Chris was born and raised in Thorp, Wisconsin where he grew up working on his parents dairy farm. At the age of 20, Chris moved to Colorado to attend the Colorado School of Trades where he earned an associates degree in gunsmithing.
At the age of 22, Chris started a gunsmith business from the ground up. His goal was to provide quality work and custom firearms, built with precision and accuracy.
At 33 years old, Chris made the decision to combine his passion for gunsmithing and his love for our country and joined the United States Army where he served as a Weapons Technician.
After his time in service, Chris was employed in Afghanistan as a contractor repairing weapons and training Soldiers how to maintain and repair weapons. Our service member's weapons had one purpose to function when needed, no questions asked.