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Understand the Design, Function and Repair of the FNP Pistol


The American Gunsmithing Institute, producers of the most authoritative instructional gunsmithing DVD courses, introduces a new Technical Manual & Armorer’s Course on the FNH FNP-9/40 pistols hosted by Senior Instructor and Master Gunsmith Bob Dunlap and Master Gunsmith Ken Brooks. Dunlap is a renowned expert on many firearms, including Browning pistols, rifles and shotguns. FN has been a manufacturer of Browning designed firearms for over 100 years.AGI FNH FNP course

This course is ideal for those who are looking for practical instruction on how to get the FNP pistol completely apart, clean, troubleshoot, make common repairs and get the gun back together and operating properly without any “leftover” parts.

A cut-away gun is used to show the viewer how the parts and systems operate and interact. One will learn how the firearm disconnects and how the fire control and safety systems work. Additionally, the viewer will observe the feeding / extraction / ejection / reloading cycle. Finally, one will learn how to get the locking block out of the gun without damaging its polymer frame and see how to reverse the magazine catch.

Among the items covered, viewers will learn:

  • History
  • Double Action / Single Action Pistol
  • Disassembly
  • Cleaning &  Lubrication
  • Reassembly
  • Troubleshooting & Repair
  • Final Thoughts & Wrap Up

The AGI Technical Manual & Armorer’s Course: FNH FNP-9/40 Pistol is a must have for any Browning pistol enthusiast and is available at for only $39.95 (plus s/h) (Product ID#152DVD).

If you want the quick course on how to get the FNH FNP-9/40 Pistol apart, back together and operating as intended, then this is the course for you. If you want to start making money at the hobby you love, check out our basic AGI Professional Gunsmith course where, in 108 hours of your own time, you can become a certified gunsmith.