I am skeptical about purchasing the lastest and will have to research it before I buy. Currently he lives in Kentucky where he still writes and is also a full-time gunsmith and firearm consultant. Wood's life; he began working as a gunsmith over 50 years ago. Additional charges for Non Free Shipping products, products shipping to remote locations, HazMat products, and large or heavy items still apply. Complete takedown instructions for 60 popular revolvers plus 130 variants. You will have the opportunity to find and choose one in your area before placing your order. Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, but no holes or tears.
Fortunately, this book had arrived in the afternoon. He has written over 1000 articles and has had his work published in Gun Digest, Guns Illustrated, and most gun magazines. Yes Shipping Weight The total weight of the product and its packaging, as calculated by the shipping carrier. There were a couple of things I'd like to see improved: 1 clearer pictures, 2 the book skipped one step that you had to interpolate by staring at pictures in which details were hard to see , and 3 the author's bio is disconcertingly egomaniacal. A+ to the seller, and A+ to anyone whom buys books like these, from sellers like these! The dust jacket for hard covers may not be included. This Double Action Revolver is a fun plinker and woods gun.
Wood has revised and expanded the first five parts of the series so each includes hundred of variants. This book helped me to locate a similar part and modify it to original function so that the extractor was once again operational on this old firearm! Since some products ship directly from supplier, their weight may be unavailable. Not only are the pictures very helpful they include ways of avoiding problem and pitfalls as well as how and what tools to use. More than 3,500 pages of hands-on information you need to increase accuracy and speed. It is being returned for a refund. The E-mail message field is required. This book is a classic.
Fortunately, Wood has been able to combine his mechanical talents with writing about them - which he's been doing since 1962, having more than 1,000 articles published in Gun Digest, Guns Illustrated and in most of the monthly gun magazines. It was published by Krause Publ and has a total of 576 pages in the book. Step-by-step photographs of popular models along with clear, simple text make it easy to disassemble and reassemble a wide range of modern and vintage revolvers. It includes easy to follow instructions for assembly and disassembly of many classic shotguns. Because of variations in the manufacturing process, similar products may have differing weights. Wood's life; he began working as a gunsmith over 50 years ago. The earlier edition is great to have, I purchased both with the idea that this one would have more information in it, but in fact, it has less.
Starts with field stripping basics, thoroughly explains takedown components and finishes with reassembly instructions for hundreds of popular firearms. I do not recommend this publication, it has more firearms but does not include exploded views , i. The second book was just like the first book. Clear photographs and easy to understand text guides the reader every step along the way. Currently he is a writer and firearms consultant and lives in rural Kentucky.
Fortunately, Wood has been able to combine his mechanical talents with writing about them - which he's been doing since 1962, having more than 1,000 articles published in Gun Digest, Guns Illustrated and in most of the monthly gun magazines. The photos were bad starting on page 52 and over half of the photos throughout the remainder of the book were horrible. To buy this book at the lowest price,. I would not recommend purchasing this book. These books, and those like these are an absolute must for anyone who is a gunsmith, or aspires to become a gunsmith.
Clear photos and easy to understand text, guides you every step along the way. Wood has been a gunsmith for over 50 years. The majority of pages are undamaged with minimal creasing or tearing, minimal pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in margins. Because all that matters is the information it contains. Wood's life; he began working as a gunsmith over 50 years ago. This was a sad day. For example, it still does not list Taurus revolvers such as Raging Bull or model 608 - both are quite popular.
It seemed like some sort of screen was placed over the pictures before they were placed onto the pages. Because he is so well briefed on firearms in general, Wood is considered an international authority and highly regarded firearms consultant, having done mechanical design and redesign work for domestic and foreign arms makers. Detailed photos show step-by-step disassembly of more than 60 revolvers and 130 variants Reassembly tips Guns, especially handguns, have always been a part of J. Currently he is a writer and firearms consultant and lives in rural Kentucky. I've bought a lot of books I liked on amazon, this is the first that was so helpful I felt like I had to write a review. I cannot fault the vendor of the book, they had sent a replacement with no charge to me.