About Us

Borchardt Rifle Company
Al Story
9732 Highway 180 West,
Silver City, NM 88061

Well known for its 1878 Sharpos Borchardt Action and Custom Rifles and the BRC Premium Barrel, BRC is owned and operated by Al Story, a master machinist and gunsmith with over 45 years experience. All BRC products are produced in his 50 x 70 foot machine shop in Silver City, New Mexico.
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BRC Custom Barrel

Al started out on a small scale manufacturing barrels for BRC custom rifles, then grew the shop to the capacity for filling large orders, especially the BRC Premium Barrel. Over the years he found ways to improve the BRC barrel, resulting in the BRC Premium Barrel. With customer feedback and extensive testing, BRC is now offering a match quality barrel at a very competitive price.
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Ruger Cylinders

BRC has sold over 2,000 Ruger cylinders and over 4,000 ejector rod housings. Call or email with questions and orders. When you call, someone who actually machines BRC products will answer your questions or take your order.
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Al Story, BRC Owner, Master Machinist

Jeamie Burris, Machinist, Book Keeper and Order Taker