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Posted: 7/9/2020 10:15:19 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 7/9/2020 10:28:49 PM EDT by TripleB]
I learned recently Master BHP pistolsmith  Jim Garthwaite passed away on 6/30, truely a sad day, may he rest in peace... i had sent in one of my BHP to him to customize, here i want to share his artwork to you arfcom. any other members please share pictures of his artwork.....









FN marked 40 S&W BHP, converted to 9mm Barstol barrel, full customization package.....
One of kind holster from Roger@QVO
Link Posted: 7/9/2020 10:22:02 PM EDT
One less master 'smith for the HP. RIP Mr Garthwaite.
Link Posted: 7/10/2020 11:34:03 AM EDT
RIP
Link Posted: 7/11/2020 10:06:19 AM EDT
Sad to hear.  First saw his work in American Handgunner and was thoroughly impressed.  RIP.
Link Posted: 7/11/2020 6:54:26 PM EDT
Sorry to hear this. Jim worked on a Hi Power for me several years ago. He was one of the best gunsmiths out there.


Link Posted: 7/14/2020 10:28:22 PM EDT
Originally Posted By TripleB:
I learned recently Master BHP pistolsmith  Jim Garthwaite passed away on 6/30, truely a sad day, may he rest in peace... i had sent in one of my BHP to him to customize, here i want to share his artwork to you arfcom. any other members please share pictures of his artwork.....
https://i.imgur.com/l5Tbi00l.jpg?1
https://i.imgur.com/WSBtINUl.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/l5cr8Psl.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/1rFKz8Fl.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/g4PGvc8l.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/pm28dPAl.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/9b6ivzSl.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/CFgQ3w7l.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/tPLv8ERl.jpg
FN marked 40 S&W BHP, converted to 9mm Barstol barrel, full customization package.....
One of kind holster from Roger@QVO
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That is a masterwork.  RIP, Mr. Garthwaite!!!  
Link Posted: 7/29/2020 7:24:34 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 7/29/2020 7:27:53 PM EDT by Rellascout]
One of my favorite BHPs RIP Sir












Link Posted: 8/12/2020 2:55:28 PM EDT
Damn that sucks. His BHP flat triggers the best.
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