Pistolsmithing

Credits:   3

Prerequisites: GSTP 1250 Handgun Design and Theory and GSTP 1210 Gunsmith Machining

This course covers advanced aspects of pistol customization in order to optimize accuracy and performance and diagnose and correct related problems.  Students will learn a variety of handgun-related performance procedures and platforms. Firearm modifications are applied to improve accuracy and performance through the implementation of machining techniques, sighting systems, trigger systems, aftermarket accessories, and shooting techniques.