GS Custom Guns & Ammo
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~ George Washington
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Range Day • Concealed Carry Puzzle
We spend a considerable amount of time at the range testing guns and ammo as well as aiding fellow shooters to improve their technique. One very negative trend that we have seen are the number of concealed carriers who do not practice with their personal defense firearm and chosen defense ammunition.
One shooter’s situation is typical. He practices with a full-sized, heavy steel target pistol and carries a subcompact polymer semiautomatic. During our discussion, he offered that it had been months since he has even had the firearm out of the holster. Not practicing with your concealed carry firearm is a terrible idea and a potentially deadly mistake. Moreover, not cleaning and lubricating the gun on a regular schedule is the opposite of being prepared.
We urge every concealed carrier to practice regularly, at least once a month. Shorter and more frequent sessions are better than a whole day at the range. In addition, regular cleaning, lubrication, and ammo inspection will lessen the chances of a malfunction. GS Custom can help you with your defensive firearms, ammunition, ultrasonic cleaning, and instruction. Stop by the shop and we will be happy to discuss your needs.
Great Deals On Consignment Firearms
Super Savings – We are offering these much sought offer consignment firearms at a 10% discount. You won’t find them at a better price anywhere else. We have the popular Glock 17 still in stock. Don’t miss out on this highly reliable firearm.
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The Magnificent Seven
There are currently seven new custom firearms queued up for gunsmith completetion. In the photo above, the original factory firearms are in their cases below the bins containing high end custom machined parts. The sheets in front of each bin contain the custom build specifications and detailed parts list. Each of the parts are hand fitted and tuned to the customer’s requirements. We would be pleased to build a custom firearm for you.
As part of the custom build process, all of the internal factory new parts are replaced. As you can imagine, they accumulate pretty quickly. We need to make room for more custom builds. In order to do this, we are offering factory new original parts at highly discounted prices. We have a large supply of Springfield Armory parts as well as others. If you would like to replace a worn, damaged, or unsafe factory part, stop in the shop and we’ll try to fix you up at a bargin price.
Enhanced Custom Target
We have just completed two customer orders for Enhanced Custom Target firearms. The Enhanced line starts with a Springfield Armory 1911 Mil Spec. We then replace the internal parts with match grade machined parts that are tuned to produce a highly accurate firearm with a clean crisp and amazingly smooth trigger pull. We named this one Purple Haze, but you can have one made in your preference of color – there are hundreds of combinations of grip styles and colors.
Two New Custom Firearms To Join The Product Lineup
GS Custom has two new, top-of-the-line custom firearm series coming in 2017. They are progressing through the development, engineering, and preproduction phases. The Executive/Presentation Series will be available in the spring and the Classic Comp Series will be released in the fall. The staff at GS Custom is looking forward to adding these very special firearms to our product list. We will update you as we get closer to the availability of each of these firearms. The first of the Damascus slides has arrived and we will start the first of the builds when the rest of its parts arrive.
Match Grade Custom Competition Firearms
Whether you need to finely tune a pistol for competition or want to build your dream gun, GS Custom Guns & Ammo can help.
Once you have been at an activity for a while, you learn what equipment and techniques work best for you. As you gain experience, you appreciate how the functions and features of better equipment can add to your performance and the achievement of personal goals.
GS Custom creates custom firearms that deliver the accuracy, reliability, and finely tuned and fitted components you need to continue to develop your shooting skills. Once you have experienced the “breaking glass rod” trigger break of a tuned fire control group, you will never want to go back to a mass-produced factory trigger. A fitted barrel bushing, barrel lockup, and a great trigger are the biggest contributors to the firearms inherent accuracy. Installing and fitting industry leading, top of the line parts produces a firearm that will be serviceable for generations to come.
We create the custom guns in stainless steel or a midnight blued finish. You can also ask for stainless steel with blued accents or blued finish with stainless steel accents. We supply either VZ Grips of your choice or the factory standard grips.
We built our custom firearms on the classic 1911 platform in five different calibers:
New Consignment Firearms
Our consignment firearms group continues to received estate gun collections. The collections include revolvers, semi-autos, shotguns, and rifles. In addition, several of the items include extras like scopes, tools, spare barrels, and the original box and paperwork. Further, these collections include guns from the top firearms makers such as:
- Springfield Armory
- Smith & Wesson
and several others.
