American Pistolsmiths Guild

Dedicated to Excellence in the Pistolsmithing Craft

Dave Laubert

Shop Info


Defensive Creations Gunsmithing was established in 1999 after many years of applying my professional knowledge as a machinist to my hobby. Now we have become a growing company that is serving Military, and Law Enforcement, as well as civilian shooters, in acquiring exactly what they need or want for their shooting needs. We operate a full service gunsmith shop, performing complete services from general cleanings to full custom built weapons. Please feel free to explore our site to look at some of our previous work and current endeavors, and contact us with any inquiries you may have.



Contact Info

Defensive Creations

253 Maplewood Dr.
Alliance, 44601



Work Performed

My background knowledge comes from 28 years as a machinist.  In 1999 I opened the doors of Defensive Creations LLC; a full service comprehensive gunsmith shop serving Law Enforcement, Military, and Civilians alike. I am a competitive shooter, aggressive and devoted trainee of some of the biggest names in the industry, and work very diligently with customers to stay current on the needs of shooters nationwide. I am a licensed Manufacturer of firearms, I have extensive experience with various weapon platforms, and an expansive knowledge base.