I am in Huntington, so Fairfield is very close. Thanks for the info, I will give him a call.
December 31, 2002, 11:51 AM
Joesph's Gun Shop in New Britain is very reputable. Does good work. The biggest problem is because he does a lot of work for the State and Local Police Depts. his lead times can get out there.
Joesph's Gun Shop
363 South Main Street
New Britain, Ct. 06051
November 19, 2008, 04:00 PM
I came to this site looking for a good gunsmith in Ct. Pardon the play but i am some what gun shy after a terrible experience with a New Britain based smith recommended here. The brother of the owner took my order, I assume did the work and loused up two guns and ruined a third.
The machine work dine on a 1911 was good, just not what I asked for.
Work on a Gold Cup was so so. What was done to a S&W revolver is hard to explain. Suffice to say the gun would not fire after a poor attempt to do not what I asked for. All told, not counting the loss of value to the guns after the work, I was out BIG money for what was done. I signed on here to warn people to be real specific when discussing work & do not deal with the brother under any circumstances. I have friends who have had continuing success dealing at this shop. I did not . WM
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