New Guy, looking for a gunsmith in Bay area of California

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by dennyA, Dec 24, 2008.

  1. dennyA

    dennyA New Member

    Dec 24, 2008
    Heys folks, I'm probably using the wrong page, but I am and avid deer hunter . I hunt in California, (blacktails), and albeit I am 65, everyday I p/u my rifle I am just as excited as I was at 12yrs. old.
    I have been fortunate and killed, (I hate the word harvested), many deer.

    Enough, I live in the Bay area of California and I am looking for a good gunsmith. Few and far between, can anyone help? I don't need anything super technical done, ie; a stock shortened and a trigger worked over.
    Thanks and go hunting.
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  2. Buffalobob

    Buffalobob Writers Guild

    Jun 12, 2001
    Re: New Guy, but OLD

    Welcome. If no one responds just post your question one more time under a different title. Lots of people just read the title and don't bother to read much more.

  3. ss7mm

    ss7mm Writers Guild

    Jun 11, 2005
    Thanks for the suggestion BB. I changed the title for him.:)
  4. Southpaw

    Southpaw Well-Known Member

    May 17, 2007
    I've never had any work done by this guy, but I have talked to him and he seems to know his stuff. If I remember correctly he is ex LE.

    Contacting Nor-Cal Precision, Jerry Rice, and our Webteam

    Good luck.


    P.S. If you find someone you're pleased with please post back. I'm up in Sacramento.
  5. squirrelduster

    squirrelduster Well-Known Member

    Dec 9, 2007
    Good luck with your search for a decent gunsmith in the bay area. There are a few but I have never been happy with the work that they do. Scopes that fall off and other such nonesense.

    I have a buddy that does stock work and trigger jobs for friends. He is super picky so it will come back perfect. We have done several bedding jobs together and they have all come out real well. He doesn't do machine work for other people.
    Send me a pm and i will forward his information to you if you are interested. He does a lot of mauser work. He lives in the north bay.