looking 4 a smith to build a ruger no 1 custom

Discussion in 'Gunsmithing' started by dug, Mar 18, 2011.

  1. dug

    dug Well-Known Member

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    can anyone recommend a good relaible smith to build a custom no 1 .

    hofmiester custom shop does work on them , but i've never heard anything good or bad about them .

    thxs dug
     
  2. shortgrass

    shortgrass Well-Known Member

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    Christian Hoffmiester taught at TSJC for about 10 years.
     

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    Mark Penrod in Indiana
     
  4. lazylabs

    lazylabs Well-Known Member

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    The Hofmeister shop does great work. I have had Christain work on a bunch of stuff and it all turned out great. He barreled a HUGE 50 cal for me and the machine work was great!
     
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    If Christian works on #1, I would have no problem using him for a project, Great guy and great craftsman.
     
  7. dug

    dug Well-Known Member

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    thx for all that replied , it put my mind to ease using someone that is held in high regard ,
    i was taken advantage of once before and now i'm carefull as ever .
    extra play money is harder to come by lately .
    thx again
    dug
     
  8. dieseldoc

    dieseldoc Well-Known Member

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    I Have a project #1 in Christian shop right now and it should be shipped Mid April. It's taking longer but from what I can find out he is, the # 1 Ruger #1 guy.

    Let you know when it get here.

    Charliegun)