About Gun Stock and Barrel

Gun Stock and Barrel has an onsite gunsmith and usually one apprentice. Owner and master gunsmith Mark Smith attended Lassen College in CA, an NRA gunsmithing facility, in the early 2000’s, previously worked at a large retail firearms store and also taught at a range in South Florida. Recently he’s worked for one of the more famous plating and refinishing companies servicing 2 major firearm manufacturers.

Our network of gunsmiths boast a combination of 21+ years experience in all aspects of shooting, reloading, firearm repair and refinishing.

Our first love is the Kalashnikov or Avtomat Kalashnikova, also referred to as AK 47 and its variants. AK 47, AK 74 , Saiga , etc.  Also love the SKS and many domestically produced western weapons such any of the US battle rifles, especially in the AR – 15 and the various caliber conversions.

Whether its general gunsmithing, building rifles from a parts kit or aftermarket parts customization or a complete refinish with Parkerizing, various bake on finishes or bluing services, we treat every customer’s firearm as if it were our own.


Mark Smith

Gunsmith and Owner