Dale Tate GUNMAKER
"The British would never think of using a shotgun for hunting or sport, which was not perfectly and expertly fitted to each individual's dimensions." - Dale Tate
To make an appointment for custom gun fitting or schedule private instruction or shooting clinics, call:
Charles E. Lee
Sporting Gun Engraver
Charles was born in England and started work for the world-renowned gunmaking company of James Purdey & Sons in March of 1980. He worked in the factory for five years before becoming a freelance engraver and continuing to work for Purdey's in a sub-contract capacity for the next fifteen years until his move to the U.S.A.
He has done commissions for almost all of the Best British gunmakers including Holland & Holland, Greener, Churchill, McKay Brown, Watson Bros., as well as individuals.
Since his move to America he has done work for Tate Gunmakers, a commission on the re-issued Schofield revolver for Smith & Wesson, many double rifles and shotguns for John Rigby & Co. of Paso Robles, as well as many custom rifles for various custom rifle makers and, again, numerous individuals.
No engraving job is too small, from a single screw to a full gun, Charles can do the custom work you desire.
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