Page last updated 5/2/2018
Services for M1 Garand Rifles, M1 Carbines, M14 Rifles
+ M1 Garand Hospital Shop Services +
M1 Garand Rifle Inspection and Rebuild Packages
Complete Technical Inspection. The Private. Complete inspection and tear down of your rifle. We have the tools, original gauges, and experience to correctly inspect, gauge, and diagnosis any possible ailment your M1 rifle may have. We leave no stone un-turned in this full 36 point inspection. We highly recommend this service for any newly purchased or problematic M1 Garand rifle. Our armorers have over 60 years combined experience working on M1 rifles. We supply a full tech report with the inspection and call you with our findings and recommendations if any. $69.95
*****Replacing unserviceable parts if needed additional.
The Sergeant. All the inspections as in our Private Package above, but we replace all your bolt components, rifle pins and springs with new USGI or new quality Mil Spec. components. Included in this full minor rebuild package; replace firing pin, extractor, extractor spring and plunger, ejector assembly, operating rod spring, clip latch pin and spring, clip ejector spring, hammer spring, hammer pin, trigger pin, and follower pin. This package is often all you need to get that M1 back to perfect working condition. $159.95
The Lieutenant. All the inspections and rebuilding as in our Sergeant Package above, with the addition of supplying and installing a new high quality standard contour match grade quality barrel. 30-06 only at this time. Inquire for prices and lead times for 308 or 7.62MM rebuilds. $499.95
The Major. All the inspections and rebuilding as in our Lieutenant Package above, with the addition of supplying and fitting a brand new standard walnut stock and hand guard set. $699.95
The General. All the inspections and rebuilding as in our Major package above, with the addition of full Mil-Spec parkerizing in authentic gray-green finish. $899.95
Additional services offered in above packages:
+ Match tune your trigger.
+ Install both front and rear FULL NM sights capable of both 1/2 elevation and windage adjustments. ( using your supplied standard sight base, cover, and elevation pinion. )
+ Modify front end (gas system) and unitize front handguard to lower band.
Parkerizing: Sorry, due to the limited number of rifles we can parkerize during our current work schedule, we will only offer this service in conjunction with our full rebuild General upgrade package. This may change in the future if we decide to offer parkerizing as a high volume service. Please do not ask us to just parkerize your rifle or a few parts.
Note: On all packages listed above Lieutenant and including same, there will be an additional $45.00 test function-fire and sighting-in fee. This is mandatory and helps us cover our time and cost of transportation of your rifle to the range, range fees, and ammunition costs after rebuild. Your rifle is returned to you fully serviced, cleaned, lubricated, and targeted out to 100 or 200 yards with quality 30-06 ball ammunition. ( we calibrate your rear sight.)
Individual M1 Shop Services
(Please send only barrel/receiver assembly, and bolt)
Note: We will not work on any of the following non-USGI receivers or rifles. CAI, or Fed Ord, Lithgow.
We also will gauge your receiver, receiver bridge, and bolt using original USGI gauges at no additional cost!
+ Correctly install and index your supplied used U.S.G.I. barrel on your receiver and check for correct-safe headspace. We will also gauge your supplied barrel for chamber depth, both throat erosion and muzzle wear, and diameter at gas port using original US Ordnance gauges. All these inspections and the barrel install for only $74.99! We know of no other quality commercial that performs all these inspections for such a small price.
+ Correctly install and index your supplied new commercial standard contour barrel or brand new USGI barrel on your receiver and ream headspace to minimum safe specifications. Barrels must be marked by manufacturer. $114.99
+ Supply and install/index a new commercial standard contour match grade quality barrel on your receiver. Currently we are using Criterion barrels ( division of Kreiger barrels ) $349.95
We also do inspections and work on M1 Carbines!
