunsmithing Institute Springdale Arkansas AR

During its twenty year tenure, AGI realized that something was missing. While there were various gunsmiths and gun enthusiasts in Springdale, AR 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 Springdale, AR 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 Springdale, AR 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 Springdale, AR 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 Springdale, AR is growing

Gunsmithing Programs Offered Across the Country

Prior to AGI’s founding, gunsmithing programs were only offered in Springdale, AR 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 Springdale, AR 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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Ammunition for self-defense may be regulated by state law

Ammunition for self-defense may be regulated by state law

Just as important as it is to pick a leading firearm for your self preservation is the choosing of the correct bullets that you will use. Bullets for self preservation has made great strides in quality and performance in its ability to penetrate and create what is commonly known as stopping power.

Self preservation bullets is not necessarily designed to kill the attacker, but rather to stop the battle and prevent them from continuing the confrontation with you or any other residents who may be present for the confrontation. To achieve this, bullets must have the ability to create such a shock and tissue damage that the attacker instantly stops and surrenders. The stopping or “knockdown power” usually refers to the ability of the bullet to incapacitate the attacker.

Choosing a self preservation bullet is not as easy as simply walking into a Springdale, AR firearm store and making a purchase, there are many leading types of bullets that, although legal in one state, would be a felony to simply possess in another state, so you must know all of the related bullet and ccw legislation and policies in Springdale, AR and the surrounding areas.

This can be a real issue if you leave Springdale, AR and are carrying a concealed firearm or any type of revolver across state lines.

The most common and effective type of concealed handgun self preservation bullets is the “Hollow Point” for both revolvers and semi-auto revolvers.

Nearly every manufacturer of bullets now makes highly experienced hollow point bullets for self preservation, each has a slight variation in the design of the bullet and casing coupled with powder, primer, and machining quality to produce exact and high precision bullets.

YouTube is a great support for residents from Springdale, AR to learn the ballistics and true capabilities of any type of concealed handgun bullets you’re considering for self preservation use. The primary bullets (but not limited to) that a vast majority of experienced self preservation bullets comes in is:

Revolver: .38 Spl +P, .357 Mag, .44 Mag
Auto Pistols: .25 Auto, .32 Auto, .380 Auto, 9mm, .38 Super +P, .40 Cal, 10mm Auto, .357 SIG, and .45 Auto

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