We can build your AK/AR

John Sbandi

MTF AK/AR Builder

John is our in house AK Gunsmith and is also knowledgeable in building many other firearm platforms. John has been an aircraft mechanical engineer for the past 10 years and was an aircraft heavy structures technician for many years prior. He recently found that building firearms was his true passion and takes great pride in his work. He has the support of his wife and two daughters. Stop by the shop and talk to him about AK's or any other build you might be interested in! You wont be disappointed!  

Contact Email: [email protected]

Normal Hours: Monday-Thursday 11AM-7PM & Saturdays 9AM-4PM

All pickups or drop-offs that want to speak with John in person must schedule with John prior. We try to limit the amount of down time from builds so we can get our work done. Thanks for understanding.

Want an awesome in person build experience with John? Check out  The Kalashnikov Experience

The AK Build Menu (Bon Appetit)

Basic AK Build

No Paint, No Rivets, No Machine Work


Cetme Model C Build


FAL Build


Galil Rifle Build


Galil Pistol Build


Siaga 5.45 Conversion Basic

No folder, no dimpled components, no short barrel.


Siaga 7.62 Conversion Basic

No folder, no dimpled components, no short barrel.


Paint AK Russian Black

Bead Blast & Paint


Paint RPK Russian Black

Bead Blast & Paint


Cerakote AK Single Color

Bead Blast & Paint


Check out Middletown Firearms Custom Build and Repair Group on Facebook by clicking these words. (John's Work) 

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Sales almost every day!