Private Complete inspection and tear down of your rifle. We have the tools, original gauges, and experience to correctly inspect, gauge, and diagnosis any possible ailment your M1 Carbine may have. We leave no stone un-turned in this full 29 point inspection. We highly recommend this service for any newly purchased or problematic M1 Carbine. Our armorers have over 40 years combined experience working on M1 Carbines. We supply a full tech report with the inspection and call you with our findings and recommendations if any. $49.95
Sergeant All the inspections as in our Private Package above, but we replace all your bolt components, rifle pins and springs with new USGI or new quality Mil Spec. components. Included in this full minor rebuild package; replace firing pin, extractor, extractor spring and plunger, ejector assembly, operating rod spring, clip latch pin and spring, clip ejector spring, hammer spring, hammer pin, trigger pin, and follower pin. This package is often all you need to get that M1 back to perfect working condition. $159.95
Major All the inspections and minor rebuild as in our Sergeant Package above, but we replace your barrel with a brand new Criterian G.I. spec barrel, add a new production American walnut stock and hand guard. $699.95
General All the inspections and rebuilding mentioned in the Major package above but we also refinish all your parts in a beautiful grey/green, mil-spec parkerized finish. $899.95
M14/M1A rifle services
Please watch this page for full shop services for the M14 rifle platform
Shipping instructions: ( please read entirely and carefully )
Please email us first to discuss your specific requirements and needs. We will then give you a shipping authorization number that should be put on the outside of your shipping box. We are federally licensed to receive firearms directly from our customers for repair and New York state licensed Dealer in Firearms and Gunsmith. When finished, your rifle will be returned directly to you. When you ship the rifle, please email us the tracking number. and we will contact you after we receive it and perform the initial inspection. You have questions????? Email us first at firstname.lastname@example.org and an armorer will get back to you. Please do not call us first asking questions as our armorers cannot answer or come to the phone as they are busy working on customers guns!
Pack firearm or barreled action securely in appropriate cardboard box with plenty of bubble wrap, peanuts, or suitable material. Especially protect the muzzle, op rod handle, and rear sights with additional padding. Include all your contact information ( address, phone number, email address ) in with your repair and exactly what services you want us to perform. Ship via UPS, FedEx, or the USPS. Put authorization number on outside of box and ship to:
Orion 7 Enterprises Inc. 1542 Rocky Point Rd. Middle Island, NY 11953
Upon receipt, your rifle will be initially inspected to make sure it is complete and arrived in good shape, logged into our repair book, and then a technical inspection will be performed on your rifle before any work is started. You will be contacted after the initial inspection is completed with a full evaluation of your rifle. One of our armorers will discuss with you our findings and make suggestions as to what needs to be done to get your rifle to the level of performance and aesthetics you require.
Do not include payment in with your shipment for rifle packages. We will give you your total via email or phone after completion of the inspection and approx. 1 week before completion of your approved work. We accept personal checks, money orders, bank checks, and credit cards for payment. Barrel work alone with customer supplied barrels must include full payment with shipment in form of check or money order plus return shipping charges of 25.00.
Return shipping charges for M1 or M14 type rifles is $45.00. M1 carbines $35.00. All barreled actions 25.00 ( additional shipping for UPS remote area surcharge or AK or HI ) Includes; all insurance, shipping, and handling fees plus new shipping box if required. We use UPS Air or Priority Mail for AK and HI. All parts replaced in M1 packages taken in as core and retained by Orion and donated to Veterans organizations. If you would like your old components returned to you must let us know prior to the work being completed and there will be additional shipping charges for returned major replaced parts in rebuild package ( stocks and barrels ) as we have to ship them separately to avoid damage to your rifle.
Quality guaranteed work, reasonable turn-a-round times, and fair pricing has always been our trademark for the last 30 years. Others may do it for less money, but do they have the proper tools, fixtures, complete set of original Ordnance gauges, armorers having close to six decades combined experience working on the M1 / M14 rifle and Carbine platforms, proper Federal and State licensing and comprehensive liability insurance coverage as we do?