American Guns

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  • 2011
  • 2 Seasons
  • 6.6  (482)

American Guns is one of the reality television shows that is aired. The show is on the Discovery Channel and shows the lifestyle of Rich Wyatt and his wife and stepchildren. They run an entity known as Gunsmoke Guns which is located in the suburb of Wheat Ridge, Colorado. Wyatt manufactures, sells, trades and customizes guns along with instructing people on how to use them. A theme song for the show is Tallahassee which is performed by the musician Swamp Cabbage. People who are into firearms and instruction will likely enjoy watching this show on a regular basis. This show is one of the more intriguing and straightforward ones around. In this show you are introduced to Rich Wyatt who is the founder and owner of Gunsmoke Guns. This company manufactures and sells guns and teaches people how to use them. As a viewer you will also be introduced to his wife who is the co owner and his two stepchildren who help sell the guns and provide instruction. During this show you will also be introduced to a few other people such as the head gunsmith Brian Meidal. When watching this show viewers will get to see not only how a gun manufacturer operates but also the family life of the people who own the store. As a result they will have plenty of things to check out when watching this show. The viewers will get to see a number of perspectives and get to know the family as well as what they do. Anyone who is interested in reality shows, guns and also how a gun manufacturer operates will likely enjoy this show. It will also appeal to those who would like to see how a family lives and get to know these people on a personal level. Since this show covers guns, it may not be for everyone. There was some controversy surrounding this show due to some recent shootings. As a result some people might find this show to glorify firearms a little too much. However this is still one of the more informative and intriguing shows due to the family dynamics and also how a gun manufacturer and seller operates. Out of all the reality shows on television it has to be among the most interesting and enjoyable to watch.

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Seasons
Sturgis S&W/1898 Krag-Jorgensen
16. Sturgis S&W/1898 Krag-Jorgensen
September 5, 2012
The Gunsmoke crew customize an 1898 Krag-Jorgensen rifle. Rich's motorcycle club brother requests a customized Smith & Wesson 686 Plus for the Sturgis rally. Kurt's disagreement with Rich boils over.
Howdah Pistol/Superbowl Champ Rifle
15. Howdah Pistol/Superbowl Champ Rifle
August 29, 2012
The Gunsmoke crew recreate an 1883 Howdah pistol. Gunsmiths Jon and Doug make a friendly bet -- winner presents a Super Bowl champ with his custom rifle. Tension rises when Kurt reveals he wants to leave Gunsmoke to go to engraving school in Italy.
Wyatt Earp Buntline Special/S&W Pitch
14. Wyatt Earp Buntline Special/S&W Pitch
August 22, 2012
An older gentleman requests a replica made of a Buntline Special, the same gun used by Wyatt Earp. Then Rich and Renee head off to the Smith and Wesson corporate headquarters to make the biggest deal in Gunsmoke history.
Winchester Truck Gun/Ducks Guns
13. Winchester Truck Gun/Ducks Guns
August 8, 2012
The Gunsmoke crew modifies a Winchester into the ultimate "truck gun" that is functional with safety features and designs a special scope on a 5.7 FN for a target-shooting competitor. Kurt is under pressure to engrave gun gifts for a charity event.
Bull Rider Gun/Texas Ranger Cache
12. Bull Rider Gun/Texas Ranger Cache
August 1, 2012
The Gunsmoke creates an unusual wearable gun. A teacher orders an M1 Garand to honor his grandfather who fought at Iwo Jima. Rich assesses a collection of Texas Ranger guns and memorabilia worth more than a half million dollars.
Motorcycle Shotgun
11. Motorcycle Shotgun
July 25, 2012
The Gunsmoke team creates a motorcycle shotgun for a retired firefighter who served during 9/11. A pistol is customized for a retired Air Force soldier.
Helicopter Machine Gun/ BMX Challenge
10. Helicopter Machine Gun/ BMX Challenge
July 18, 2012
The Gunsmoke team creates an improved helicopter M-16 machine gun as a new business venture and rebuilds a 44 Magnum for a British ex-pat. A group of professional BMX stunt riders challenge Rich for some 1911s.
Lupua Sniper Rifle/Machine Gun Cache
9. Lupua Sniper Rifle/Machine Gun Cache
July 11, 2012
The Gunsmoke team creates a .338 Lupua Magnum sniper rifle for the local police department and overhauls an heirloom Remington shot gun. Rich and Renee negotiate for and test fire a cache of different types of machine guns worth $100,000.
Double Barrel Cannon/His and Hers Revolvers
8. Double Barrel Cannon/His and Hers Revolvers
June 27, 2012
The Gunsmoke team creates a Civil War style double barrel cannon that improves the safety of its historic prototype. Rich and Renee help a couple be at ease with their matching revolvers. Scott and Brian have a friendly competition.
Tommy Gun/20 Pound 50 Cal
7. Tommy Gun/20 Pound 50 Cal
June 20, 2012
A customer is looking for a custom tommy gun for use in his 1920's themed competition shootouts. A passionate hunter wants a light weight 50 cal.
Young Cowboy Action Shooter's Winchester
6. Young Cowboy Action Shooter's Winchester
June 13, 2012
A young, fast Cowboy Action Shooter seeks a competition Winchester rifle and challenges Jon to a shoot out. Meanwhile, Paige helps an exotic animal rescuer custom order a S&W MP and takes his project from sale to reveal.
Nock Gun/Reptile Rifle
5. Nock Gun/Reptile Rifle
June 6, 2012
A Navy Veteran commissions a Nock gun. Meanwhile, a Florida Gator hunter orders a rifle powerful enough to take down alligators. Later, Rich and Kurt meet with a weapons designer to purchase an arsenal of custom, indestructible ARs.
Axe Mortar Gun/Trapdoor Springfield Surprise
4. Axe Mortar Gun/Trapdoor Springfield Surprise
May 16, 2012
The Gunsmoke crew mix history with modern in an axe mortar gun. A client gets an extra surprise with his Trapdoor Springfield, a replacement for his lost, childhood gun. The Wyatts fly out to NASCAR driver Regan Smith's home for a gun deal.
Avalanche Gun/AR10 Grenade Launcher
3. Avalanche Gun/AR10 Grenade Launcher
May 9, 2012
Scott and the Gunsmoke crew create a massive avalanche-triggering gun with two interchanagable barrels for a 50 calibre and a 20mm bullet. A female shooter orders an AR-10 with a grenade launcher to take back to her women's pistol league.
Zombie Gun/Rocket Launcher
2. Zombie Gun/Rocket Launcher
May 2, 2012
Tension arises at Gunsmoke when gunsmith Scott assumes leadership and manages the crew as they build a Zombie Apocalypse gun based on a Henry made Mare's Leg. Rich, Kurt and Paige fly out to a client's home to test fire a Vietnam War-era rocket launcher.
Punt Gun/Black Hawk Down 1911
1. Punt Gun/Black Hawk Down 1911
April 25, 2012
In the second season premiere, the Wyatts and the Gunsmoke crew return - and they're building a huge, historical punt gun. Rich trades pistols for some personal Elvis memorabilia. He calls in reinforcements to deliver and test a 1911 for an Army 10th Mountain Division veteran.
Description

