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Perazzi gunsmithing is an art and skill that has been passed down from generation to generation throughout families in Italy. At the young age of 18, Giacomo Arrighini began working at the Perazzi factory in Brescia, Italy. Mr. Daniel Perazzi sent Giacomo to the Ithaca Gun Company in Ithaca, New York to train the employees on how to service Perazzi shotguns in 1973. Mr. Perazzi recognized that if he was to have a market in America, he would have to be able to provide the same level of gunsmithing service as in Italy. In 1979, Perazzi USA, Inc. was formed in Rome, New York as a distribution and service center in the United States. Giacomo managed the company.
Just as Daniel Perazzi is passing down his skills and company to his children, so is Giacomo Arrighini taking the time and effort to continue the same fine tradition in his family - with his daughter, Daniela and his son-in-law, Dan Lokker. Through a rigorous 15 year apprenticeship, Dan Lokker honed the intricate skills required to provide Perazzi Shotgun owners in the US with factory-quality gunsmithing services. The future goal of passing down this same storied tradition of Old World craftsmanship to Giacomo’s grandchildren remains intact.
Giacomo Sporting USA, Inc. team includes Dan, Daniela (Giacomo’s daughter), Doug, Doug Sr, and Giacomo himself. They each perform an aspect of Perazzi Gunsmithing. This includes metalworking, stock-making and woodworking, barrel-fitting and finishing, action and trigger mechanisms, all to factory standards. Doug, for example, has the skill to take a block of wood and transform it into a custom-fitted stock and fore-end for your favorite Perazzi shotgun. Dan Lokker is a fully trained, qualified, experienced, and passionate Perazzi Gunsmith. Dan’s abilities include, but not limited to fine tuning a trigger, fitting another set of barrels to that MX8 of yours, plus much more. Other services include: Slow rust bluing, hot bluing, resoldering barrels, lengthen forcing cones, open choke, electroless nickel plating, machanical repairs and much more.This is the main difference between buying a custom-fitted Perazzi from Giacomo Sporting versus anyone else in the US.
At the young age of 18 Giacomo Arrighini
began working at the Perazzi factory in Brescia Italy. Mr. Daniele Perazzi sent Giacomo to the Ithaca Gun Company in Ithaca, New York to train the employees how to service Perazzi shotguns in 1973. The purpose of this was so that the American market could receive service on his or her Perazzi shotgun. In 1979 Perazzi USA, Inc. was formed in Rome, New York as a distribution and service center in the United States. Therefore, Giacomo was relocated to Rome to manage the company and provide friendly service. In 1988 Mr. Perazzi decided to transfer Perazzi USA, Inc. to Monrovia, California. Giacomo made a decision to open his own company and continue specializing in the sales and service of the high quality Perazzi shotgun that he has become so attached to. On April 1 1988 (Giacomo's Birthday) that dream was realized with the opening of Giacomo Sporting, Inc. located at 6234 Stokes Lee Center Rd. in Lee Center, New York 13363.
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I have my first Perazzi it is dated1966 fully engraved with inlays drop out trigger . I can not identify exactly what I have I was told by Perazzi USA it is to early to be an MX8 can anyone help on point me where to find information on older guns.…Continue
Looking for (1) vintage Perazzi GA1 or MX 8 manual.Continue
Hello all, I have a Perazzi 12 guage 2-3/4 chamber O/U with 32" barrels with serial #39594 stamped on the metal part of the foreend and the number 9594 on the wood part. Both barrels are vented 4" from the end of the barrel. the words "ACCIAC…Continue
Can't wait to try it. This weekend , maybe.Next weekend is our small gauge State shoot, at my home club in Lafayette , La......I'm really looking forward to it. I have a 20 , two 28's and a 410 ready to go.Continue
Can someone tell me how to release the top lever so that it will be in the straight position when the gun is broken down for storage in the case. The stock fits in the case with the right side down, so I don't want the lever over to the right side…Continue
Gentlemen, good evening.I'm the very proud owner of a new (to me) TM 9, and I'd like to show up at my club with the gun in a Perazzi soft case. I've shopped on the net, but so far, to no avail.Anyone have any ideas? Thanks in advance- Continue
upon opening my early SCO after firing the ejector fails to eject the spent hull on the lower barrel. the hull bounces up about 1/3rd of the way out of the chamber and is then easily removed by hand. the ejector appears to…Continue
I would like to buy a forend ( pref wood only) for my MX2000S, on which I have already downgraded the stock (to preserve the original high grade woodwork) for extreme field conditions whilst crow shooting.
Just plain wood or…Continue
I have an early SC1 (#43996) drop out triggers, that has broken its top lever a couple of times now. They were apparently weak from the outset being scalloped out to allow the firing pins thru.
Has anyone converted their early model…Continue
I have a Perazzi MT6 and I would like to know what other models of gun stocks will fit my gun's receiver.
Hello everyone, I have a 1976 MT6 Perazzi and I am looking for chokes (original or not). Maybe someone has them for sale or trade? I have #1 #2 #4 #6 #8 and #10. I am looking especially for #5 and #9, but if someone has an entire set, that's okay…Continue
No information at all from the search bar in the top right hand corner of this site regarding age of MX8B, serial no. 112690. ( number taken off action. ) The barrels were fitted at a much later date, serial no. 141051. ( 2008 )