These firearms speak for themselves. In fact, some of them get adopted before we can add them to the online catalog. Moreover, consignment firearms give both the buyer and the seller a fair price for a quality item. Stop by the shop and take a look at the great pistols, rifles, and shotguns in the consignment case. See a gun case view of all the firearms HERE.
GS Custom’s Expanded Product Catalog
GS Custom has expanded its product catalog to include Factory New Ammunition as well as harder to find items such as 38 Super, 41 Magnum, and 45 GAP. We construct all our products with the highest grade components to the same Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers’ Institute (SAAMI) standards follow by all premium ammunition manufacturers. Check out the complete list HERE.
We are producing a full line of premium remanufactured ammunition in all major pistol and rifle calibers in both FMJ and JHP. In addition, we also manufacture custom loads to our customer’s exact specifications. Competitive shooters, hunters, and shooting enthusiasts at all levels use both our production and custom ammunition. GS Custom’s ammo and customers are welcomed at Ted’s Firearms, Wyoming Antelope Club, and Bill Jackson’s as well as other ranges in the area. Stop in the store today to stock up on your favorite calibers. If you have custom requirements, please call us at 727-541-2200.
Personal Defense Round
45 ACP 230 GR Jacketed Hollow Point – In Stock
In response to consumer demand, GS Custom has started manufacturing 45 ACP 230 GR JHP for personal defense. National and international events are driving increased interest in personal defense. Moreover, it is driving sales of firearms and ammunition.
Month after month US firearms sales continue to break sales records. A significant part of the sales are for personal defense firearms. In addition, consumers are asking for larger caliber compact concealed carry firearms. Several firearms manufacturers have introduced new lines of compact personal defense weapons, for instance, Springfield Armory, Smith & Wesson, Glock, and Sig Sauer. Their models include the Springfield XDs, the M&P Shield, and the Glock 30.
Concealed carriers want the stopping power of a larger personal defense round. Furthermore, law enforcement officers carry and suggest jacketed hollow point ammunition for personal defense. A large-caliber 45 ACP with a 230 GR jacketed hollow point bullet is an effective personal defense combination. A well placed center of mass hit with a 45 ACP 230 GR JHP can stop an attacker.
Hollow Point Ammunition
Due to increased demand, we are increasing our manufacturing of hollow point ammunition. We schedule regular production runs of seven most requested calibers:
- .380 Auto
- .357 Magnum
- .38 Special
- .40 S&W
- .45 ACP
- .45 Long Colt
We package these premium hollow point calibers in 50 round boxes and 1,000 round bulk packs. Target shooters use hollow points for greater accuracy and reduction of smoke, fouling, and lead vapor exposure, as hollow point bullets have an enclosed base while traditional bullets have an exposed lead base.
Feed Your AR Premium Ammo
We have just added to our inventory of 5.56 ammunition. These rounds are match grade 68 grain boat tail hollow points. Looking for tighter groups at longer distances? Then this is the AR ammo for you. For a complete list of all the premium ammunition we stock with prices, please visit our website: AMMO_CATALOG.
Factory New Ammunition Calibers
We have just finished a production run of factory NEW Ammunition using new brass and the exceptional Hornady XTP® hollow point and jacketed hollow point bullets. We have stocked the shelves with Factory New calibers including:
- 10 MM 180 GR JHP
- 41 MAG 210 GR HP-XTP
- 44 SPEC 240 GR HP-XTP
- 45 LC 250 GR HP-XTP
We sell the Factory Select ammo in 50 round boxes and always sell quickly, so stop in to pick up what you need or call to pre-order at 727-541-2200.
Designed for sport shooting, self-defense, hunting, and law enforcement applications, the XTP® bullet demonstrates the kind of accuracy which led many competitive shooters to adopt it. Its reliable performance makes the XTP® the most popular handgun bullet for both target shooters and hunters. The stopping power of the XTP® bullet has truly built its world-class reputation. From the onset, XTP® bullets were specifically designed to expand reliably at a range of handgun velocities to deliver deep penetration with every shot.
9 MM 147 GR Competition Ammo
GS Custom makes competition grade ammo for active competitors. Whether you are a competitive shooter or a shooter who wants a real competitive edge with your target shooting, we manufacture ammunition to meet your needs. We make competitive ammunition in several calibers; however, the most popular is the 9mm 147gr FMJ cartridge.
