Q: Why does my Benelli jamb and/or
not lock up completely?
The most common cause is the action spring housing is dirty
and/or rusty. This is a sealed unit from Benelli. I have a
conversion to make it serviceable.
Q: Why does the safety on my Browning
O/U get caught in the middle and won’t fire?
A: I have a conversion with a set screw I
can block the selector part of the safety and then it is
either on or off with no way it can get caught in the
Q: What can be done to make my shotgun
pattern better for turkey hunting?
A: With turkey loads you are forcing more
shot down the barrel than it can efficiently handle which
causes a lot of deformed pellets. A lengthened forcing cone
will make a dramatic difference in your pattern. (see
Q: What can be done to make my rifle
more accurate and hold its point of impact?
A: My most common rifle to accurize is a
bolt action. The three main things that need to be done
would be to 1) bed the stock; 2) set the trigger up
properly; and 3) re-cut the crown.
Q: What can be done to help a new
A: A new shooter needs to have the gun
properly fit and address if there will be a recoil issue,
especially women and younger kids.
Q: I have purchased a new rifle and the
recoil is more than I am comfortable with. What can
A: I make a muzzle brake that will cut
the recoil 50-80%. I can also install a premium recoil pad.