Pistol Gunsmithing

MGW specializes in all aspects of Pistol repair, performance and restoration. We currently perform Pistol work for many of the country's top shooters, collectors and handgun enthusiasts. From performance upgrades for competition shooters and CCW owners to restoration and repair work for some of the today's top pistol brands . We are confident our team can help with any Pistol work or project you may need. Below you will find many different Pistol services and jobs MGW offers.

General Pistol Repair / Clean & Inspect

General Pistol Repair / Clean & Inspect

MGW offers general pistol repair and both oem and aftermarket parts replacement and fitting. Broken Part? Lost spring? MGW stocks thousands of brand name parts both oem and aftermarket performance upgrade parts. General Repair is billed at Hourly rate plus part costs. $75.00 per hour.

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VIP (Very Important Pistol) Package, Semi-Auto Only

VIP (Very Important Pistol) Package, Semi-Auto Only

Do you have a pistol that has been your workhorse and you just can't live without? Well this is the service package just for you. Pamper yourself and your pistol by making sure that it is getting the best treatment available today!

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$225.00

VIRP (Very Important Revolver Pistol) Package, Revolver Only

VIRP (Very Important Revolver Pistol) Package, Revolver Only

Do you have a trusty revolver that you have used forever and has been with you through thick and thin? Then this is the service package for you. Let us make sure that your revolver and you get the best service and treatment available today!

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$279.00

Pistol Machining (Drilling, Tapping, Porting, Etc.)

Pistol Machining (Drilling, Tapping, Porting, Etc.)

MGW can take your pistol to the next level when it comes to looks, performance, weight reduction, and enhancements. Let us know what type of project or look you are trying to achieve and our craftsmen will take it from there. Our billing rate for pistol machining is $110.00 per hour. A full quote will be offered upon receipt of pistol.

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Pistol Trigger Work

Pistol Trigger Work

A customized trigger system allows for less creep, a more defined trigger squeeze and a lighter trigger pull. All of which will increase accuracy and ease of use. This is a must have for serious shooters, or for newer shooters looking to up their game.

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$160.00

Pistol Barrel Fitting

Pistol Barrel Fitting

MGW offers Pistol Barrel fitting services for a variety of handguns. This service is most often needed to ensure proper fit and alignment as well as headspace. With many of today's shooters purchasing threaded barrels for suppressed shooting proper barrel fitting is very important. MGW also carries both OEM and replacement upgrade barrels for many of today's top brands.

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Polish Feed Ramp

Polish Feed Ramp

A Polished feed ramp aids in feeding of different types of ammunition in particular hollow point and other self-defense rounds. Taking out small imperfections from machining and polishing to a smooth bright finish not only looks great but helps ensure rounds cycle and feed correctly.

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$45.00

Pistol Barrel Hood Fluting

Pistol Barrel Hood Fluting

MGW offers pistol barrel hood fluting. This machining service is a cosmetic enhancement that looks great and will distinguish your pistol from the rest of the crowd. (select models)

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$70.00

Pistol Barrel Fluting

Pistol Barrel Fluting

Pistol Barrel Fluting adds a unique custom look to many of today's top pistols. Pistol Barrel futting not only looks great but aids in trapping carbon and dirt build up as not to effect function. (select models)

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Pistol Barrel Hood Jeweling

Pistol Barrel Hood Jeweling

MGW can add Jeweling to the monoblock portion of the pistol barrel giving both modern and vintage pistols the great classic look only Jeweling can.

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$45.00

Pistol Barrel Jeweling

Pistol Barrel Jeweling

Pistol Barrel Jeweling is one of the best ways to give your 1911, Browning Hi-power, Beretta 92 or any other vintage or modern firearm that classic look. Jeweling not only looks great but can aid in keeping lubricant on the surface of the metal.

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$110.00

Pistol Barrel Crowning

Pistol Barrel Crowning

Target, Recessed, 11Degree, Concave or Recessed. Pistol Barrels can be crowned to many different degrees including a 90 step. Crowning can greatly improve accuracy by insuring that the muzzle is free from any imperfections and allowing exciting gas pressure to be delivered uniformly and evenly across the muzzle face.

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$45.00

Pistol Personalization

Pistol Personalization

MGW can add many different types of personal touches to your pistol. Nothing makes a pistol more custom to its user. Whether it's a pro 2nd Amendment message, your name and rank, military operation or just a date to commemorate something special or unique.

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Pistol Sight Installation

Pistol Sight Installation

Using proper techniques and tools are key in correct pistol sight installation. Whether you are installing night sights, suppressor height sights or just replacing OEM sights for a different outline or sight picture. MGW stocks hundreds of pistol sights and can help with most types of aftermarket and OEM sight installation.

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$70.00

Pistol Front Sight Milling

Pistol Front Sight Milling

Front sight milling is common when starting a custom 1911 project or starting with a raw slide. Milling the dovetail is a critical and important process that MGW can certainly help with. (Select models)

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Pistol Bluing (Revolver)

Pistol Bluing (Revolver)

Firearm bluing has been called many things over the years: Hot Blue, Black Oxide, Caustic Blue, Salt Blue and more. Regardless of the term you use Midwest Gun Works is the nation's premiere location to perform this service.

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$320.00

Pistol Bluing (Semi-Auto)

Pistol Bluing (Semi-Auto)

Firearm bluing has been called many things over the years: Hot Blue, Black Oxide, Caustic Blue, Salt Blue and more. Regardless of the term you use Midwest Gun Works is the nation's premiere location to perform this service.

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$110.00

Pistol Case Color

Pistol Case Color

Adding Case Color to the right pistol certainly gives it a one of a kind custom look. While not a cheap endeavor and usually reserved for fine double guns, Case Color can be done to some steel framed and steel slide pistols to give it a truly stunning look. (Select Models)

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$350.00

Pistol Cerakote Finishing

Pistol Cerakote Finishing

Cerakote is THE industry leader in ceramic based finishes. Cerakote is a ceramic based finish that can be applied to metals, plastics, polymers and wood. The unique formulation used for Cerakote ceramic coating enhances a number of physical performance properties including abrasion/wear resistance, corrosion resistance, chemical resistance, impact strength, and hardness.

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$75.00