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Summer NRA 2015 Course Descriptions

Updated - 5/2/15

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♦ indicates class is full
*** indicates class is closed/cancelled

May 25 – May 29 ♦ Accurizing the 1911 Ryan Newport Course Information Mullen 101
  ♦ Intro to Gunsmithing Bill Sturtevant Course Information Mullen 106
  ♦ Basic Machine Shop Keith Gipson Course Information Mullen 211
  ♦ Welding for Gunsmiths Mike Taunt Course Information Banta 201A
May 30-31 Machine Shop Lab
(8-5, Saturday & Sunday)
continuing ed only
Mike Wygovsky Mullen 211
May 30 – June 7 ♦ Take Down Lever Actions
(9 days includes weekends)
Lee Hadaway Course Information Mullen 206
June 1 - June 5 Advanced Welding for Gunsmiths Mike Taunt Course Information Mullen 101
  Vintage Metal Finishing Chuck Grace Course Information Mullen 106
  Advanced Machine Shop Keith Gipson Course Information Mullen 211
  ♦ Reloading A-Z Rich Machholz Course Information Mullen 306
  Leather Holster Making
(continuing ed only)
Bob Calkins Course Information Mullen 314
June 6 ♦ Basic 1911
(one day only–Saturday)
Bill Laughridge Course Information Mullen 306
June 6-7 Machine Shop Lab
(8-5, Saturday & Sunday)
continuing ed only
Mike Wygovsky Mullen 211
June 8 - June 12 ♦ Sporterizing Military Bolt Actions Glen Morovits Course Information Mullen 101
  Powderhorns Jim Stevens Course Information Mullen 106
  ♦ High Powered Competition AR-15
from Building to Shooting
John Holliger Course Information Mullen 206
  ♦ Action Blueprinting week 1 John McLaughlin Course Information Mullen 211
  ♦ Accurizing the 1911 Bill Laughridge Course Information Mullen 306
  Gun Leather II
(continuing ed only)
Bob Calkins Course Information Mullen 414
June 13 Firearms Business
(one day only – Saturday)
Brian Cumby Course Information TBD
June 15 - June 19 ♦ Custom Stockmaking week 1 Clayton Nelson Course Information Mullen 101
  ♦ Bluing Ryan Newport Course Information Mullen 106
  CNC Brian Cumby Course Information Mullen 206
  ♦ Action Blueprinting week 2 John McLaughlin Course Information Mullen 211
  Revolver Tuning Keith Gipson Course Information Mullen 306
  Scrimshaw Jim Stevens Course Information Mullen 414
June 20-21 Machine Shop Lab
(8-5, Saturday & Sunday)
continuing ed only
Mike Wygovsky Mullen 211
June 22 - June 26 ♦ Stockmaking week 2 Clayton Nelson Course Information Mullen 101
  ♦ Alternative Metal Finishes Ryan Newport Course Information Mullen 106
  Basic Pen making for Hobbyists,
Gunsmiths and Hunters
(continuing ed only)
Dave Farrell Course Information Mullen 206
  Tools & Fixtures Bill Sturtevant Course Information Mullen 211
  ♦ Hat Making
(continuing ed only)
Tom Hirt Course Information Mullen 306
  ♦ Basic Hand Engraving Dr. Michael Pierson Course Information Mullen 414
  Welding for Gunsmiths Mike Taunt Course Information Banta 201A
June 27-28 Machine Shop Lab
(8-5, Saturday & Sunday)
continuing ed only
Mike Wygovsky Mullen 211
June 29 - July 3 Vintage Barrel Restoration
with Damascus Finishing
Mark Beasland Course Information Mullen 106
  Metalsmithing Single Shot Rifles week 1 Glenn Fewless Course Information Mullen 206
  Religning .22 caliber firearms Jon Birkhold Course Information Mullen 211
  Double Guns wk1 Dennis Potter Course Information Mullen 306
  Advanced Hand Engraving Dr. Michael Pierson Course Information Mullen 414
  Structural Welding Robert Sanchez Course Information Banta 201A
July 6 - July 10 Stock Semi-Inlet Glen Morovits Course Information Mullen 101
  Benchmetal Hand Tools & Metallurgy Fred Weisenborn Course Information Mullen 106
  Metalsmithing Single Shot Rifles Week 2 Glenn Fewless Course Information Mullen 206
  ♦ Basic Machine Shop Bill Sturtevant Course Information Mullen 211
  Double Guns week 2 Dennis Potter Course Information Mullen 306
  *** Engraving Problems/Alumni Dr. Michael Pierson Course Information Mullen 414
  New Course - Basic Engraving Dr. Michael Pierson Course Information Mullen 414
  Welding Art Robert Sanchez Course Information Banta 201A
July 11-12 Machine Shop Lab
(8-5, Saturday & Sunday)
continuing ed only
Mike Wygovsky Mullen 211
July 13 - July 17 Spur Making (continuing ed only) Buddy Knight Course Information Mullen 101
  ♦ Checkering Glen Morovits Course Information Mullen 106
  ♦ 1911 Race Guns wk 1
(1st week of required 2 weeks)
Steve Pitt Course Information Mullen 206
  Advanced Machine Shop Bill Sturtevant Course Information Mullen 211
  Classic Match Airguns Randy Bimrose Course Information Mullen 306
July 18-19 Machine Shop Lab
(8-5, Saturday & Sunday)
continuing ed only
Mike Wygovsky Mullen 211
July 20 - July 24 Three-piece Buckles
(continuing ed only)
Buddy Knight Course Information Mullen 101
  NRA Lab and Independent Study Ryan Newport Course Information Mullen 106
  ♦ 1911 Race Guns wk 2
(2nd week of required 2 weeks)
Steve Pitt Course Information Mullen 206
  Gun Repair Keith Gipson Course Information Mullen 306
  Gunstock Carving Jack Brooks Course Information Mullen 414
  Basic Drawing Vilas Tonape Course Information Berg 401
  Capstone Project
for Gunsmithing Arts Certificate
TBD Course Information TBD
July 27-28 Shotgun Coaches class
(Monday and Tuesday)
NRA Staff Course Information Mullen 306

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For more information contact:
Donna Haddow
719-846-5541 or 1-800-621-8752 ext. 5541
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Trinidad, CO 81082


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