Thunder Ranch Rifles: The Standard

To ensure full control over options, design, and manufacturing we have created a rifle division.  THUNDER RANCH RIFLES.  Using Clint’s knowledge of what does and does not need to be on a fighting gun we have produced The Standard.  From stock to muzzle this rifle includes everything Clint wants in and on a rifle and nothing else. If you plan on carrying it, training with it,  using it, and holding it on target for any length of time it needs to be lightweight.   Using proven components, quality material and manufacturing this is The Standard.

  • Thunder Ranch Rifles Billet Machined Lower
  • Thunder Ranch Rifles Lite Upper
  • 14.5″ 5.56  .625 Midlength Barrel w/ Lo Pro gas block
  • Phantom 5C1 Flash Hider, Pinned and Welded to Barrel
  • 13″  “PicMod” Handguard
  • Ballistic Advantage Phosphate BCG
  • Gas Buster Charging Handle
  • ALG Defense ACT Combat Trigger AR-15
  • Magpul MOE K Grip
  • Magpul CTR Stock
  • Magpul MBUS PRO Backup Sights
  • Weight 5.9 lbs.

Thunder Ranch Rifles: The Marksman

To ensure full control over options, design, and manufacturing we have created a rifle division.  THUNDER RANCH RIFLES.  Using Clint’s knowledge of what does and does not need to be on a fighting gun we have produced The Marksman.   From stock to muzzle this rifle includes everything Clint wants in and on a DMR rifle and nothing else. If you plan on carrying it, training with it,  using it, and holding it on target for any length of time it needs to be lightweight.  Also returning to its true design for the cartridge at inception we have used a 20″ lightweight barrel.  Using proven components, quality material and manufacturing this is The Marksman.

  • Thunder Ranch Rifles Billet Machined Lower
  • Thunder Ranch Rifles Lite Upper
  • 20″ 5.56 Barrel w/ Lo Pro gas block
  • Phantom 5C1 Flash Hider
  • 9″   “PicMod” Handguard
  • Ballistic Advantage Phosphate BCG
  • Gas Buster Charging Handle
  • ALG Defense ACT Combat Trigger AR-15
  • Magpul MOE K Grip
  • Magpul CTR Stock
  • Magpul MBUS PRO Backup Sights
  • Weight 6.2 lbs.

G.A. Precision Thunder Ranch Rifle

The G.A. Precision Thunder Ranch Rifle could be considered the pinnacle of accurate, hand built, bolt action rifles for use in demanding environments. This rifle, chambered in 308 Win., is the perfect compliment to our High Angle Rifle Class. If you could have only one rifle, you would be hard pressed to find a better choice. Built to Clint’s specifications for a hard use, incredibly accurate, ultimately reliable bolt action rifle.

Heirloom Precision Clint Smith Signature Model 1911

Each pistol is individually handcrafted to represent Clint’s idea for the pinnacle of carry guns featuring unsurpassed quality and attention to detail. These guns are an investment in quality as well as the linage of pistol craft and each is accompanied by a numbered build sheet signed by Clint Smith and Jason Burton and bearing both the Thunder Ranch and Heirloom Precision logos.

Mossberg 500 Thunder Ranch 12ga. Pump Shotgun

Tough, effective, reliable and affordable describes the Thunder Ranch Model 500 Pump Shotgun by Mossberg. Built to Clint Smith’s specifications, it embodies the core of what a fighting shotgun should be.

Mossberg MVP Patrol Thunder Ranch Rifle 5.56 and 7.62 NATO

The Mossberg MVP Patrol bolt action rifles are great all-around workhorse firearms that won’t break the bank. One of the unique features is that the 5.56 version will accept standard AR magazines, and the 7.62 NATO version will accept both AR10 and M1A/M14 style magazines. Picatinny top rail, and integrated back up iron sights.

Smith & Wesson Model 325 Thunder Ranch Revolver

The Smith and Wesson Model 325 .45 ACP Thunder Ranch Revolver is a collaboration between the legendary Smith and Wesson Performance Center and Clint Smith. Built to Clint’s stringent specifications, it has everything you would want in a fighting revolver.

Mossberg HS12 12ga. Thunder Ranch Over/Under

If you live in an area that doesn’t allow for pump action or semi-automatic shotguns for personal defense, or you if you just like to know that you have 2 ready to go, no extra manipulation required, then the Mossberg HS12 fits the bill. It also works works as a backup shotgun option. Made to Clint’s specifications, this short barreled Over/Under is as reliable as they come.

Baer 1911 Thunder Ranch Special

The new Les Baer CustomThunder Ranch 1911 is a serious, no-nonsense self-defense pistol conceived by Clint Smith, Director of Thunder Ranch, one of the premier training facilities dedicated to teaching people how to survive in a tough, unfriendly world.
Clint Smith cares about good guns and he’s concerned that his students are equipped with reliable, accurate guns they might one day have to trust with their lives. That’s why Clint Smith approached Les Baer about developing a dependable, combat-proven 1911 with which he and his students could feel completely confident. So, Clint Smith specified the features he wanted and Les Baer built it. The result is a distinctive yet practical 1911 that’s ideal for personal defense and a source of pride for the owner.

Baer 1911 Thunder Ranch Special 2nd Gen

The new Les Baer CustomThunder Ranch 1911 is a serious, no-nonsense self-defense pistol conceived by Clint Smith, Director of Thunder Ranch, one of the premier training facilities dedicated to teaching people how to survive in a tough, unfriendly world.
Clint Smith cares about good guns and he’s concerned that his students are equipped with reliable, accurate guns they might one day have to trust with their lives. That’s why Clint Smith approached Les Baer about developing a dependable, combat-proven 1911 with which he and his students could feel completely confident. So, Clint Smith specified the features he wanted and Les Baer built it. The result is a distinctive yet practical 1911 that’s ideal for personal defense and a source of pride for the owner.