We manufacture our 9mm 147 gr FMJ rounds to the competitor’s specifications. Like all of our products, we use the highest quality components such as Federal Premium® primers and Hodgdon TiteGroup™ powder. These subsonic rounds exceed the minimum requirements for minor power factor made to give you, the competitor, the advantage.
Mastering accuracy depends on good shooting technique, controlling recoil, and ensuring the proper cycling of the firearm. These 9mm 147 gr FMJ rounds help you meet these goals by balancing bullet weight, velocity, type, and overall length.
.308 Rounds In Stock
There are now just a few thousand rounds in stock of this high demand cartridge. We make the 308 150 gr FMJ-BT rounds with Lake City Military brass. The brass is reloadable and GS Custom will reload them for less than $0.60. The .308 is one of the most popular hunting cartridges in the United States, and possibly the world. It has gained popularity in many countries as an exceptional cartridge for game in the medium to large-sized class. The rounds will go quickly, so stop in and get what you want or call us at 727-541-2200 to place a prepaid per-order for a later pickup.
Girls Gun Wild — The Wild Bunch
Girls Gun Wild opened a year ago as a new concept store for female shooters. Located at 95 Highland Ave NE in Largo, FL 33770, it became the only gun shop in Pinellas County totally dedicated to female shooters. The goal of Girls Gun Wild is to help more women become comfortable around firearms: owning, shooting, maintaining, and more importantly carrying them. They started The Wild Bunch, a … READ MORE
Since the time of our founders, gun owners have known the importance of keeping their firearms in good repair and in operational readiness. GS Custom can clean, inspect, and repair your firearm. Of course, we can also install and fit accessories such a sights, threaded barrels, and improved triggers. Please contact us now as gunsmith requests increase at this time of year.
GS Custom offers firearms for sale in three different categories – Consignment, Custom, and Retail. You can browse the inventory in two views, The Gun Case View and the Catalog View. To see the firearms available in the shop, click on the links below:
- Consignment Firearms
- Custom Firearms
- Retail Firearms
We have the right gun for all of your firearms needs, no matter what they consist of. To check the firearms now available in the consignment and custom firearms inventories, click on the links above. If you have a particular factory new firearm in mind, we can supply it from our distributor network. Call us to discuss your needs – 727-541-2200.
Looking For Your Shadow
GS Custom has scheduled a new custom 1911 production run from our custom shop. There will be stainless steel target match models with all you would expect in a high-end target 1911 as well as the Enhanced Shadow Series. They feature a midnight matte blue finish with your choice of either standard or VZ Grips. We use only top quality precision machined parts that are gunsmith fit to create a firearm you will be proud to own.
GS Custom builds the Enhanced and Enhanced Shadow series of custom 1911 models with accuracy and reliability as a priority at a price less than $1000. Stop in the shop and handle one these custom beauties, but be ready for one of them to follow you home.
Enhanced Custom Firearms – On Target
GS Custom’s most requested custom firearm continues to be the Enhanced 1911 line in stainless steel. We build them on the classic 1911 platform in five calibers: 9mm, 38 Super, 10MM, 40 SW, and 45 ACP. GS Custom creates these guns for individuals who want a high performance firearm for under $1,000. We build each of them for accuracy, reliability, and a lifetime of service. Of course, you can specify further customization; we will give you a quote. The process starts with high-end factory firearms, such as the Springfield Armory Mil Spec, that are then modified with the highest quality parts from industry leaders such as:
- Ed Brown
- Smith & Alexander
- VZ Grips
- Wilson Combat
Next, the gunsmith custom fitting process produces a high performance firearm that is a real joy to shoot. You can feel the quality and balance when you first pick it up. Once you get your hands on one of these great guns, it may adopt you. Please stop in at the shop and see these guns for yourself.
Creating Accurate And Reliable Custom Guns
Built For A Lifetime Of Shooting Enjoyment
We continue to add more custom guns to our show cases.. These guns are built on the 1911 platform in five calibers in both government and commander length slides:
- 38 Super
- 40 S&W
- 45 ACP
We create custom guns to customer specification as well as for in store inventory. We make them with the accuracy and reliability you would expect in a full custom firearm with a fit and finish that you will want to show off to your shooting buddies. These beauties are in our display cases and available for adoption.
For questions about ammo availability or any of the other firearms related services we offer, please call us at: 727 541-2200.
Hours: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Monday through Friday – 10:00 AM to 4:00 Saturday, closed Sunday