Established gunmakers shouldn’t be afraid to go it alone.
It is hard work and daunting to begin with but the pros far outweigh the cons. Timing is important. I had always wanted to set up shop for myself but I felt it was crucial to do my time in the trade before I took the leap. Every business is different but I never really considered being located on a high street, I wanted premises off the beaten track where we could have a shop with character and a test facility.