American Pistolsmiths Guild

Dedicated to Excellence in the Pistolsmithing Craft

Thomas W. Rodden, Jr

Contact Info

Thomas W. Rodden, Jr

6520 Mallard Creek Road
Charlotte, 28262


Guild History

Thomas is a student in the final semester of his studies at Montgommery College in Troy, North Carolina and is a receipient of a $1,500 scholarship from the American Pistolsmiths Guild and a matching amount from Brownell’s Gunsmith Tools in Montezuma, Iowa.


Thomas is  majoring in gunsmithing with a minor in Shooting Sports management. He is an exemplary student with a 3.93 grade point average and has been inducted into the Phi Theta Kappa honor society. Thomas would like to apprentice with a well-known gunsmith and then open his own shop.