Networking to Build Your Gunsmithing Brand

Networking to Build Your Gunsmithing Brand

Networking to Build Your Gunsmithing Brand Cobwebs are encroaching on the corners of your workshop. Your dusty tools haven’t seen any action in weeks. You need work, and you need it yesterday. But you can’t get to work if the work can’t get to you, so it’s time to start networking. Before you scoff at…

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8 Simple Job Hunting Tips to Successfully Land a Career

8 Simple Job Hunting Tips to Successfully Land A Career

8 Simple Job Hunting Tips to Successfully Land A Career The job hunt may feel like a 40-hour work week in itself, but it doesn’t have to. When you get started in this journey, come up with a streamlined process to track down and job hunt in your desired career. Let’s take a look at…

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How to Zero in Your Optics

How to Zero in Your Optics

How to Zero in Your Optics Ever since the range of guns expanded past a few steps and the accuracy improved enough to warrant sights, they developed very fast. The first serious use of handheld firearms dates back to the Hussite wars of the early 1400s, and adjustable notch and post sights appear shortly thereafter.…

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Scope Mounting: 3 Spring Hunting Steps

Scope Mounting: 3 Spring Hunting Steps

Scope Mounting: 3 Spring Hunting Steps Spring Hunting Season can catch people off-guard. Before your first hunt, you can take the necessary steps to best prepare for success. This could include creating an inventory, cleaning and prepping your weapons, practicing your marksmanship, even the final schedule of hunting dates. One discipline that many hunters forget…

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How To Prepare Your Hunting Firearms

How To Prepare Your Hunting Firearms

How To Prepare Your Hunting Firearms The Spring hunting season is finally getting closer—to make sure you make the most of this Spring, it is important to prevent any blindsides. Preparation and practice are two keys to your success in the coming months; they allow you to sharpen your skills and end up saving time…

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A History of Hunting with Firearms

A History of Hunting with Firearms

A History of Hunting with Firearms While the history buffs are cracking their knuckles excitedly and getting ready to refute my every word, everyone else is remembering the puddles of drool they left on their desks while their history teachers droned on in class. But before you prepare yourself to feel a drowsiness that rivals…

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Safety Enforcement for Gunsmiths: The 4 Cardinal Rules

Safety Enforcement for Gunsmiths: The 4 Cardinal Rules

Safety Enforcement for Gunsmiths: The 4 Cardinal Rules Safety’s first, right? When it comes to best practices, gunsmiths have to go the extra mile compared to everyone else. Not only do they handle firearms daily, but the guns in their hands are often defective, modified from stock, or otherwise irregular. That calls for extra vigilance…

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4 Reasons Why It’s Never Too Late to Get an Education

4 Reasons Why It’s Never Too Late to Get an Education

4 Reasons Why It’s Never Too Late to Get an Education Education is an important resource that provides stability and security in your life. Being well-educated and holding a degree helps increase your chances for better career opportunities and opens up new doors. Higher-paying jobs, a diverse skill set, and self-dependency are all direct results…

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How to Prevent Negligent Firearm Use as a Gunsmith

How to Prevent Firearm Negligence as a Gunsmith

How to Prevent Negligent Firearm Use as a Gunsmith Owning, building, and using firearms is a fun-filled and fulfilling hobby, but safety is always the first priority whenever a firearm is handled. It is very easy for an accident to happen when people do not regard safety as their number one concern. Many people die…

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MGS Trade School Takes On SHOT Show 2023

SHOT Show 2023 and MGS Trade School

SHOT Show 2023 and MGS Trade School Every year in Las Vegas, NV, over 100,000 people converge into the Venetian Expo (formerly, The Sands Expo) and Caesars Forum for the largest firearms and outdoor convention…S.H.O.T. Show! SHOT Show, or the Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade Show, is an industry- and media-only event put on by the…

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