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who's the best gunsmith in town?

Discussion in 'Band of Glockers' started by TTPower, Aug 6, 2006.

  1. TTPower

    TTPower

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    hi again fellow BOGS... i'm planning to get an armscor hi-cap or a norinco hi-cap (if meron na) now the question is kanino ko papagawa? i plan to have it black chrome and paliitan ko yung grip size, fitting, engraving, and gusto ko rin palagyan ng rail... and maybe pakulayan ng ODgreen. they say metrillo and col. bayang are good. i heard rin na si Alfred marquez who used to be with weapon system is also good. so who would you recommend? any comments or suggestions?

    btw ok lang ba if i post this thread or dapat PM lang? baka may ma-offend sa mga reply
     
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    i've seen noli metrillo's work already, specially the customization of armscor units, HE's GOOD!!! he's done my thumb rest for my open gun and i like the natural curved design instead of the straight one others make...

    i just heard yesterday that noli was a 'student' of col. bayang way back... so it would be up to you to choose. you wouldn't lose with either...

    IMHO, a student must always do better than the master... that is, if the student was a true disciple :alien:
     

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    Valor1 Range Bum

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    Sir I think he used to work at "Balolong's Gunsmithing." That is where he got burned from the re-bluing tank. Si Balolong po yung kilalang gunsmith ng revolver nung dekada 70's at 80"s. They are located close to Tony P.
     
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    Disclaimer: di nako up to date sa ibang gunsmiths , I'm sure there are others just as good

    Current review ni Mterillo:
    These guys can fabricate anything , including suspension linkages of my mountain bike hehe
    When the roll pin of my cz broke sending my firing pin into my face plus little springs in the grass
    Brought it to metrillo , suya na gumawa ng springs.
    Inactivate nya yung firing pin safety block ulit by making his own spring. Ang liit nun!

    A friend broke the slide stop ng cz nya , wala ng spare parts available. Brought it to metrillo, in 3 days , may bagong slide stopna

    Kanya kanyang hiyang
     
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    i guess tlgang maraming bilib kay metrillo... so where can i find him or do u have his #? thanks in advance
     
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    thanks jasonub :cool:
     
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    So do you guys think we can come up with an updated list of "good" gunsmiths here in the Philippines?(not only manila based). The last thread above didn't really posted much. There were lots of OT discussed kasi eh. Our toys are expensive. So it pays to know before hand where to have them smithed. tnx.:)
     
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    It's not that easy kasi baka ma sisi
    even the best gunsmiths sometime goof it up
    a good general rule is to look where IPSC shooters ( bugbog mga baril ) get their guns fixed, sigurado hasa gumawa yung smith na yun
     
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    batangueno Shock Resist

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    Here's a list of tried and tested gunsmiths ng mga BOGs

    - Metrillo
    - Col Bayang
    - Churchill of PBD
    - First Option
    - Tony Olinares
     
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    Bakit di kasama si Lantin?!!:laughabove:
     
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    i_am_infinity Pang Altar

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    dagdag ko lang para sa mga tiga down south...


    Danny Torrevillas - sya gumawa ng sps ni tanduay. GANDA!!
     
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    darth board steel killer

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    pang ipsc shooting yung baril hindi pang kwadro. :supergrin:
     
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    boy tolentino. lito and bengie's gunsmith
     
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    kcboy CHEEPUCK.COM

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    mga sirs,
    pwede lagay nyo numbers and locations ng mga gunsmith na highly recommend nyo. para matawagan and mabisita namin sila.:)
     
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    PB Dionisio
    Churchil
    90 West Riverside St. SFDM, QC
    3734545

    First Option
    Vic Mangibin/Mang Delfin
    Bulakan St. West Avenue, QC

    Tony Pascual
    Baco St. Laloma, QC

    AP Pascual
    Mariveles St. Laloma, QC

    Balolong Gunsmiths
    M. Cuenco cor. Mariveles St., QC

    Febre Armory
    Gil
    Kalayaan Ave., QC

    True Weight
    Roland Tan
    Araneta Ave., QC

    Pasig/Taguig

    Jun Tuason

    Tony Olinares

    Paranaque/Pasay

    Metrillo
    8245637

    Col. Johnny Bayang
    8327688 and 8325399
    2165 A. Luna St., Pasay City

    Manila

    Bert Corazbal

    I've had good and bad feedbacks with all the smiths mentioned above.
     
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    i_am_infinity Pang Altar

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    Tony Olinares
    642-2942/0927-3430129
     
  20. pipo

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    great info! I'm saving this list. How about down visayas? Bacolod, Iloilo and Cebu?