General Parker Knowledge
- How can I join the Parker Gun Collectors Association?
you know any place to shoot?
I need a license to buy or sell a firearm?
- How can I get good detailed pictures of my Parker
without a professional studio?
up gun terms in a gun dictionary.
- What do
they mean when they refer to a "wall hanger"?
- When was my Parker made?
- Should I restore my
Parker to like new?
are the differences in shot sizes?
did Parker Bros. pattern their guns?
are chokes and why do I need to know?
is "Jug Choking"?
do I test for point of impact (POI) on a double gun?
- Will I damage my Parker if I dry fire it?
- What are
the differences between twist and damascus barrels?
- What do the markings under the barrels mean?
does the "Kf" mark on the underside of the barrel,
located on the barrel flats mean?
is the 'P' in the Parker reproduction serial number?
is a 12A or a 12B gauge shotgun shell?
exactly are "chrome lined barrels"?
can I use to protect against corrosion?
About the Parker Gun
- What is the best way to learn about
is my Parker worth?
my shotgun a Parker?
do I know if my Parker has been repaired?
do I know my Parker barrels have been cut in length?
are barrel keels?
on safe barrel wall thickness.
on Parker Stock
my Parker Beavertail Forend original?
- What are the differences between Parkers with extractors and
- How can I determine the grade of my Parker?
- What is frame size?
- How does someone
'"ring" a barrel to determine if ribs are loose?
can I tell if my Parker vent rib is original from the factory?
Parker make single triggers?
Parker Maintenance and Repair
is the best way to ship my Parker to a gunsmith or FFL holder.
do I properly remove screws?
do I do about "buggered" screw slots?
to get the proper index when working with Parker screw heads.
- How do I remove the stock?
do I remove a Trojan forend?
- I Can't get my
forend back on, what is wrong?
- How should I store my Parker?
- How do I clean my Parker?
- How do I take
special care for a high quality Parker?
- How do I care for my
Parker gun case?
do I disassemble my Hammerless Parker?
do I disassemble my Parker Hammer gun?
can an oil soaked stock be reconditioned?
stock is split at the head, what can I do?
a slideshow of some serious stock repair!
is "Off Face"?
ribs, what is that?
anyone know how to adjust or repair a single selective trigger on my
- How do I maintain
- How are the front
beads attached to the gun barrel?
- What is the
factory trigger pull set to?
- How do I get
the top lever back to the center position after barrel removal?
a PGCA letter on my gun tell me who the original owner was?
information can I get in a PGCA research letter?
are PGCA research letter done?
do original Parker Bros, order book entries look like?
do original Parker Bros. stock book entries look like?
does a Parker Bros. hang tag look like?
all the TSA rules traveling with a firearms and ammunition.
do I need to know when traveling from state to state with a gun?
international travel all that difficult?
always shoot the snake!
Miscellaneous Fun Stuff
Authors & Illustrators
- Parker Bros
Small Bore Shot Gun"
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