American Guns is one of the reality television shows that is aired. The show is on the Discovery Channel and shows the lifestyle of Rich Wyatt and his wife and stepchildren. They run an entity known as Gunsmoke Guns which is located in the suburb of Wheat Ridge, Colorado. Wyatt manufactures, sells, trades and customizes guns along with instructing people on how to use them. A theme song for the show is Tallahassee which is performed by the musician Swamp Cabbage. People who are into firearms and instruction will likely enjoy watching this show on a regular basis.

This show is one of the more intriguing and straightforward ones around. In this show you are introduced to Rich Wyatt who is the founder and owner of Gunsmoke Guns. This company manufactures and sells guns and teaches people how to use them. As a viewer you will also be introduced to his wife who is the co owner and his two stepchildren who help sell the guns and provide instruction. During this show you will also be introduced to a few other people such as the head gunsmith Brian Meidal. When watching this show viewers will get to see not only how a gun manufacturer operates but also the family life of the people who own the store. As a result they will have plenty of things to check out when watching this show. The viewers will get to see a number of perspectives and get to know the family as well as what they do.

Anyone who is interested in reality shows, guns and also how a gun manufacturer operates will likely enjoy this show. It will also appeal to those who would like to see how a family lives and get to know these people on a personal level. Since this show covers guns, it may not be for everyone. There was some controversy surrounding this show due to some recent shootings. As a result some people might find this show to glorify firearms a little too much. However this is still one of the more informative and intriguing shows due to the family dynamics and also how a gun manufacturer and seller operates. Out of all the reality shows on television it has to be among the most interesting and enjoyable to watch.

American Guns is a series that is currently running and has 2 seasons (26 episodes). The series first aired on October 10, 2011.

Where to Watch American Guns

American Guns is available for streaming on the Discovery Channel website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch American Guns on demand at Amazon Prime, Amazon, Hulu, Microsoft Movies & TV, Google Play, Apple TV and Discovery.

  • Premiere Date
    October 10, 2011
  • IMDB Rating
    6.6  (482)